Web Designer/Developer (Web site developer):
Terms: Full-time, temporary contract
Start date: As soon as possible
Number of Weeks: 8 (eight)
Number of Hours per Week: 40
Hourly Wage Rate: $14.00
Language required for job: English (French is a asset)
Minimum Education: High School diploma
Requirements: Must be under 30 years old and based in Elliot Lake or the Algoma District
Special note: Canada Summer Jobs position
Working with DiversityCanada:
The DiversityCanada Foundation offers you more than just "a place to work" for the summer. When you choose to join us, you will spend your time using your skills to make a difference in the lives of many and working to create a fairer, more harmonious Canada.
Your work will touch the lives of a wide range of people in your local community: you will play an important role in helping us deliver a project which will promote volunteerism among seniors in Elliot Lake and which will bring youth and seniors together to enhance understanding among them. You will also have the chance to have a national impact, as you will assist us in delivering career-enhancing resources to your peers across Canada.
We aim to support your own career prospects by providing you with mentorship to help you develop skills that are in demand in the workplace. You will have the flexibility of telecommuting from your home.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
– Consult with Supervisor to develop and document Web site requirements for DiversityCanada's projects; and for a refresh and update our organization's websites for seniors and for employment equity youth jobseekers
– Prepare mockups and storyboards
– Develop Web site architecture and determine hardware and software requirements
– Source, select and organize information for inclusion and design the appearance, layout and flow of the Web site
– Create and optimize content for the Web site using a variety of graphics, database, animation and other software
– Create and update content for organization's employment equity website by researching and updating a database of equal opportunity employers
– Research and evaluate and deploy interactive media software products
– Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test Web-site related code
– Conduct tests and perform security and quality controls
This position is funded under the Government of Canada's Summer Jobs program. Accordingly, candidates must be between 15 and 30 years of age; be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment; and, have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada.
The DiversityCanada Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and the following are strongly encouraged to apply:
* Youth who have not previously been employed and for whom this would be their first job experience
* Indigenous youth
* Youth with disabilities
* Visible minorities
* Recent immigrant youth and recent refugee youth
HOW TO APPLY
Send your resume and cover letter to: