Graphic Designer

  • Job Reference: 290700230-2
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Icon Identity Solutions
  • Location: Mentor, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Creative
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Signage Industry Experience Highly Preferred

Job Summary: Utilizing computer technology, design and create sign and building illustrations. Provide support in design by offering fresh, creative and sound design solutions.

Our Exceptional Benefits Plan includes:

* Supportive & Friendly Culture
* Manage national accounts for Fortune 500 companies
* Medical, Dental, Vision coverage options
* Flexible Spending & Health Savings Accounts
* Wellness Screenings
* Life Insurance
* 401k
* Short/Long Term Disability
* Generous Paid Time Off program
* Career Growth Opportunities and Career Mapping
* Additional perks including Pet Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Educational Assistance Program (Non-Union employees), and Various employee discount offerings from our Vendors
* Per diems available when traveling

Summary: Stratus is one of the nation's largest brand implementation companies. We are made up of 700+ employees nationwide who roll up their sleeves, dive into the details and bring our clients' brands to life! We deliver versatile solutions for some of the nation's largest and most recognized brands. From signage to site refresh & remodel, from energy & lighting to repair & maintenance solutions, we deliver ideal solutions to meet all our client's branding needs.


* Receive and review design requests submitted by Sales Team, Program Managers, and Service Department.
* Utilize latest version of CorelDRAW, Illustrator and AutoCAD to produce conceptual and technical production drawings
* Ability to learn and research new sign / design technology in order to reach maximum efficiencies and value engineer sign products
* Meet one on one with Salespeople and Program Managers to determine customer design needs.
* Attend periodic design meetings called and held by immediate supervisor.
* Periodically aid department with vinyl cutting, weeding, and application.
* Perform other tasks assigned by Director of Design as required to timely complete drawings and production support


Education, Experience, and Credentials

* Two-year Associates Degree or Technical Degree in art or Design preferred
* Proficient with latest version of CorelDRAW, Corel PHOTO-PAINT, Adobe Creative Cloud, AutoCAD and Microsoft PowerPoint a plus.


* Sign knowledge preferred
* Ability to create computer generated graphics and presentation drawings.
* Ability to learn new techniques quickly
* Organized and creative
* Excellent time management skills
* Good communication skills
* Ability to communicate artistic concepts
* Good attention to detail and ability to render accurately
* Team oriented
* Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
* Ability to have a number of jobs "open" at any given time