29 Oct, 2019

Wanna Be A Midtown Comics Hero? Join the team!

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Marketing Job Midtown Comics

FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN BACK ISSUE DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS’ WAREHOUSE!

Enter the fabulous world of comics and work for the premiere retailer.  In addition to your natural born love of comics, the following are the basic skills required:

  • Must Be Detail Oriented
  • Advanced Comic Knowledge A Must
  • Must have at least 1 year experience in grading comics

Our warehouse is very accessible via the Long Island Railroad, just one block from the New Hyde Park station.

Please send your resume via e-mail to: jobs@midtowncomics.com, and in the subject line, enter “Back Issue Job.”

We hope to hear from you soon!

Job Description

ENTRY LEVEL WEB/APP DEVELOPER WANTED AT MIDTOWN COMICS’ WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

Enter the fabulous world of comics and work for the premiere retailer. In addition to your natural born love of comics, the following are the job duties.

Job Duties:

  • Implement and add new features to mobile apps
  • Work on Code Reviews and test solutions.
  • Work on the maintenance of current android and iOS apps and development of the new versions.
  • Work in collaboration with management, designer and development teams

Preferred skills required:

  • iOs Development experience in Objective C, Swift
  • Experience with Custom UI
  • Knowledge of Android Studio a plus
  • Database knowledge a plus

Scheduled hours: Monday through Friday – 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Please send your resume and cover letter over to jobs@midtowncomics.com

Good Luck!

Job Type: Full-time

17 Oct, 2019

Midtown Comics is HIRING for a Graphic Designer

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Graphic Designer Job Description

FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN THE GRAPHIC DESIGN DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

We are seeking a Graphic Designer that can create visual concepts, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. She/he develops the overall layout and production design for advertisements, newsletters, signs, and corporate reports.

Job Duties:

  • Work with Graphic Design team to determine the scope of a project
  • Advise team members on strategies to reach a particular audience
  • Determine the message the design should portray
  • Create images that identify a product or convey a message
  • Develop graphics for product illustrations, logos, and websites
  • Present the design to the art director
  • Incorporate changes recommended by the clients into the final design
  • Review designs for errors before printing or publishing them

The candidate must have 1-2 years of Graphic Design experience and ability to work well with others.

Skills:

HTML, CSS, Graphic Design, Adobe CS6, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, Photography, Retouching, Acrobat, Image Ready, Mailchimp, PC, Microsoft Office, Power Point presentations, knowledge of designing/printing in 4 color process as well as Pantone spot colors. Custom UI a plus

Schedule hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Please send your resume and availability for a phone interview to jobs@midtowncomics.com . Good luck!

Job Type: Full-Time

BOO! Scarier times are coming as Halloween grows closer!

Want something scarier!? How about mountains of FREE COMICS?

Halloween Comics Fest 2019 at Midtown Comics FREE COMICS

How Can I Get FREE Comics?

In-Store:

Celebrate Halloween with Midtown Comics and the Halloween ComicFest! Come into any of our three locations on Saturday, October 26th  for a great selection of FREE Halloween themed comics! These books are first come, first served while supplies last, one day only! Only a select number of these titles will be available in-store, and all titles will be available online.

Online:

Get FREE HCF titles here

Head to MidtownComics.com on Oct 26th! All Halloween ComicFest 2019 titles will be available online and will go live at 10:00AM on Saturday, October 26th, for one day only!

These books are first come, first served while supplies last, one day only! Please be aware that while the books are free, there is a handling fee per book. All HCF titles will be available online while supplies last.

COMICS

MINI COMICS

Please note: All are welcome to one copy of each HCF title while supplies last. Some titles will be in very limited quantities and are not expected to last all day, and we recommend that you arrive/order online early. HCF books are not bagged and boarded, condition (grade) is not guaranteed, replacements will not be available. All HCF titles from our website will start to ship on Wednesday, November 1st. There may be delays due to the volume of orders. We appreciate your patience.

Please be aware that while the books are free, there is a handling fee per book.

14 Oct, 2019

Midtown Comics is HIRING

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Midtown Comics Hiring

FULL-TIME RECEIVING HELP WANTED AT MIDTOWN COMICS’ WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

Enter the fabulous world of comics and work for the premiere retailer. In addition to your natural born love of comics, the following are the basic skills required:

  • At least 2 years of experience in receiving
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to load, unload trucks and lift heavy boxes
  • Comic Knowledge Necessary
  • Must Be Detail Oriented

Scheduled hours:

Tuesday – Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Friday – 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Saturday – 8:30 to 4:30

Please email your resume, cover letter with your email address and availability for a phone interview to jobs@midtowncomics.com .

Best of luck!

Job Type: Full-time

11 Sep, 2019

Help Wanted: Shipping Back Issues Specialist

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FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN MIDTOWN COMIC’S WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

Who wants to join the mighty Midtown Comics team in New Hyde Park? Enter the fabulous world of comics and work for the premier retailer. In addition to your natural born love of comics, the following are the basic skills required.

  • Very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have filing experience
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Comic knowledge a plus
  • Be a team player
  • Must have the ability to lift boxes up to 50 pounds
  • Punctuality is a must
  • Must be able to work full time: (8:30 am to 4:30 pm). Weekends included.

If you are interested, please send your resume, cover letter and availability to jobs@midtowncomics.com or apply from our Indeed Site at
https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Midtown-Comics

We hope to hear from you soon!

Your friends at Midtown Comics