Brixwork is looking for a talented graphic designer to join our fun & dynamic team that is constantly growing.

Hiring A Production Line Graphic Designer

  • Unique opportunity to join a growing team that has been in operation for many years, with many more to come.
  • Work in our Gastown office at your own workstation with a 27″ iMac and an external monitor and your own L-shaped desk.
  • As much tea, coffee, and delicious snacks as you need to fill your stomach and heart.
  • Learn to work in a team environment with your project lead, your coders/developers, content administrators, as well as some client interaction.

Brixwork Real Estate Marketing provides boutique marketing services for the real estate industry in both Canada and the USA. During a time of unprecedented growth, we are now looking for an additional Graphic Designer to join the Brixwork team. This role would suit someone with a passion for creating elegant, simple and beautiful designs on digital media as well as printed media, whilst maintaining strong attention to detail and keeping deadlines/timelines in mind.

The chosen candidate will be working out of our Gastown studio in Downtown Vancouver. Foreign contractors need not apply as we have a very strict policy of our entire workforce operating out of our Vancouver Headquarters. This is a full-time position, with a minimum of 37.5 hours per week of work.

Technical Knowledge & Skills

  1. InDesign & Illustrator skills
  2. Photoshop Skills
  3. Sketch Skills
  4. Comfortable On Mac OSX
  5. Knowledge of Web Design best practices
  6. Knowledge of typography
  7. Knowledge of colour spaces (CMYK, RGB & Pantone)
  8. Experience in print production for digital & offset presses

Experience & Qualifications

  1. Minimum 1 year in design school or equivalent self-obtained education.
  2. Preferred international design experience & taste (not just Canada/Domestic) as we serve an international audience.
  3. Good handle of English & clear communication skills.
  4. Preferred 1 year in any type of customer service or administrative/office experience.
  5. Legally able to work in Canada.
  6. Attention to detail & good review skills
  7. Able to work in a team environment and under pressures of deadlines.
  8. Good organization skills to keep track of multiple projects.
  9. Willingness to learn & progress with new skills and techniques.
  10. Solid work ethics, and able to work without supervision.

What We Are Offering

  1. Full-time employment in a dynamic, fast-paced team!
  2. $17/hr probation wage for first 3 months, then up to $20/hr and Benefits.
  3. Periodic review of performance & salary (3~6 month period, typically)
  4. Opportunity to learn & grow in a Vancouver-based start-up with years of operation history.
  5. Free Coffee & Lattes all day long.
  6. Team Lunch Fridays!
  7. iMac + multiple monitors workstation provided.

How To Apply

If this role sounds like you, please submit an emailed application to Jeff (jeff@brixwork.com). Things to include:

  1. Resume & Brief Cover letter
  2. The email subject must contain “Production Line Graphic Designer – ”.
  3. Do not phone – if you call us, you will automatically be disqualified.
  4. Graphic Portfolio: include at least one raw InDesign and one raw Illustrator file for inspection.

Your Future Co-Workers (8 + you!):

4 other Web Developer/Coders to share tasks with, bounce ideas off of, and learn from.
1 other Graphic Designer who will set the visuals and direction of your products.
1 SEO/Blog Writer & Tech Support and Content Manager for you to help out.
1 Administrator who handles customer inquiries, invoices & payments that you will communicate with.
1 CEO that oversees the operations, back-end software development & architecture, and some project management.