Jobs/Internships

Update websites/paid

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Local Inn Keeper, Linda Knodle, has 2 websites for which she needs basic HTML, CSS help to update websites. www.twoheronsguesthouse.com and www.lindaknodle.com , pay is negotiable and depends on experience. Please contact Lisa Sandoval lisa.sandoval@seattlecolleges.edu for Linda’s contact information.

 

2016 Career Fair and Workshops Thursday April 19th

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Thursday, April 21st 10:00-1:00 – Atrium/Main Hallway

Looking for a career position, summer job, or internship? Come visit with over 30 employers from the Puget Sound region and discuss job opportunities, make connections, exchange resumes, and learn about your chosen industry. You could even leave with a job offer!

 

Also, afterward we are doing a couple workshops and combining it with the first of Spring quarter meeting for Byte Club.

In the Broadway Performance Hall Board room:

1-2ish, Lunch!!! And White board for your interview workshop by Bill Newman and Stani Meredith

2ish – 3:30 – Byte Club Meeting, schedule Spring quarter meetings and workshops, etc

3:30 – 5 – Women Thriving in Male Dominated fields – by Betty Smith, Senior Engineer at Boeing 

Published author, expert consultant and experienced engineer Betty Smith will be speaking at Seattle Central on April 21, as part of Career Day sponsored by the Byte Club. Betty has over 35 years of aerospace engineering experience at every level, having worked on projects as diverse as safety, weapons, survivability, and future aircraft design. A decorated volunteer and executive director of national organizations, with degrees from several colleges and universities in a variety of subjects, Ms. Smith is delighted to bring her stories of resilience and success to audiences at Seattle Central, inspiring diversity, collaboration, and accountability in the workplace.

Please help spread the word. The Board Room holds about 40 people. We’d like to fill it up!

 

SEO Specialist

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Sesame CommunicationsSeattle, WA

http://www.sesamecommunications.com/careers/seo-specialist/

Sesame Communications is seeking an SEO Specialist to manage SEO campaigns on local websites for dental and orthodontic practices. Works closely with social media specialists to support SEO efforts.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Account management of our Sesame SEO offering
  • Provide online marketing expertise
  • Submit member sites to directories and major search engines
  • Edit CSS, PHP and HTML for member websites
  • Create and manage campaigns using current SEO best practices on a monthly basis
  • Provide regular communications, both written and verbal, to dental and ortho professionals
  • Maintain and build relationships with portfolio members to maintain optimal retention rate

Qualifications
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Education and/or Experience

  • Agency experience preferred
  • Experience of Social and SEO best practices preferred
  • Professional experience writing and reading CSS, PHP and HTML
  • Proficient working with CMS, WYSIWYG tools, The Adobe Creative Suite, FTP Clients
  • Intermediate ability in reading and writing SEO compliant text
  • Familiar with SEO tools; Webmaster tools, Opensite Explorer, Google Analytics, etc.
  • Intermediate skills necessary in Windows Office suite
  • Google Analytics Certified preferred
  • Adwords Certified preferred
  • Accountability and ownership to a large portfolio on a monthly basis
  • Strong understanding of PPC campaigns preferred
  • Ability to collaborate with other Sesame Search teammates to support online strategies for members with multiple services offering

Required experience:

  • Professional experience writing and reading CSS, PHP and HTML: 2 years

Apply Now

 

Amazon Prime Student Street Team – Nationwide

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
Category Brand Ambassadors
Full Time/Part Time Independent Contractor Positions
Location Campuses Nationwide
Date Posted 3/1/2016
Description
Are you a creative, outgoing, energetic student with a passion for Amazon? Then the Amazon Prime Student Street Team is for you! Amazon Prime Student is seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic college students with an interest in marketing to promote Amazon Prime Student on their campus during August/September Back-to-School events. Get paid to talk about what you already love!

This is a temporary, part-time, paid independent contractor assignment.

Skills and Education Requirements
  • Actively enrolled undergraduate student during the 2016-2017 school year, click here to see if we’re recruiting on your campus
  • Strong academic performance (3.0 GPA or higher)
  • Able to commit approximately 5 hours during the first week of school (during peak times on campus, 10 am to 2 pm)
  • Creative, high energy and excels at working independently
  • Takes initiative and adapts easily to changes
  • Enjoys approaching and talking to students while staying focused on defined goals
  • Must be eligible to work as an independent contractor in the US

Preference will be given to candidates that also possess these skills and experience:

  • Prior sales, marketing, promotion, and/or brand ambassador experience
  • Current Amazon Prime Student / Amazon Prime member with strong knowledge base of the membership program
Other
Fuse reserves the right to conduct background checks such as criminal and driving record checks for relevant roles.

Please apply by completing the online application. Fuse will contact individuals selected for interviews. Unfortunately, we cannot accept emails or phone calls regarding this position.

Click here to learn more and to applyhttp://bit.ly/1RltCVS

 

Intern for Support/DevOps/

Friday, April 1st, 2016

Part-time student intern for Support/DevOps role is needed.
Initial commitment for 3 months but can turn into a long term contract role.
Students who are either permanent residents or us citizens can apply for this intern.

