GE Appliances, a Haier company Associate Technical Illustrator in Louisville, Kentucky

Job Location

USA, Louisville, KY

Job Posting Title

Associate Technical Illustrator

The Challenge

This Consumer Product Literature team position will manage the creation and release of all product literature for GE Appliances, a Haier Company and all associated brands. The position will closely interact with product engineers to identify specific literature needs for each program or project. Individual will be responsible for ensuring that a high quality literature product is delivered on time and to the latest Brand, Agency and format requirements.

What you will Do

Essential Responsibilities

  • Create new product technical literature ensuring adherence to all applicable Standing Instructions and Brand requirements

  • Update/modify existing product technical literature ensuring adherence to all applicable Standing Instructions and Brand requirements

  • Ability to create and/or modify illustrations as needed from product pictures and CAD files to support all technical literature

  • Effectively manage product line priorities and drive conflicts and issues to resolution

  • Work closely with product line engineers to develop and execute literature requirements

  • Create and/or modify carton art and carton graphics for the various product lines

  • Manage technical literature language translation needs with an external translation company

  • Manage and prioritize workload to ensure all technical literature is delivered on time

  • Guide less experienced engineers on literature requirements and how to create robust red line markups

  • Work with the product execution, safety and product management teams to deliver high quality products


What you need to Succeed

What you need to Succeed

Minimum Qualifications

  • Typically 4 year BS or BA degree

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience creating, designing and implementing product literature

  • Expert in the use of Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator as part of Adobe Creative Suite

  • Strong team player that is willing to help others to ensure the success of the team

  • Self-starter, results driven person

  • Strong organization and efficiency skills with a great attention to detail

  • Solid verbal/written communication skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft products (Excel, PowerPoint and Word) software packages

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior PTC Windchill PLM tool experience

  • Prior CREO CAD software experience

  • Experience creating product literature in a high volume manufacturing environment

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.