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Production Artist - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA, US, 30346

APG Headquarters

 

Job ID:  215120

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading supplier of products for North America’s building and landscaping markets. Its products include concrete masonry and hardscapes, packaged cement mixes, packaged lawn and garden products and composite decking products that are sold through a variety of channels.  Oldcastle APG is the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands including Belgard Hardscapes, Echelon masonry products, Sakrete bagged dry-mixes, Anchor Wall Systems, MoistureShield composite decking, among others.  With over 195 operating locations and 6,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces.  Oldcastle APG is a U.S. subsidiary of CRH plc., a leading global diversified building materials group.

 

Job Summary

 

Oldcastle APG is looking for a quick and detail-driven production artist. As a core member of the design team your duties include technical execution of various marketing pieces, collaboratively and proactively supporting fellow designers and juggling multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, environment. Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign).

 

  • Create solutions under the direction of creative lead following style guides and templates.
  • Revise and proof files accurately and efficiently through multiple rounds of review, coordinating with the designers, brand team and field marketers to implement changes.
  • Manage the printing of large-scale projects by attending press checks, maintaining communication with printers and providing updates on project status and delivery dates.
  • Adjust packaging artwork with adherence to style/brand guides, including versions of design to accommodate varying products, sizes and legal warning statements.
  • Image manipulation to include silos, retouching, and simple color correction.
  • Maintain constant communication with Team Leads regarding project status.
  • Manage the functionality and supplies for our laser and inkjet printers
  • Prepare for presentations including printing/binding of materials and mounting presentation boards as necessary.

 

Requirements

 

  • 1+ years eperience in production and/or graphic design background with strong knowledge of die lines, paragraph and character styles and various printing techniques, with understanding of 4-color process and spot-color printing a must.
  • Packaging design experience and knowledge of consumer packaging die-lines, warning labels, and point-of-purchase (POP) shippers and mass-market retail packaging a huge plus.
  • Basic understanding (or willingness to learn) Microsoft Office Suite (PPT, DOCX, XLSX, etc.)

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Package Design, Manufacturing