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Work with Surrey LIP: Web Design Contractor
March 16, 2021

Job Title:  Web Design Contractor

Status:  Contract – 1 month

Wage: $10,000

Start Date:  ASAP

End Date: March 31, 2021

Closing Date: Posting will remain open until filled

We are currently recruiting for the role of Web Design Contractor to work with our Surrey Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) project team in Surrey, BC. 

The key areas of responsibility are:

  • Develop and re-design a fully functional website in collaboration with DIVERSEcitys’ marketing team including but not limited to development of theme, architecture and content of website;
  • Develop a Services Map plugin feature based on the current website plugin, improving user experience and accessibility;
  • Ensure a seamless transition of the current website and its content using existing domain and host;
  • Work with the Surrey LIP Project Communications Support to ensure the website is designed in accessible and user friendly way.

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • Relevant education in Web Development or related field, or relevant experience.
  • Solid knowledge and experience in programming applications.
  • Proficient in JavaScript, HTML, CSS.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and designing websites and online content (preferably in a community development context);
  • Knowledge of immigrant and refugee communities, organizations and service providers within the Circle 5 area (Surrey/Delta/ White Rock Region) an asset;
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

To apply, please email a quotation for a user-friendly, secure and flexible website redesign on Wordpress, your resume/portfolio and cover letter as separate attachments to surreylip@dcrs.ca

To view all opportunities at DIVERSEcity visit www.dcrs.ca/work-with-us/.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

This position is a remote work contract position.  This position is not available for sponsorship, only candidates legally entitled to work in Canada can be considered. 

A comprehensive job description will be provided to all candidates shortlisted for interviews. 

DIVERSEcity and the Surrey Local Immigration Partnership is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from people of all gender identities and expressions, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples and visible minorities. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application and hiring process may contact our LIP Project Management team directly at surreylip@dcrs.ca . Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.

About DIVERSEcity

DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society is a registered charity devoted to helping newcomers. For 40 years we have focused on providing specialized services newcomers to find employment, learn English, find housing, deal with family challenges, work through mental health issues and access medical care. DIVERSEcity is a client-centred organization committed to quality and accountability. We value growth, respect, integrity and compassion.  To learn more about DIVERSEcity visit us at https://www.dcrs.ca/.

About Surrey Local Immigration Partnership

The Surrey Local Immigration Partnership (LIP), reconvened by DIVERSEcity since April 2020, works with stakeholders in the region to determine what the community needs to be welcoming and inclusive.

The Surrey LIP is a robust council made up of community organizations including community and immigrant serving agencies, education, business, government, libraries, health, parks and recreation, faith representatives, and others. The vision for the Surrey LIP is a collaborative, community partnership convened to strengthen local capacity to welcome and increase belonging amongst immigrants and refugees in Surrey, BC. To learn more please visit: surreylip.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.