POSITION: Full-Time Graphic Designer
The Oak Lawn Public Library, Administration Department, has a position open for a full-time Graphic Designer, Grade VIII. This position will design and execute a variety of communications materials. The Graphic Designer will develop innovative and strategic marketing, communications and branding solutions.
This is a 37.5 hour per week “exempt” position with a work schedule which includes daytime, evening and weekend hours as needed. The salary range is $35,670.96 - $51, 211.44 and includes a full benefits package, per the current Personnel Policy. Benefits include: Four weeks annual vacation, sick and personal leave allowance, health insurance, IMRF pension plan and life insurance.
Duties of the position include: being responsible for the artistic development and appearance of all Library promotions; ensuring brand and design consistency; and communicating with staff regarding design of publications and displays.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in a discipline related to graphic design; at least two years’ experience designing marketing materials; proficient in current design software, including Adobe Creative Suite. Must demonstrate excellent communication skills and must be creative and deadline-oriented. Training or experience in the work of libraries or non-profits is highly desirable. Web page design, electronic media and illustration skills highly preferred.
To apply, your cover letter and resume (with three references) should include links to your portfolio or other samples of your work. All resumes, cover letters and applications should be submitted to Judy Texter, Human Resources Coordinator, at: firstname.lastname@example.org