Production Positions

Production Illustrator

About the Position

Have a knack for drawing? As a production illustrator, you’ll use those artistic skills to bring color and creativity to the Daily Cal’s branding through illustrations in promotional and advertising materials.

Production illustrators are involved in the creation of graphics and illustrations for both short-term and long-term projects, including marketing campaigns and the Food and Drink Guide. Additionally, the position gives you a chance to work on the Daily Cal’s in-house creative agency, INK.

We strongly recommend that applicants have Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Illustrator and/or Photoshop.

Application Materials

  • Resume (PDF)
  • Portfolio (link or PDF)
  • Individual interview (invitation only)

Work Requirements

  • 3-4 hours per week
  • Regular meetings to discuss updates on long-term projects
  • Contributing to long-term marketing/advertising projects

Leadership Opportunities

  • After serving as a production designer, staff members have the opportunity to work on the Daily Cal’s in-house creative agency. The position is also a potential avenue to the managing publisher position, and it has close ties with the design and marketing departments.