Vista Outdoor Sr. Production Artist in Petaluma, California
Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Minimum 7 years professional experience
Develop print ready production mechanicals based on design files
Must have expert knowledge in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Excellent knowledge of print production processes
Experience in long book file preparation
Thorough understanding of packaging dielines
Create 3D packaging comps when needed
Proof and assist in print production quality control
Prepare files for asset library
Maintain organization of server and production area
Manage/archive back-up system and files Requirements
A strong thinker, detail oriented and a nimble problem solver
An effective communicator to engage regularly with your team members and interdepartmental partners on progress and deadlines
Work efficiently on multiple projects and meet tight deadlines
Flexibility to adjust to changing business needs and priorities.
An enthusiasm for the geeky side of print and production
A positive attitude with a resourceful, self starter approach
Trapping and prepress experience a very big plus Education
Four-year Bachelor of Arts from an accredited university or two-year Associates degree from an art/design vocational college or equivalent work experience.
We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!
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Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
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