Employment

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Pre Press Assistant

The Orb Factory Limited

Location: Halifax City

The Orb Factory is looking for a talented person to assist the development of craft products by checking accuracy of artwork, specifications, and files. If you are a person with a perfectionist eye for detail and interested in working in a team-focused environment, we welcome your resume!

Job Description:

Verifying style guides are followed by design team members.

Verifying proper workflow and file structure standards are followed.

Communicate issues with team members and offer guidance.

Verify product material usage in specifications and pre production samples.

Collecting files and releasing artwork to factories.

Communicate with factories in an approval process.

Create, edit, and verify die lines.

Qualifications:

Fluent in Mac OSX.

Fluent in Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign.

Knowledge of prepress work.

Knowledge of CMYK colour space.

Previous work experience in a prepress environment is an definetely an asset.

A post-secondary degree or diploma in graphic design with knowledge of prepress is an asset.

Skill and Abilities:

Excellent eye for details.

Recognize problems and create solutions.

Ability and experience in proofreading.

Excellent communication skills.

Highly organized and detail oriented.

Work well under pressure.

Enthusiastic and enjoys working in a team environment.

Not allergic to pink and purple.

First Impressions count so impress us with a good cover letter and tell us why you would be perfect for this job.

Please respond with cover letter, resume and an electronic portfolio or examples of your work if available to: martin@orbfactory.com