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Company : B&V Special Projects Corp.  

Req Id : 9165 

Job Title : Graphic Designer - Federal Division  

Location : KCX 

Business Unit Sector : SPC-GOV-FEDERAL SE 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : No 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Divisional Statement

The Black & Veatch Federal Business is grounded in history and engineering the future. We have 100+ years of experience supporting the Federal government and are dedicated to employing talented and passionate professionals. Our vision is to be the greatest infrastructure solutions provider delivering top tier and high quality design and engineering services to the Federal government. Our primary areas of focus include: Architecture/Engineering (A/E) and Classified Design Services, Construction Services, Environmental Services, and Integrated Services.

Job Summary
  • Mid-level position, with responsibilities performing a variety of tasks to support the planning, layout and preparation of moderately complex commercial art work for inclusion in product brochures, displays, web applications, presentations, slides, proposals, technical manuals, and similar graphics applications requiring a creative graphics treatment.
  • Experienced user of a variety of computer-based graphics presentation techniques and applications.
  • Plans for the effective development and implementation of shorter-term projects.
  • Understands the strategy/vision of work group.
  • Works under limited supervision and guidelines using considerable creative judgment regarding composition, media selection and the like.
  • May provide guidance to other creative and marketing/proposal staff.
Key Responsibilities
  • Designs, develops, produces and prepares creative graphics, commercial art and technical illustrative materials from sketches, written and verbal requests.
  • Selects techniques best suited to produce desired visual effects in conformance with specified quality standards.
  • Recommends appropriate methods and medium to convey the desired effect.
  • Utilizes a wide variety of graphics production equipment, web tools and supplies including personal computer and desktop publishing/graphics software.
  • Plans for the effective development and implementation of shorter-term projects.
  • Requires work prioritization and coordinating resources within assigned projects.
  • May support web graphics design requirements.
  • Individual contributor with no subordinates. 
Management Responsibilities
Individual Contributor
Preferred Qualifications
  • Working expertise with Adobe Creative Suite (i.e. InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Assist in managing web content and social media.
  • Architectural and Engineering Services / Construction industry experience preferred.
  • Intermediate knowledge of design layout and concepts. 
  • Understanding of proposal processes and experience working under strict deadlines/schedules.
    • Intermediate knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Problem solving and organization skills. Intermediate knowledge of marketing/ branding/ communications concepts. Intermediate multi-tasking skills and attention to detail. 
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in graphics, design, or a related field; or equivalent experience. 4+ years related experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Keyboarding, sittingNormal office environment
Communicates effectively
Drives results
Interpersonal savvy
Tech savvy
Salary Plan
MAC: Marketing & Communications
Job Grade

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To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.


A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union.


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