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JOB TITLE: Student Graphic Design Employee

New Art Logo W2018


Work as a Graphic Designer on multiple projects; also may assist with phone, deliveries, clerical, customer service, and/or general labor.

This is an excellent opportunity for Graphic Design students to gain on-the-job experience for a future career


  • Implement design and production of University Publications, web, social graphics, posters, and flyers independently and with the art direction of the Creative Director.
  • Prepare designed publication files for printing with ticketing system.
  • Keep all project files organized in labeled folders in a central location on the server.
  • Meet and communicate with clients and the creative director daily to discuss design projects.
  • Create paper mock-ups using cutting mat and adhesive and deliver to clients.
  • Proficient in page layout with Adobe Illustrator and InDesign, some experience with Photoshop on a Mac platform.

The student must be organized and able to accept art direction and critiques in a fast-paced office setting. Must be responsible for designing a project from concept to finished product. Must work accurately, pay close attention to detail and be open to suggestions and revisions on the part of both the client and University Communications supervisors. Expected to use spell check features on every project and gain sign-off from clients prior to printing.


Enrolled in SVSU classes as a degree-seeking student (excludes guest students)

Fall and Winter: at least 6 credit hours each semester
Spring / Summer: at least 6 credits total or be pre-registered for at least 6 credits for the upcoming Fall semester
Prior training as a graphic design student on a Mac in the Adobe programs listed above.


The Handshake job posting ID is #5099477 if you would like to review it.

(if you have questions about how to apply call Jen Weiss in Career Services, she is on this note)

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989-964-4893 989-964-4893

Department Chair

Shaun Bangert


Arbury Fine Arts Center 153