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Job Number:  30093
Vancouver Community Network Web Designer
Job Posted: Wednesday, 5 October 2016
Closing Date: Friday, 21 October 2016
(2 days ago)
Vancouver Community Network
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: (not entered)

The Vancouver Community Network owns, operates and promotes a free, publicly accessible, non-commercial, community computer utility in the Lower Mainland of BC which provides a public space on the Internet. The VCN techteam is Vancouver Community Network’s IT team based in downtown Vancouver, B.C. The TechTeam provides the non-profit community with friendly, professional IT solutions at an affordable rate.


Participating youth must:

  • be between the ages of 15 and 30 at the time of intake;
  • have demonstrated skills achievement at the post-secondary level (this means that you must have more than secondary school achievement);
  • intend to gain ICT skills and knowledge;
  • meet the job requirements of the IHO, which should included stated ICT-related activities;
  • be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada and be legally entitled to work in Canada; and
  • must not be in receipt of Employment Insurance (EI) benefits.


  • Working closely with VCN admin and web|team to execute ideas
  • Working with clients and VCN teams to translate concepts into variable design concepts
  • Leading the design and contributing to the content of the Youth Internship Program magazine
  • Developing design exploration assets and/or mood boards and palettes for pitches or client presentations to help determine direction
  • Designing promotional and event collateral for print and web
  • Navigating thorough revision processes to improve and/or recreate graphics for web design
  • Executing responsible print production and delivery of appropriate files


  • Skills and experience in web development on WordPress highly desired
  • Working on or have completed a diploma or higher in the appropriate fields and/or have a strong portfolio of past and current works
  • Knowledge of web design and development process
  • Ability to collaborate with management and/or business team to produce presentations or business development documents for client meetings
  • Competency in Adobe Suite needed to deliver quality products
  • Passionate about design and helping non-profits succeed in their communications
  • Creative flair and originality through innovation

    HOURS: 35 hours/week
    SALARY: $15/h

Internship provided via the Vancouver Community Network Youth Internships program and funded by HSRDC and Industry Canada.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Apply at the following link:
Contact Details:
Pratyush Dhawan
Vancouver Community Network
280 - 111 West Hastings St
Vancouver, BC, V6B 1H4

Tel: (778)724-0232
Fax: 1-855-299-0647

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