Parks Graphic Designer, Seasonal

Kenosha County Parks Division

The Kenosha County Parks Division is accepting applications for a short-term seasonal Graphic Designer for 2024. This position is located in Kenosha County, a growing community along the shores of Lake Michigan and less than an hour away from Milwaukee and Chicago. To see why Kenosha County is a great place to live, work, and play, please visit:

Position Details

Parks Graphic Designer, Seasonal
Southeast Wisconsin
Kenosha, WI

Position Summary and Job Duties:

The seasonal Graphic Designer will work alongside the Development Coordinator with the management, planning, and execution of a variety of graphic design projects for the Kenosha County Parks throughout the year.

  • Designs graphics for digital and print marketing materials using Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop 
  • Assists in the creation and design of brochures, logos, flyers, posters, banners, and digital pieces 
  • Assists Coordinator with creation of branded graphical items to promote park initiatives and special events 
  • Drafts social media graphics and posts Performs other duties as assigned

Success Factors:

  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other Adobe Creative Cloud apps 
  • Knowledge of, or ability to readily learn, various software applications 
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with patrons of all ages 
  • A strong understanding on design and branding 
  • Ability to navigate most forms of social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.) 
  • Ability to design and edit graphics 
  • Ability to accept, understand, and follow written and/or verbal instruction 
  • Ability to multitask and organize numerous projects efficiently 
  • Ability to provide regular updates to immediate supervisor 
  • Ability to meet deadlines as needed

Job Requirements, Education, Training and Experience:

  • College undergraduate or graduate student, or recent university graduate, with academic focus/experience in a degree program related to any of the following: graphic design, web design, marketing, communications, or related discipline 
  • Videography experience is preferred but not required 
  • Must be at least 18 years old at time of application 
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license at time of hire and maintain during incumbency, with acceptable driving record

Hiring Range: $16.00 to $20.00 per hour based on qualifications.

Kenosha County is committed to Diversity and Inclusion and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Work Schedule:

  • 20 hours per week beginning in January 2024.
  • Must be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays

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