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Production Designer

Enlisted Design k

Oakland, CA

Jun 26
Job Description

Production Designer

Enlisted Design is seeking a Production Designer to join our busy, sun-filled, award-winning design studio. The position will initially be remote / WFH and with the expectation that work will be out of our Oakland studio once we are cleared to return to work.

This role will be reporting to and supporting our Director of Print Production and will be primarily working to produce technical files for printing. You will be engaged on packaging projects with an emphasis in the food & beverage and consumer technology industries.

Core creative responsibilities and capabilities:
• Produce clean, organized mechanical files for packaging
• Create packaging systems and design logic that easily extends over multiple SKUs
• Collaborate with creative visual designers to produce files that accurately reflect design intent
• Understand various printing processes including offset lithography, flexography and rotogravure, including strengths and limitations of each
• Competent photo re-touching skills
• Organize and maintain asset and archive systems
• Participate in recommendations for improvement to internal process and organization systems
• Can work within a fast, paced agency setting
• Work in close partnership with project managers and account leads

Required Qualifications
• Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite programs
• Some background in packaging production, particularly with flexible packaging
• Experience with on-press checks and approvals
• Experience with photo editing and color correction
• A working knowledge of inks (4c vs. spot), screen mesh, halftone frequency and print properties on various substrates
• Ability to review and approve digital and physical proofs
• 3+ years industry experience.

Some travel may be required to attended domestic and international press checks.
Please email us at recruiter@enlisteddesign.com with “Production Designer” in the subject line, and include your resume, and attached portfolio or URL if available. Do not send hard copies or original materials, as we do not return them. No phone calls please.

Application Details

Please email us at recruiter@enlisteddesign.com with “Production Designer” in the subject line, and include your resume, and attached portfolio or URL if available. Do not send hard copies or original materials, as we do not return them. No phone calls please.

Enlisted Design

We are a design agency with deep expertise in industrial design, branding, and packaging design. Collaboration is what sets us apart from all other creative agencies. We enlist your team, you enlist ours, and together we create.