Careers

At Orchard Design we like to employ energetic people that are full of enthusiasm, initiative and are always looking for ways to do things better.  Because of our wide range of services, our team members have a wide range of skills and strengths.  We're still a small company and have a low turn over rate, so job opportunities aren't always open.  Don't let that stop you though.  Feel free to send us your resume.

 

- Accepting Resumes -
 

Intermediate Graphic Designer ( One Year Contract )


Who We’re Looking For:

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and multi-disciplined Intermediate Graphic Designer. We require a team player who is driven to become a valuable asset to our company. The ideal candidate must have a diverse range of skills. Attention to detail is a must.

We are a niche industry with a specialized focus on the real estate and development industry. A creative thinker and solution finder, you understand and appreciate the opportunity of facing challenges. It is imperative that all candidates be fast and eager learners with an interest in the field.


What we require:

 

  • Take design from concept through completion, while applying effective command of design principles

  • Ability to develop original and creative content and headline writing

  • Strong skills in identity and branding

  • User interface design

  • Liaise with team members to develop dynamic and original ideas

  • Apply thorough knowledge of pre-press file preparation to the design process

  • Attend and contribute to internal briefing and brainstorming meetings

  • Develop strong relationships throughout departments and establish a thorough understanding of client needs


What you bring to the table:

 

  • Design diploma or degree

  • Minimum of 2 years agency experience

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign

  • Creative Thinker - You have ideas

  • Creative Designer - You effectively execute ideas graphically

  • Creative Writer - You can generate ideas for headline, content and campaigns

  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple projects

  • User Interface and User Experience design with understanding of Responsive Web Design

  • Well versed in social media

  • Great sense of humour

  • Calls Southwestern Ontario home

  • Self motivated

  • Driven to succeed

  • Driven to constantly improve and develop skills

  • Confident enough to push the envelope, humble enough to take criticism

  • Mature enough to understand and accept the limitations and external factors placed on a given project

  • Creative enough to exceed expectations given the limitations and external factors placed on a given project

  • Flexible and committed

  • Ability to learn quickly in niche industry

  • RGD designation considered an asset


What we bring to the table:

 

  • A flexible work environment

  • Opportunity for full creative freedom from concept to completion

  • A great support team who like to laugh and have fun

  • One year contract position with possibility of extension.

  • $15-$24 per hour. Salary commensurates with experience and talent
     

Please submit portfolio showcasing: Branding. Logo design. Ad design. Brochure design. Copywriting. Interface Design. New Media. Originality. Creativity. Headline writing. Marketing.
 

Please apply to careers@orcharddesign.ca and reference INTERMEDIATE GRAPHIC DESIGNER in your subject line.

 

No phonecalls please.

 

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

- POSITION FILLED - JAN. 2016

 
 

Billing Clerk

We have a new position coming up in our Accounting Department. The job posting can be found on the Canada Job Bank (232088).

Here is a brief overview:

The job is for a full-time billing/accounting clerk with current knowledge or willing to learn BQE software for processing invoices.
We are looking for someone with 3-5 years accounting experience, excellent command of the English language, attention to detail, and good investigative skills are a must.
Hourly wage: $16-$17 – 37-1/2 hour work week, working out of our Cambridge office.
In addition, the job includes full health benefits and an excellent work environment.
 

Any experience with BQE will be considered a major asset, but experience with other time and billing systems will be looked upon favourably.

 

If you are interested in applying, please send your resume to careers@orcharddesign.ca

 

 

- POSITION FILLED - Feb. 2015
 

Junior Graphic Designer / Layout Artist


Who We’re Looking For:

At Orchard Design we like to employ energetic people that are full of enthusiasm, initiative and are always looking for ways to do things better. Due to our wide range of services, our team members require a wide range of skills and strengths. We are looking for an enthusiastic and eager Junior Graphic Designer. We require a team player, attention to detail is a must. This is a one year contract position with an anticipated start date of March 01, 2015.

 

Orchard Design Studio Inc. is a proud member of the RGD. View this position online or become a member here.


What we require:

  • General graphic design and layout

  • Liaise with Creative Director, Account Manager and senior team members to develop dynamic and original ideas

  • Apply basic knowledge of pre-press file preparation to the design process

  • Attend and contribute to internal briefing and brainstorming meetings

  • Execute social media campaigns

  • Develop strong relationships throughout departments and establish a thorough understanding of client needs

  • Portfolio link must be provided with resume submission for consideration


What you bring to the table:

  • Design diploma or degree

  • Minimum of 1 year experience

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign

  • Creative Thinker - You have ideas

  • Creative Designer - You effectively execute ideas graphically

  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple projects

  • Driven to succeed

  • Ability to learn quickly in niche industry

  • RGD designation considered an asset


What we bring to the table:

  • A flexible work environment

  • Hourly wage of $15-$16 per hour

  • Opportunity for full creative freedom from concept to completion

  • Group health benefits

  • A great support team who like to laugh and have fun


What we want to see in your portfolio: Branding. Logo design. Ad design. Brochure design. Copywriting. Interface Design. New Media. Originality. Creativity. Headline writing. Marketing.

Please send your resume and work samples to jobs@orcharddesign.ca and put HIRE ME in your subject line.