Project Designer Signage and Wayfinding

Job Description

Modulex Alberta is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Project Designer to join the Calgary team. The successful candidate will work independently and as part of a team. S/he will be responsible for client facing, project management and design activity from start to finish; accountable for deliverables/outcomes, budgets and schedule adherence.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Overall project coordination/management
  • Wayfinding/sign planning: location, type, messaging etc.
  • Design: conceptual and graphic design, product/material specification/design development.
  • Coordinate and oversee vendors during fabrication and installation: ensure adherence to specification, quality control, schedule etc.
  • Client facing activities: communication, presentations, coordination etc.
  • Proactively identifies and manages risks within projects.
  • Manage/record time and billing on projects.

Required Skills

  • Exceptional Organizational, Time Management and Project Management skills are mandatory.
  • Has professional understanding of–and experience working with– architectural plans and drawing packages.
  • Must be fully proficient and skilled in the Adobe suite; must be an expert user of Illustrator and InDesign .
  • Has exceptional design skill and the ability to clearly communicate ideas both verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent communication skills: verbal (in person and telephone) and written.
  • Experience with Filemaker is an asset.
  • Extreme attention to detail, while working efficiently and maintaining a schedule.
  • Ability to manage concurrent deadlines and work under pressure.

Preference will be given to individuals who:

  • Must have advanced knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Excel
  • Expert Project Management, Time Management and Organizational skills essential.
  • Have an understanding of signage industry materials, finishes and fabrication techniques.
  • Capable of specifying Environmental Graphic Design/signage/wayfinding concepts for manufacture.

Compensation: Hourly Rate to be negotiated, dependent upon experience.

Job Location

Position Type

 

Full-Time/ Regular

To apply, email your cover letter, online portfolio and resume to careers@modulexamericas.com.