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Web Designer Posted on Mar 16, 2018 by Helcim

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $32.21 to $33.65 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 12, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Helcim

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Operating Systems and Software

Android

Design Methods

Detailed visualization

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • InDesign
  • Tablet computer
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Applications

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Flash

Area of Specialization

  • Graphic design
  • Front end components

Work Setting

  • Financial management/services
  • Website developer
  • Startup company

Specific Skills

  • Supervise technical staff
  • Prepare marketing materials
  • Participate in marketing plans and implementation
  • Research and evaluate a variety of interactive media software products
  • Prepare mock-ups and storyboards
  • Consult with clients to develop and document Website requirements
  • Lead and co-ordinate multidisciplinary teams to develop Website graphics, content, capacity and interactivity
  • Modify Web pages, applets and scripts
  • Source, select and organize information for inclusion and design the appearance, layout and flow of the Website
  • Create and optimize content for Website using a variety of graphics, database, animation and other software
  • Write, modify, integrate and test software code for e-commerce and other Internet applications
  • Develop Website architecture and determine hardware and software requirements
  • Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test Web-site related code

Programming Languages

  • PHP
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Ajax
  • JQuery
  • SASS
  • Git
  • Gulp

Work Samples

  • Portfolio
  • Design sample

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Tight deadlines

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • Word processing software
  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Windows
  • Linux
  • Internet
  • Database software
  • JavaOS
  • Presentation software
  • Image editing software
  • Project management software
  • Programming software
  • HTML editing software
  • Web service design
  • Desktop publishing software
  • Programming languages
  • Software development
  • Mapping and data visualization software
  • Website creation and management software
  • MS Office
  • Multimedia software

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

Careers@helcim.com

In Person

5720 4th street SE 320
Calgary, Alberta T2H1K7

Advertised Until

May 12, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Web Designer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Web Designers and Developers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to prepare mock-ups and storyboards, to develop Web site architecture, and to design the appearance, layout and flow of Web sites

METHODICAL

Interest in precision working to test and modify Web pages and applications

DIRECTIVE

Interest in consulting with clients to develop and document Web site requirements; and in determining hardware and software requirements; may lead and co-ordinate multidisciplinary teams to develop Web site graphics, content, capacity and interactivity

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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