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Design Assistants work with computer systems and design software to develop drawings and layouts for companies and industries. Sample resumes of Design Assistants include such responsibilities being in constant communication with licensors concerning the stages of production, submitting concepts for approvals, and creating flats and sketches using Adobe Illustrator. Formal education of Design Assistants varies, though graphic designers need to be able to list a bachelor's degree in graphic design on their resumes, while drafters should be able to list either a certificate or an associate's degree in drafting.

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Women's Design Assistant

Measured and maintained all incoming and outgoing samples from abroad, organizing samples for fittings, sales reps, and trade shows

  • Attended fittings, ensuring proper fit and proportion, and communicated changes with production
  • Communicated with overseas production, and found solutions to obstacles in construction and trims
  • Drew detailed drawings on Adobe Illustrator, set up tech packs and line sheets for use of production
  • Creative Director for private label project with TJ Max, designed clothing and original fabric prints
  • Researched current trends to inspire original fabric prints and clothing designs; created mood boards
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BFA
Fashion Design
2

Graphic Design Assistant

Responsibilities include creating print graphic design solutions for a wide variety of graphic products including postcards, ads, letters, posters, brochures, and logos.

  • Collaborated on and developed 500+ campus-wide design projects yearly for 3+ years.
  • Managed 12,000-person student and alumni Millennium database and data entry.
  • Managed multiple deadlines of production art and pre-press projects.
  • Collaborated on team design projects.
  • Assisted in the design and publication of the college quarterly magazine for 3+ years.
  • Created yearly ads for publications such as Christianity Today Magazine, World Magazine, The Herald-News newspaper, The Chattanooga Times Free Press newspaper, and the Chattanooga Symphony and Orchestra program.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
3

Design Assistant

Performed various different tasks related to interior design and furniture and accessory sales. Served as office manager and trusted to maintain a high level of confidentiality.

  • Trained three new employees by showing them how to operate computer systems and perform daily tasks. Trusted to teach new employees how to correspond correctly with showrooms and vendors.
  • Played a key part in marketing strategies and advertising by developing and designing e-mail blasts and managing social media website pages. Provided support during planning and execution phases of the New Orleans annual Art for Art's Sake benefit on Magazine Street.
  • Assisted with accounting, bank reconciliation, and client billing.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BFA
Interior Design
4

Associate Instructional Designer / Lead Design Assistant

  • Mentored 20 design assistants on how to reformat over 400 online courses in Adobe InDesign.
  • Supervised 21 functionality testers responsible for reviewing courses in BrainHoney LMS.
  • Oversaw the creation and implementation of the InDesign-to-Web export process.
  • Managed and conducted weekly training sessions with the team to enhance production processes.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communications
5

Design Assistant

Created brand & trend boards for presentations, showing themes, colors & art inspiration.

  • Prepared techpacks with graphic artist for factories overseas, managed all corrections before submitting.
  • Managed all techpack & art work approvals and handled all communication via email with factories.
  • Worked closely with Sales Manager to develop specific Boy's brand lines.
  • Worked closely with the Design Director of each brand to discuss new color trends and concepts for all the brands.
  • Designed Newborn, Toddler to Big boy graphics on cads for various brands such as BHPC, Company 81, and Blac Label.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
6

Design Assistant

Scheduled and met with company representatives for new products and updates

  • Kept the sample library updated and organized
  • Ordered all samples for the designers in a timely manner
  • Filed project documents and headed basic office tasks
  • Created and delivered presentation boards to clients
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
7

Design Assistant

  • Designed, sketched and blueprinted over 300 unique 2D or 3D autoCAD and Pro-E product designs for clients such as National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts and Golden Friends (GFC, LTD.) Corp.
  • Oversaw and managed the preparation and production of 20
  • Consulted, designed and advised clients on unique packaging
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Industrial And Product Design
MA
Graphic Design
Design
8

Design Assistant

Designed a support bracket for an automation system for a gas valve, and a clamp system for plasma testing.

  • Gathered requirements and constraints, proposed design and material selections.
  • Designed parts using SolidWorks.
  • Edited technical papers for grammatical errors.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
Spanish And Engineering
9

Design Assistant

Assisted in development of design concepts for manufacture of ironworking machines

  • Created architectural/manufacturing drawings
  • Provided graphic design of company catalog, spec sheets, manuals
  • Redesigned and maintained company websites
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
10

Design Assistant

Updated design resources

  • Organized client files
  • Coordinated deliveries with multiple vendors
  • Assisted in creating residential and office space interiors
  • Redesigned multiple office spaces by using clients' own furniture and accessories
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Interior Design

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