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Windmill Golf Group WordPress/CSS front end designer Contract in Calgary, AB

Windmill Golf Group

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
WordPress/CSS front end designer
Location:
Calgary, AB

Keep consistent and accurate records of daily operations within our project management system including time worked, project status, and details pertaining to…

Windmill Golf Group and Scratch Marketing is seeking a part-time contractor specializing in Front-End Website Design to join our team.

Y ou’ll be responsible for supporting the design and development of websites and microsites based on WordPress templates leveraging custom CSS code. A solid understanding of CSS is needed to succeed in this role. If you have a natural flair for interpreting design direction into the code world to achieve the desired outcome, you’re the right person for this role. We would prefer someone who is able to come into our office in NW Calgary once a week for project direction, but you can work from home. You must provide your own laptop and software.

This position is ideal for freelancers looking to take on a new client, as work will vary in volume over time. Assignments will pay $20-$25 an hour. We do not require ANY formal education as long as you can prove your skill : ) Interested contractors who are 16-18 must attend the interview with a responsible guardian/parent.

You must live in the Calgary area or be willing to travel to NW Calgary on your own funds once a week to meet with the team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Produce websites, microsites and more
  • Develop functional and appealing web-based applications based on usability
  • Provide website maintenance and enhancements
  • Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
  • Create cascading style sheets (CSS3) and HTML5 files that are consistent across all browsers and platforms
  • Collaborate with development team to implement designs and interactions
  • Keep consistent and accurate records of daily operations within our project management system including time worked, project status, and details pertaining to each project
  • Communicate with Project Manager for scheduling and working on tight deadlines

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Front-end development skills: HTML5, CSS
  • Experience with WordPress (custom theme, shortcode, function, etc.)
  • Ability to demonstrate CSS/WordPress ability live in an interview situation
  • Excellent organization and communication skills; both verbal and written
  • Strong ability to work collaboratively with a team
  • Ability to work quickly with accuracy

IT’S GREAT IF YOU HAVE…

  • Strong UI/UX skill and understanding of usability
  • Familiarity with the latest web design trends: responsive, parallax, etc.
  • Proficient in Photoshop
  • Excellent debugging and problem solving skills
  • Some experience with cross-browser / platform testing

Please e-mail with a cover letter outlining your experience and interest in the role, plus your verification of the job expectations. No resume required. If you have example websites that you have worked on for code and / or design samples, please list these links in your cover letter.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $25.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Calgary, AB

Required experience:

  • CSS: 1 year
  • WordPress: 1 year

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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