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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/05/18

Applications Due12/15/18

Vacancy ID62176

AgencyWorkers' Compensation Board

TitleGraphic Designer 2, WCB Item #915

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $56604 to $71980 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Schenectady

Street Address Office of Public Information, Communication and Research

328 State Street

City Schenectady


Zip Code12305

Minimum Qualifications Non-Competitive: Bachelor s degree in an art or design field such as art, drawing, painting, illustration, digital design, or interactive media and two years of experience; or an associate s degree in the same fields and four years of experience.

Duties Description The incumbent, under general direction of the Art Director, will be responsible for the creation of assigned design projects that further the mission of the Public Information Office Unit. This includes both internal and external educational and outreach communications. Design materials, using Adobe Creative Suite, to supplement content that advises and educates both internal and external stakeholders of changes to the Board’s policies and procedures, which may include: Print materials including but not limited to factsheets, pamphlets, brochures, posters, postcards, reports, and other publications; Logos/icons/informational graphics; Electronic newsletters; Event booths with corresponding displays for materials; Web assets (Intranet and Website); Multimedia project assets (including animations); Create unique WCB-related illustrations for use in multiple formats, such as, PowerPoint presentations, print materials and animations; Prepare design files for print and assist in the coordination of print jobs; Research stock photography and edit photos; Assist with PowerPoint presentations; Graphic design project documentation and organization; Ensure compliance with the NYS Branding Guidelines; Assist in form development, as needed; Organize the image library; Serve on project teams as needed, attending meetings discussing the development of design projects; Maintain and update the unit’s procedures and templates; May supervise lower level Graphic Designers and/or interns.

Additional Comments Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest and resume which lists how you meet the minimum qualifications to be eligible to apply for this position. Please send your application to (email applications are preferred). It is important that you reference the WCB Item #915 in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application. (Please do not reference the Vacancy ID No.)

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Name Recruitment Unit

Telephone 518-474-2685

Fax 518-486-6364

Email Address HRM@WCB.NY.GOV


Street Human Resources Management

328 State Street

City Schenectady

State NY

Zip Code 12305


Notes on ApplyingPlease note: This vacancy is being posted in anticipation of an approved DOB waiver.

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