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Job of the Day! Graphic Artist

Position: Direct Hire Graphic Artist

Location: Buffalo, NY

Compensation: $19-23/hour DOE

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4pm


  • Provide graphic service to all business units by supplying proofs, blueprints, print ready files, films & plates
  • Support digital cell with print production and printer operation when necessary
  • Digitally revise or recreate customer art from electronic files and/or hard copies
  • Create dimensioned technical proofs and blueprints
  • Create mechanical files for Flexo & digital print processes
  • Operate equipment to make files and plates in conformance with documented procedures
  • Setup digital job tickets
  • Check files, plated & digital files for accuracy and quality
  • Operate digital cutting plotters, laminators & other digital printers
  • Develop improved techniques and workflows

Education, Experience, and Skills Required:

  • Bachelor or Associate degree in Graphic Arts or Design
  • 2+ years of pre-press or print work experience
  • Be knowledgeable about 4-color process and spot color files preparation & printing
  • Proficient with all technical aspects of digital file preparation for print
  • Advanced skills with macOS and Windows OS
  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat, MS Suite
  • Experience with AutoCAD a plus
  • Experience with electronic pre-press equipment
  • Must be detail-oriented, be organized and team-oriented

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