BG20 - Graphic Artist I
General Nature of Work:
Produces illustrations and visual materials for reports, presentations and educational programs.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
Examples of Work:
(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)
Designs layouts, drawings, charts, posters, brochures and exhibits.
Prepares drawings and illustrations for camera cards, slides, films, props and publications.
Letters charts, graphs and slides by using mechanical and freehand lettering.
Prepares animation artwork and researches animation projects.
Prepares drawings to illustrate overhead transparencies; prints and assembles transparencies.
Develops still photography and cinematography as necessary.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Knowledge of design, layout and commercial art methods and techniques.
Knowledge of principles and practices used in the reproduction of art work by photography and duplicating methods.
Skill in the use of materials and equipment used in commercial art.
Ability to develop illustrations and design exhibits from ideas and plans and to present them in graphic form.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
A high school diploma and experience in graphics.
MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:
A high school diploma and two years experience in graphics.
MUSC Physical Requirements: