Design/Creative/Digital Develop Trainee

Position Title: Design/Creative/Digital Develop Trainee

Date of Opening: 2012-11-14

Date Posting Expires: 2013-01-04

Company: PNS - WDIV-TV 4

FT/PT: Full Time

Location of Position: 550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan

General Position Description: Design/Creative/Digital Develop Trainee

Responsibilities: The trainee works in the Creative Services, Design and Digital Development departments at WDIV-TV. A trainee is exposed to television production and how graphic design applies to that medium. Motion graphics are the core of the trainee?s experience. He or she will create material for on-air broadcasts and websites on a daily basis. Most experience involves creating both still and animated designs to support our daily newscasts and local programming. The trainee will also create design material for our websites and help in the production of promotional spots with our promotion team. Note: The position has a duration of 12 months. There is no guarantee of subsequent employment with Post-Newsweek Stations.

Qualifications: A graphic design background is expected. Significant experience with Adobe Photoshop,Illustrator and After Effects is required. Experience with Flash and Final Cut Pro is desirable. Knowledge of 3D computer graphics is a big plus. Prefer applicants with a degree from an accredited design program or working toward one.

Comments: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, disability, matriculation or affiliation. Any offer of employment is conditioned on successful completion of a pre-employment physical exam and drug screen, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.

EOE/DRUG-FREE

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Contact Information:

Name or Department: Jim Houff, Design Director

Address: 550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan 48226

Email: jhouff@wdiv.com

Telephone: 313-222-0650