Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer (Vancouver, WA)

Cestusline, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly skilled and experienced graphic designer. Responsibilities will include the design and development of graphics for websites, print media, tradeshows, product labeling and packaging, and other purposes.

 About Cestusline

Cestusline is a growing industrial safety-glove company that is committed to making durable, hard-working gloves that provide maximum hand protection and are comfortable to wear. Our ergonomic pre-curved finger design reduces strain to prevent hand-fatigue during prolonged wear when injuries are more likely to occur. Cestus gloves are named after the gloves worn by Roman gladiators. Cestus® (ses-tuh s) has brought superior design and craftsmanship in hand safety to modern-day gladiators since 2010. Today, Cestusline creates gloves ranging from basic utility and gardening gloves to oil resistant, cut, puncture, and abrasion resistant, and vibration dampening gloves for various industries including Oil and Gas, Mining, Construction, Welding, Fire and Rescue and skilled trades. Top-notch materials, detailed stitching, and innovative designs unite to make gladiator-tough gloves that are safe and comfortable to work in.

Work you’ll do

  • Work under supervision of the Marketing Manager on projects of variable scope, complexity, and duration.
  • Create and implement graphic design solutions for websites, print media, social media, tradeshows, product labeling and packaging, and other purposes.
  • Design aesthetically pleasing, effective, and audience-aware graphics, presentations, and other marketing collateral.
  • Identify vendors for production of print media, sales collateral, and other requirements; submit and obtain completed orders
  • Estimate levels of effort for design tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Explain graphic design requirements to support decisions
  • Maintain graphic design best practices.
  • Identify opportunities to increase graphic design expertise and knowledge of the hand-safety industry.

Qualifications Required:

  • 3-5 years of graphic design experience
  • Proven graphics and web design experience
  • Strong understanding of social media platforms
  • Expertise in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
  • Experience with MS PowerPoint
  • Ability to work, self-direct, prioritize, and collaborate within a diverse team
  • Ability to translate high-level direction and feedback into appropriate, creative visuals and quickly iterate
  • Ability to meet deadlines in an environment with shifting priorities and busy schedules
  • Ability to join a project during any stage of its lifecycle
  • Ability to work in a variety of styles and incorporate approved branding
  • Strong attention to detail, consistency across channels and platforms, version control
  • General interest in innovative technologies and design methods
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

Desired:

  • Still Photographic and video editing/motion graphics, 3D (Rhino, C4D, Maya)

Compensation

Compensation package includes negotiable base salary depending on demonstrated qualifications and potential; employee only paid health insurance; paid-time off; life and disability insurance; and optional vision, dental, and retirement plans.

 To Apply

Email: marketing@cestusline.com When applying, please send a PDF of your resume and portfolio (or a link to your portfolio site).

IMPORTANT: Applicants without a portfolio will likely not be considered!

PLEASE: No calls. Due to the high volume of applicants, we can only reply to candidates whom we deem the best possible fit.