Shinesty

Associate Production Artist w/ a Sense of Humor

At Shinesty, our mission is to force the world to take itself less seriously. We make people laugh first and sell second. Our mothers don’t always approve of what we do, but the millions of people we’ve entertained over the years do.

We’re looking for a talented AF Associate Production Artist who is meticulously organized, can prepare seamless factory ready artwork and manage submits through the production process. This person should be fluent in Illustrator & Photoshop, have a keen eye for detail and must be able to update & manage our artwork through the production process. They will be working alongside the Print Design / Product Development teams ensuring our prints come to life and execute to the highest standards. You must be a hungry learner, an amazing communicator and be a pleasure to work with.

If you are a self-starter, a wizard in Adobe and love creating perfect printable repeats, we are ready to chat. If you like making people laugh, are a little Type A, our door is open for you. Does this sound like a dream job? Yup, it is.

Please apply here: https://apply.workable.com/shinesty/j/4F14670674/

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
– Create factory ready artwork to scale, with pantones, dimensions and call outs for specific print techniques.
– Create seamless repeats and layout engineered placement prints.
– Support & collaborate with the Print Design team ensuring our designs are executed from computer to customer.
– Review & comment to factory on all print strike offs in a timely manner.
– Review any strike off concerns with Print Design & Product Development.
– Implement design updates and revisions for artwork as needed.
– Artwork WIP Management.
– Hit deadlines & manage workflow of all print design needs.
– Be a clear communicator cross functionally with Design, Product Development, Sales and the factories.
– Keep up to date with print techniques and printing standards.
– Ready to roll-up sleeves and participate at all levels of the process.

Competencies:
– Solution Oriented: offer suggestions to the team on options if a print is not executing or a factory is having issues
– Highly Organized & Detail oriented: attention to detail and high expectations in your work
– Time management: The ability to manage multiple design projects and perform under pressure
– Takes Initiative: Self-driven and possesses an enthusiastic work ethic and passion for Shinesty.
– Flexible: A relentless and versatile learner – flexible and open to change in a fast-paced environment
– Clear communicator: Effective at communicating creative ideas and collaborating in a multi-team environment.
– Openness to criticism & ideas: Solicits feedback and improved upon work
– Passionate: Do what it takes to hit the business goals

Must Haves:
– 1-3 Production Artist or Relatable Experience
– Ability to prepare factory ready repeatable artwork with dimensions and pantones
– Amazing eye for color and the ability to pick appropriate pantone colors to go with the artwork
– Highly proficient in Illustrator & Photoshop
– Excel/Google Sheets Proficiency
– Portfolio of recent work highlighting production artist experience
– Must be local ( or willing to relocate )

Nice to haves:
– Knowledge of printing different textiles
– Experience in producing a range of printed products including, all over prints, placed prints & knit intarsia
– Experience working in Monday or Task Management Software

Education and Experience:
– Background in similar role & work to back it up

Benefits:
– Equity Stake in Shinesty
– Relocation budget available (to Denver/Boulder)
– Competitive salary, 40,000-50,000 depending on experience, plus generous bonus incentives.
– Full medical, dental, and vision insurance
– Dog-friendly office
– Flexible PTO, no need to accrue time, take as much as you’d like
– Flexible working hours, just get your stuff done and generate results
– All the tools and resources you need to be successful in this role

Please apply here: https://apply.workable.com/shinesty/j/4F14670674/

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