State of Maryland

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES ILLUSTRATOR (#004427)

- Hourly / - BiWeekly /
- Monthly / $38,988.00-$61,649.00 Yearly


GRADE

13

NATURE OF WORK

An Emergency Medical Services Illustrator is the full performance level of work using computer assisted or hand drawn graphic designs or illustrations to produce publications, displays and charts. Employees in this classification do not supervise.

Employees in this classification receive general supervision from a designated program administrator.

EXAMPLES OF WORK

Prepares graphic designs and illustrations for the Emergency Medical Services program;

Prepares a variety of medical, scientific or technical material for books, booklets, pamphlets, charts, slides, exhibits and other printed material;

Designs and creates camera-ready art work by free hand line drawings or by using computer generated software;

Communicates with individuals from the medical profession or members of the scientific community in order to determine the type of designs or illustrations needed for their specific project;

Performs other related duties.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Knowledge of methods, techniques and procedures used in graphic design and illustrations; Knowledge of art project production;

Knowledge of English grammar and usage; K

nowledge of layout design;

Knowledge of typesetting, typography, and print productions;

Skill in free hand drawing, layout and lettering techniques;

Skill in the use of computer software programs for graphic design, illustrations and commercial art;

Ability to communicate ideas to others;

Ability to convert technical, medical or scientific information into visual illustrations, charts, pictures, graphs;

Ability to manage work time efficiently in order to meet specific deadlines;

Ability to communicate effectively with others;

Ability to plan, and design visual materials used in books, pamphlets, charts, graphs, promotional materials, etc.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.

 Experience: Three years experience as a commercial artist or illustrator.

 Note: 1. Education from an accredited college or university may be substituted for the experience described above on a year for year basis for up to a maximum of two years.

2. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a non-commissioned officer in Mass Communications Specialist classifications or Combat Documentation/Production Specialist or Combat Illustrator or Multimedia Illustrator specialty codes in the graphic design field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience. 

 

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS

Not applicable

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Class specifications are broad descriptions covering groups of positions used by various State departments and agencies. Position descriptions maintained by the using department or agency specifically address the essential job functions of each position.

Date Established

Jul 1 1994 12:00AM

Date Revised

September 1, 2014

Approved By

Director, Division of Classification and Salary

CLASS: 004427; EST: 7/1/1994; REV: 9/1/2014;

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