Graphic Design Intern


Cause Areas


Mon Aug 22, 2016 - Fri Dec 16, 2016


1 Discovery WayToledo, OH 43604


Through this internship, you will gain solid, real-life experience and actively participate in many levels of marketing and graphics. Individuals will participate in all tasks associated with the design, way-finding and production of marketing collateral for Imagination Station. Exhibit design and interpretive and way-finding signages are also a part of the day-to-day responsibilities of the Graphics Team, and interns will participate in various phases of those tasks. This position is unpaid.


-2-D advertising layouts, brochures, postcards and posters. Brand standards are incorporated, and direct supervision provided.

-Production: includes in-house digital printing, trimming and minimal installation.

-Use of CS4 (or above) with an emphasis on Illustrator, Photoshop and In Design.

-The design and production of exhibit and way-finding signage is included in the position; material knowledge (substrates, vinyl, laminate, etc.) will be learned.


-Experience working on a team

-Knowledge of CS4 or higher with an emphasis on Illustrator, Photoshop and In Design

-Experience with print/production terminology is desired, but will be taught if needed

-Expertise in Word/Excel and Hype is a plus

-Experience with verbal communication, math and presentation skills

-Helpful experience: fine art, t-shirt design, mural painting

-Helpful experience: photography, animation, web design

-15 - 20 hours weekly

-Minimum of a 3 month commitment

-The ability to pass a background check and drug test


-The opportunity to add new and exciting portfolio pieces.

-Receive valuable design, creative team experience and mentoring.

-Earn credit towards completion of your degree.

-Gain solid, real-world work experience and quality references.

-Network with other professionals in the industry.

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15-20 hours per week
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