Jacobs Intern - Graphic Design (Summer 2018) in Bellevue, Washington

Intern - Graphic Design (Summer 2018)

Description

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Our Bellevue, WA office is looking for a graphic artist intern to join the sales team. This person will work closely with the Sales Operations Manager, Sales Operations Coordinators, Creative Specialists/Graphic Artists, and Client Account Managers to provide creative content in support of Jacobs' Sales Operations Organization within the Buildings, Infrastructure, and Advanced Facilities line of business. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated ability to interpret key messages and abstract ideas and turn these concepts into compelling, graphic media.

A candidate for this position should have a strong graphic design background and have the ability to create materials that engage a broad audience with a clear message. Additionally, we are seeking someone skilled at taking existing content and being able to quickly re-format it to an impactful, high quality product. Actively participating in brainstorming and storyboarding sessions will also be required, wherein the candidate would be expected to offer creative ideas and solutions to issues that arise. A candidate should also have the ability to create materials and templates that align with either the Jacobs identity or specific project messages.

Types of products the candidate may be requested to produce include: informational graphics; brochures; organizational charts; report and/or proposal covers, backs, and tabs; information flow diagrams; presentations; conference/event materials; etc.

Our ideal candidate excels at converting written words into easy-to-understand graphics and images. He/she embraces new technology and new challenges, is a team player, and believes all problems are solvable.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in and consistently working toward completion of a BA in Graphic Design with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0

  • Completion of sophomore level of credits from an above mentioned program is required

  • Working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator; strong skills with Microsoft Office (esp. Word, PowerPoint)

  • Excellent communication skills, strong organizational skills, high attention to detail, and initiative

  • Good listening, writing, and communication skills

  • Provide samples of work and recommendations to be considered for this position.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Washington-Bellevue

Req ID: BIA0000EE