Print Shop Production Assistant – DTG // Vinyl // Embroidery

Company Overview

Design Like Whoa!

Design Like Whoa! Website

We make customizing apparel and accessories simple for you! Our in-house Design Consultants will help you showcase your brand through sustainably-focused premium products and Kits.


We curate an array of sustainable brands and eco-friendly products. Our goal is to source products that are local, minority-owned, sustainable, and mission-driven.

We always encourage our customers to choose quality products that will last. Longer lasting products = less waste.

Whether it’s reusing cardboard boxes or test printing on recycled apparel, we do our part to limit our everyday waste created from the production process.

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our team safe during COVID-19, you will be working with only 1 other person, and will be required to wear a mask.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Black, Indigenous, and People of Color, women, gender non-conforming people, persons with disabilities, LGBTQIA+ people, veterans, and adults of all ages are strongly encouraged to apply. In accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment.

Job Categories

  • Hours: Full-time
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  • Industry: Apparel and Sewn Goods
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Job Duties

Design Like Whoa is searching for a creative and energetic Production Assistant who is passionate about casual streetwear and graphic tees. You are an artist at heart who is excited to work with a small, collaborative team. You love the idea of making a design concept a tangible reality. You're driven, entrepreneurial, creative, and have a strong desire to grow with the company.

What You'd Be Doing |

You'll be learning our print processes and providing excellent support for our production team.

- Effectively use Photoshop or Illustrator to make artwork print-ready

- Operate and maintain equipment: direct-to-garment (DTG), embroidery, vinyl cutters, sublimation

- Make it your mission to understand our machines and processes inside and out

- Stay very organized while working quickly to stick to timelines and deadlines

- Troubleshoot and resolve issues and concerns effectively with

Job Requirements

- Must be able to work from our location in San Francisco (SOMA)

- Must be available 9am - 5:30 pm, Monday - Friday

- Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time

- Ability to lift and move boxes that weigh up to 30 lbs

- Have an internal desire to be the best you can be


Bachelor's (Required)

Skills/Experience Preferred

Personality and Qualifications |

- Minimum of 2-4 years of experience using Photoshop and Illustrator

- Ability to create and edit vector art

- Ability to perform well under pressure

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Adaptable, agile and can think on your feet

- Ability to prioritize and multitask

- Positive, professional, and energetic personality

- Responsible, reliable, and on time

- Very detail-oriented

- Do it yourself mentality; if there's an issue, you troubleshoot, think independently, and problem solve

- Very logical

Software Requirements and Qualifications |

- Proficient in Photoshop and Illustrator

Pluses |

- Prior experience working in a print-related industry

- Prior experience in production, working with direct-to-garment (DTG), embroidery, vinyl, sublimation, screen printing


relevant: 1 year (Preferred)


$18.00 - $20.00 per hour



Full Time

Resume Required


Cover letter Required


Other Application Requirements