Design Job: Web Designer at Hershey Entertainment

Looking for a web design job in, um, chocolate? Hershey Entertainment & Resorts in Hershey, PA, is hiring a web designer to handle digital projects with a print project or two from time to time. Click through to learn more and apply:

This position will be responsible for a full range of design services, from production graphics and banners, to micro sites and full website designs. This person will focus mainly on web/interactive-based design but will also contribute to Print media projects as needed. They must also must have a strong sense of design and composition, an understanding of branding, and be a designer, first and foremost. This person must work well in a collaborative environment, possessing the ability and personality to take and give direction to other designers.

Job Functions (*essential functions of this position):

  • Design a full range of products for web and interactive projects.*
  • Provide creative solutions for marketing campaigns as part of a team effort.*
  • Assist with print team design needs if necessary.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Graphic Arts/Design or related field.
  • Minimum of three (3) years related experience in graphic design. A total of (5) years of work experience can be substituted if education requirement is not met.

Additional Qualifications:

  • High proficiency in the use of Adobe Creative Suite (Fireworks, Photoshop, & Illustrator).
  • Ability to work within Dreamweaver (including templates) and be familiar working in the Mac environment.
  • Knowledgeable of CSS and the best practices for email and online uses. Must also be skilled to hardcode CSS & HTML while being proficient at creating tableless designs.
  • Experienced with User Interface design for web application as well as working knowledge of cross platform web development using W3C standards (CSS, HTML).
  • Knowledgeable of usability standards, information architecture best practices, and optimization techniques.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and the ability to take ownership of your projects.
  • Must be well organized, with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Must be able to to accept and respond to feedback and have excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Javascript (including jQuery & AJAX), HTML5, and mobile device design.

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