JOB: Graphic Designer Internship, Meridian Meats & Meridian Farm Markets

About Us

Meridian Meats and Meridian Farm Markets is a growing chain of specialty fresh-food retail stores, with 6 store locations in the lower mainland. We sell awesome products but, more importantly, we’re uber-focused on providing outstanding service to our customers. Our culture is fun, up-beat and cohesive. We work hard, and get a thrill from the challenges of a competing in a dynamic market place.

We’re seeking a graphic designer for our Maple Ridge head office. You’ll report to our Marketing Manager and play an integral part in promoting and continuing to develop our brand.

About You

  • You’re a positive thinker full of fresh and innovative ideas.
  • You’re a solid communicator and collaborate well in a team environment.
  • You multi-task well, and know how to prioritize to meet deadlines and targets.
  • You’re a stickler when it comes to details, accuracy and organization.
  • You take charge of assignments and always get the job done.
  • Pressure?… Bring it on. You turn on the gas when it’s crunch time and do what it takes to knock it out of the park.
  • You’re looking for a career opportunity that will allow you to grow and advance
  • When you encounter problems you focus on finding solutions
  • You’re a whiz with Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud


  • Reviewing projects daily and keeping marketing team informed
  • Creating newspaper ads and flyers
  • Creating posters and in store advertisements
  • Editing and cleaning up of images
  • Managing daily emails and communicating consistently with the team
  • Staying up to date on web and graphic trends
  • Plan and create designs for packaging
  • Creating and editing images for our website
  • Clearly bringing our brand image to life through different channels
  • Estimate the cost of materials and time to complete graphic design


  • Post-secondary education in graphic design
  • Proficiency in English language

Bonus if your skills include:

  • Photography
  • Web design


  • Salary based on qualifications
  • Extended Benefits
  • Family discount

We’re seeking full-time, but we’re open to entertaining a part-time role for the right candidate.

Deadline for applications: February 10, 2016

Respond with your resume, examples of your work and salary expectation. Please send your application to Kaylesha Penner at

Start date: As soon as possible

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Graphic Designer Internship (Paid)
Vancouver, Canada

Avigilon (TSX: AVO) is defining the future of the security industry through innovative, end-to-end solutions. Delivering the world’s best technology, Avigilon’s industry-leading HD network video management software, megapixel cameras, access control and video analytics products outpace the competition by a wide margin. We offer customers in more than 120 countries a customizable end-to-end, scalable and open solution to monitor property and protect people and their assets across diverse locations, including stadiums, retail environments, school campuses, casinos, and critical infrastructure and transportation stations.  Avigilon products are designed and manufactured in North America, providing customers with the most reliable and highest quality technology in the industry.
In 2014, Avigilon ranked among the fastest-growing technology companies in Canada for the fifth year in-a-row on the Deloitte Fast 50 and among the fastest-growing technology companies in North America for the fourth consecutive year on the Deloitte Fast 500. The company also received a 2014 BC Export Award in the Advancing Technology & Innovation category.

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