The Chicago Office has an opportunity for a Senior Environmental Graphics Designer. You will be working with a team of principals, design directors, CADD managers and graphic designers developing projects for transportation wayfinding, healthcare signage, hospitality, retail and international branded environments.
- Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Architecture or other related field
- 3-5 years of professional experience with planning, documenting and management of environmental graphic, branded environment and wayfinding projects
- Ability to prioritize and concurrently service multiple projects in a fast-pace working environment
- Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and CAD tools)
- Some knowledge in SketchUp, Revit or other 3D modeling program
- Excellent coordination and communication skills
The candidate will be involved in all phases of the design process including concept, schematic design, design development, construction documents and construction administration.
- Design and concept development and implementation
- Preparation of presentation materials
- Client Presentations
- Art direction where appropriate
- Research and analysis
- Preparation of computer files including templates and mechanicals if required
- Coordinate with design director and other team members during design process
- Assist with project management in the absence of project/design director or when appropriate
- Assist with production management including writing specifications, soliciting vendor bids, coordinating schedules and proofing where appropriate
- Design administration including filing, maintenance of job books, preparation of storage files and taking meeting notes where appropriate
- Assist with coordination/supervision of other team members or support staff
- Verbal and written communications, information research and tasks on behalf of the client as deemed appropriate by the design/project director
- Serving as client contact where deemed appropriate by design/project director
- Supporting new business functions as required including assistance with research, proposals and presentations
- Assessing and passing new business development opportunities with existing clients onto the marketing team
Chicago area residents only need apply. No relocation fees.
Selbert Perkins Design will never:
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- Ask for money
- Request that you purchase equipment for which you would later be reimbursed by the company
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Selbert Perkins Design is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for open positions.
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