Junior Graphic Designer – Summer Student

Company: The Glencoe Club
Commitment: Full-Time, Summer Contract

Company Description

The Glencoe Club is a private, family-oriented sports and social club located in the Elbow Park neighbourhood of Calgary, Alberta. Our facility boasts a full-service food & beverage department as well as eight sport facilities. These facilities include curling, bowling, skating, aquatics, squash, tennis, badminton, a climbing centre, new fitness centre, an indoor playground, and a Pro Shop. 

If you can be genuinely passionate about our vision to be our members’ second home, providing excellence in all that we do, have a proven track record for creating exceptional experiences through your interactions and are willing to champion our values of respect, wellness, integrity, relationships, caring and innovation we want to hear from you.

Job Description

We are seeking a Junior Graphic Designer to join our Creative Studio and provide The Glencoe Club/The Glencoe Golf & Country Club with a professional image through creative and efficient production of all communication materials.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with and assist the Creative Studio team with all creative projects (design, layout and production of posters, postcards, menus, newsletters, brochures, pamphlets, signage, business forms, digital collateral, logos, manuals, facility displays, etc)
  • Assist with the design work for “Glencoe Life” (quarterly magazine)
  • Use online project management tool “Wrike” for all tasks
  • Follow brand guidelines in all design work
  • Assist the Creative Studio with all production projects (including poster mounting, cutting, scoring, folding and other bindery requirements)
  • Edit copy/proofread as needed

This is a summer position from May to the end of August. Typical hours will be Monday to Friday, 8:30AM-4:30PM. The successful applicant will be required to complete a criminal records background check, and a Respect in the Workplace online certification.

The Glencoe Club offers an excellent working environment featuring opportunities for training and development, staff meals, and numerous employee recognition programs.

For additional information, please visit www.glencoejobs.org or www.glencoe.org.

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in or recent graduate of a diploma program in Communication Arts, Graphic Arts, New Media or related field.
  • Strong design portfolio
  • Experience working with MAC OS and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Understanding of colour theory, typography and principles of design
  • Highly organized, creative, precise (a keen attention to detail), thorough, competent, punctual
  • Be a team player and have passion, integrity and energy
  • Be committed to learning (online, webcasts, classes – staying current with technology)
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills (a diplomatic, outgoing personality able to foster relationships with members and employees)
  • Have exceptional communication (both written and verbal) and organization skills

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their cover letter and resume to hr@glencoe.org by April 30, 2019.


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