JOB NUMBER: 13-029-1550
CLOSING DATE: April 19, 2013- 1:00 p.m. CST
STARTING SALARY RANGE: $26,975 - $30,346 annually,
plus excellent benefits
POSITION TITLE: Production Assistant I
TexasBarBooks publishes law books in both traditional and electronic
formats. This position assists with the production of legal
publications and their accompanying digital products, including
keyboarding edited manuscripts, creating and linking the digital
products, and providing technical and office support. This position
involves frequent contact with State Bar departments and committees, as
well as contact with individuals and organizations outside the State
Bar primarily for informational purposes. This individual works under
the general supervision of the production manager.
- Keyboards edited manuscripts in proper format as directed by
editors, using current desktop publishing software.
- Creates PDF files of all the books for professional printing,
using Adobe Acrobat and other publishing software.
- Creates fully hyperlinked digital products of manuals and forms,
using Adobe Acrobat and word-processing applications (Word and
- Provides quality control on digital products (checking
- Provides customer support in response to telephone and written
requests for service, information, and assistance.
- Performs other responsibilities as required.
High school education or equivalent required. At least one year
experience using desktop publishing software required. Knowledge of
Windows, WordPerfect, and MS Word required, as well as advanced
knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and advanced desktop publishing programs.
Excellent communication skills and discretion required. Must be able to
work under deadline pressure and prioritize multiple work assignments.
Must be able to take direction from others. Customer service
experience helpful. Adobe Framemaker, other Adobe applications, and
InDesign experience desirable.