Unitrans: Marketing Design Assistant

Contact Information

Name: Samantha Woo

Phone: 530-752-6339

Email: marketing@unitrans.ucdavis.edu

You can visit the Unitrans website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $13.75/hr

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: 5-10 hrs/week

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0009-3842-2020

Last Date to Apply: July 9, 2020


Assist the Unitrans Marketing Manager with the design and visual communication of the Unitrans brand. This job entails close coordination with the Marketing Manager and other Marketing Assistant to create both physical and digital promotional materials for internal and public marketing.

The successful candidate may hold this position through expected graduation date based on satisfactory performance in the position.

Unitrans is an equal employment opportunity.


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Work on special projects such as:

  • Layout and design of outgoing promotional pieces such as flyers, brochures, posters

  • Social media management including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

  • Maintain and enhance image of Unitrans through visual communication

Public relations activities such as


  • Participation in/assistance with public events

  • Implementation of marketing campaigns

  • Delivery of schedules and other promotional materials



  • Proficiency in computer and design programs such as Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop, as well as Microsoft Office and Google Apps

  • Must be highly motivated and able to complete tasks with minimal supervision

  • Must be creative both via artistic skills and problem solving abilities

  • Must have knowledge of or willingness to learn and understand Unitrans operations

  • Public relations and social media experience are highly desirable

  • Copywriting and communications experience are highly recommended

  • MUST bring a portfolio of your work to an interview



  1. Develop management and interpersonal skills and gain experience talking to many different kinds of people.

  2. Experience planning and implementing marketing campaigns of your own.

  3. Work in a friendly, comfortable environment.

  4. Hours are flexible.

  5. Become a part of the Unitrans family and make friends for life.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please list previous experience as it pertains to the position.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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