Open Position: Assistant Web Designer

Part-time opening
28 hours / week
Hourly pay based on experience

Contact: Anna Prentiss at (Please no phone calls about this position)


The Assistant Web Designer will assist the College of Fine Arts Media Specialist in the design, development, maintenance and troubleshooting of Web-related systems and technologies. He or she also works as a liaison to both, College IT team and University ITS, to ensure Web systems appropriately integrate, as well as, meet specifications.


  • Assists with design, development and maintenance of College-level Web systems
  • Provides support to IT Team in monitoring and maintaining Web service servers
  • Assists with consulting and analyzing the College of Fine Arts schools and departments to provide technical solutions
  • Assists with the oversight of operation and compliance of various Web and Electronic technologies/media

(Minimum) Daily Duties

  • Provides customized solutions and troubleshooting to the College of Fine Arts faculty & staff of Web related requests
  • Actively participates in College email and help systems
  • Assists College Media Specialist with providing Web-based solutions for the College and other long-term projects
  • Assists College IT team to ensure security of all Web systems
  • Works with College IT team to plan, develop, maintain and integrate Web systems
  • Investigates new and innovative software and technologies and report findings to College Media Specialist
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • Programming: PHP, JavaScript, HTML, CSS
  • Content Management Systems: WordPress, Drupal
  • Bash or SH command line utilities and scripts
  • Accessibility and Usability Guidelines for Web and Electronic Media**
  • Databases: MySQL, RSS or XML, and Relational concepts
  • Design: Adobe CS

Preferred Skills

  • Operating Systems: Unix, Linux
  • Web Packages: PhpMyAdmin, Xampp or Lampp
  • Word and Software Documentation