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City of Des Plaines, Part-time Graphic Designer

Part-Time Graphic Designer 

Are you a passionate and creative individual with a flair for design? We have the perfect role for you at the City of Des Plaines! Join our dynamic team as a Part-time Graphic Designer and bring your innovative ideas to life.

Why Choose Us:

Impactful Work: Unleash your creativity and make a meaningful impact on the community through your design skills.

Collaborative Environment: Work closely with a talented team to design a diverse range of content, from press releases and public service announcements to newsletters, brochures, and annual reports.

Competitive Compensation: Enjoy an estimated starting salary of $25.00 per hour, reflecting your valuable contributions. A higher rate will be considered for exceptional experience.

Key Responsibilities:

Utilize various desktop publishing programs and systems to create, design, and edit visually stunning materials such as flyers, newsletters, brochures, charts, and annual reports.

Collaborate seamlessly with the team to craft engaging content for press releases, public service announcements, newsletters, brochures, annual reports, and other promotional materials.


Experience: Bring at least two years of graphic design experience to the table.

Education: Possess or be in the process of obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Media Production, Graphic Design, Marketing, Public Relations, or a related field, or showcase equivalent experience.

Technical Proficiency: Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and proficiency in working with graphic design applications, specifically Adobe Creative Cloud applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Communication Skills: Effectively communicate your ideas, both verbally and in writing, contributing to a collaborative and creative work environment.

This position is eligible to work-from-home with flexible hours.  This position is budgeted to work approximately 9 hours per week.

Learn more: Part-Time Graphic Designer | Job Details tab | Career Pages (

Deadline: March 1st, 2024




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