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GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS
The GRAPHIC ARTIST 3 coordinates work of contract artists, designers, and illustrators in the production of printed materials, consults with high-level administrators and faculty members on project needs and presents design concepts for projects; and prepares a full range of highly skilled and highly technical graphic art work for an agency.
This is the third level of a three-level series. It is distinguished from the lower levels by having coordinating responsibility involving contracts, budgets, and work prepared by freelance artists and photographers or responsibility for independently developing concepts or projects and coordinating production.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHERS
Employees in this class are in regular contact by telephone or in person with administration, faculty members, and other agency employees to advise and discuss graphic arts needs and projects; with freelance artists, designers, illustrators, and photographers to contract work on special projects; with printers for printing orders and typesetting specifications; and with vendors for graphic art supplies and equipment.
Employees in this class receive general supervision from an administrative superior or academician who reviews finished work for desired results. Work must be of professional quality and meet agency rules and regulations; State rules and regulations regarding contracts, rules and laws relating to copyright; General Services rules and regulations relating to printing; and the Right to Privacy Act for photography and recording.
Successful applicants will have experience in color separation, calligraphy, technical illustration, and/or computer graphics.
A Bachelor's or Associate degree in Graphic Arts may substitute for two years of experience.
A Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts with a minimum of 18 quarter (12 semester) hours of graphic arts courses may substitute for one year of the experience.
Transcripts must be submitted for all required and/or related courses.