Full-Time

Technical Packaging Production Artist

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Cirkul

Cirkul

201-500 employees

Reusable water bottle with flavor cartridges

Consumer Goods
Hardware

Senior

Tampa, FL, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Graphic Design
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience as a packaging production artist in an agency or brand environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, packaging design, or related field preferred
  • Proficiency in MAC-based Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign is required; experience with other design software is a plus
  • Strong understanding of packaging design principles, color theory, and print production processes
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to work with precision in a fast-paced environment
  • Effective communication skills and ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Prior experience in packaging production or prepress roles is preferred
  • Familiarity with printing technologies and file preparation for various printing processes
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, manage deadlines, and adapt to changing priorities
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot technical issues independently
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate closely with the creative packaging design team to interpret packaging graphics and design concepts
  • Create production-ready mechanical files for packaging artwork using MAC-based Adobe Illustrator
  • Ensure packaging artwork files are prepared accurately and efficiently, adhering to design specifications and brand guidelines
  • Verify color accuracy and consistency, including CMYK and Pantone spot colors, to meet print production requirements
  • Conduct pre-flight checks on artwork files to identify and address any technical issues or errors
  • Prepare packaging mechanicals for various printing processes, including flexography, lithography, and digital printing
  • Coordinate with printing vendors and suppliers to ensure seamless transition from artwork preparation to production
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to troubleshoot and resolve any packaging production-related issues
  • Gather and record information from business partners and suppliers to facilitate efficient studio workflow through Production
  • Stay updated on industry trends, technological advancements, and best practices in packaging production

At Cirkul, employees thrive in an environmentally conscious atmosphere that prioritizes sustainability through innovative cartridge technology for water flavoring. This technology not only sets new industry standards by reducing the use of plastics and shipping resources but also offers over 50 natural flavor options, demonstrating a commitment to both environmental responsibility and consumer health. Working here means contributing to these meaningful initiatives while being part of a forward-thinking team engaged in transforming the beverage industry.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$111.7M

Headquarters

Tampa, Florida

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

19%

1 year growth

86%

2 year growth

496%