Associate Production Artist

Lynwood, Seattle Area Washington
Required Experience: 2 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted an hour ago

This position will assist the Zumiez owned & Licensing design teams’ functions such as (but not limited to) reviewing, commenting, and organizing product, trim & packaging submits. As well as creating and updating product tech packs. Our ideal candidate is a self-starter with a proven background in Production work within Apparel Design

Job Duties & Responsibilities

- Contributing to the completion and maintenance of Artwork for Product Tech Packs and BOMs
- Assist the Design Teams on communication for print, trim & packaging, comments, and approvals
- Assist in building and maintaining the print, trim & packaging libraries
- Assists in building artwork specifications files for Zumiez owned & Licensed products
- Responsible for Packaging, Trims, and Printable Product sample tracking
- Build a knowledge base for print techniques, label qualities, paper qualities, and other trims
- Build and manage line sheets for Printable Products (Blank based Tees, Sweatshirts…)
- Utilize best practices to organize, store, name and set up creative files efficiently and effectively
- Promote continual improvement and actively contribute to a culture of innovation, excellence, and accountability
- Ensure an efficient process and communication flow between design, development and strategic partners

Job Requirements & Qualifications

- 1-2 years of experience in Production Art preferred or equivalent
- Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
- Knowledge of the printing processes for Apparel and Packaging a plus
- Ability to remain detail-oriented while working in an exciting yet very busy department
- Excellent problem-solving skills, strong time management, organizational and communication skills
- Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
- Ability to give and receive constructive feedback
- Understanding of branding and the ability to adhere to established brand guidelines

Please submit resume and portfolio through Malakye
awesome culture, company events, discount at Zumiez stores, medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Program