Conduct daily DevOp duties including
• Doing import of data based on a protocol
• Respond to customer escalations
• Do initial investigation on the incidents
• Help with daily builds and deployments
• Communicate production deployments with partners
• Programming experience preferred (C#)
• Excellent communication skills and great work ethic
• Prefer to be onsite at Redmond campus, but partial telecommuting can work (Need to attend in-person meetings twice a week). Will be working under the guidance of a Program Manager.
• 20 hours/week – Pay $25/hour

Thank you,
Jhansi

Please send your resumes to
Lisa Sandoval
Director, IT Programs
Seattle Central College
1701 Broadway BE3176
Seattle, WA 98122
Email: lisa.sandoval@seattlecolleges.edu
Phone: 206-934-5575

Fulltime VoIP Support Agent in Seattle

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Title: VoIP Technical Support Agent
Hourly Wage: $15-16.50 in year 1, $20+ once brought on permanently (7 of 8 of the last hiring class were brought on fulltime last year)
Duration: 1 year temp to hire
Location: 1201 Western Ave #700, Seattle, WA 98101
Schedule: Standard 40 hours; Shifts between 6:30 am and 7 pm Monday through Friday.

Job Duties:
• Exhibit unparalleled customer service in a technical support role.
• Use your powers of conversation and ability to sense context clues to identify the situation diagnose task, and execute effective solutions.
• Draft business correspondence, to document status and solution to colleagues and supervisors.
• Utilize internal wiki to diagnose quickly and concisely and resolve customer issues.

Skills needed:
• Networking/Troubleshooting basics a must, but expert knowledge not needed and an eagerness to learn is of primary importance.
• An ideal candidate will possess, or be pursuing an associate’s degree in an IT related discipline, and relevant network certifications (Network+, CCNA). Again, a strong internal drive to learn is paramount over technical experience.
• 45+ WPM typing speed.
• Working knowledge of the Microsoft Suite and basic internet search functions.

Sincerely,

Brian Tesch
Technical Sourcing Specialist
Volt Workforce Solutions
11601 Willows Road, Suite 200 Redmond, WA 98052
t: 425.376.1700 EXT: 73115 | f: 425.376-1720 | tf: 800.253.9605
btesch@volt.com | www.volt.com | Connect with me on LinkedIn

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Admin/Sales Assistant & Social Media Wiz

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Furniture Showroom Admin,Sales Assistant & Social Media Wiz
We are a high-end, European furniture showroom, looking for an assistant to help promote sales, customer relations, and online marketing at our downtown Seattle location
The candidate will support management in all aspects of day-to-day operations including: opening/closing procedures, answering phones and customer inquires, providing sales quotes, coordinate deliveries, maintaining showroom appearance and sample library, managing growing social media presence while having a positive attitude, keen attention to detail and strong work ethic under ever-changing situations.
For more information click Furniture Showroom Admin,Sales Assistant & Social Media Wiz

If you would like to be considered for the position, please send a cover letter, telling us about yourself along with your resume with references and we’ll be in touch to schedule an interview. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you!
jesse@divafurniture.com
www.divafurnitureseattle.com
www.bebitalia.com

UW ENGINEERING – WEB INFORMATION SPECIALIST

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

The College of Engineering (CoE) has an outstanding opportunity for a Web Information Specialist.

The Web Information Specialist will manage the College of Engineering’s (CoE) online presence by maintaining the College of Engineering website, building information architecture and using web-based tools. This position will work with developers to enhance the College’s Department web framework and to extend it to additional units. The Web Information Specialist will identify and develop new web features, sites, programs, content, tools and designs that embrace emerging technologies, best standards and practices, and accessibility.

Keep reading: https://uwhires.admin.washington.edu/ENG/candidates/default.cfm?szCategory=jobprofile&jobhistory=1&szOrderID=130514

Communications internship

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

My name is Eleanor Cummins and I am a researcher with the Social Media and Adolescent Health Research Team at Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Our team is looking to fill 1-2 communications internships and we hope to recruit from Seattle’s community college system.

We hope to provide our interns with an opportunity to experience behavioral health research and communications first hand and to work toward developing a project that allows them to showcase their strengths in this dynamic field.

Attached  is PDF of the listing internship.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis from now through March 1, 2016.
Thank you.
– Eleanor

Web Developer with UW-IT Communications

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Req #: 129261
Department: UWIT
Job Location: Seattle Campus
Posting Date: 02/01/2016
Closing Info: Open Until Filled
Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and education.
Notes: As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.  For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. 

If you would like to find out more about what it is like to work for UW-IT, as well as to get a feel for our culture and our people, visit us at ouremployment website. 

The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. 

Combine your Web management, user experience design and technical communications skills in this fast-moving job, playing a critical role in helping UW Information Technology (UW-IT) support the University of Washington’s many information technology (IT) services and projects. 

We are recruiting for a full-time Web Developer to join UW-IT, the central IT organization for the University of Washington, responsible for providing essential information technology resources and support to all three campuses (Seattle, Bothell and Tacoma), the UW Medical Centers, and research operations around the world. 

As Web Developer, you will be responsible for managing the IT Connect website, which provides UW students, faculty and staff with information about the rich array of IT resources available to support their learning, teaching, administration and research. You will use your Web and content management system (CMS) skills to maintain and continually improve the site, and work with subject matter experts to create, develop and update the content. 

You will work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, partnering with UW-IT leadership and staff throughout the organization and across the University, serving a diverse population. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 
You will develop, maintain and continually improve the IT Connect website to ensure it is easy to use, informative, accessible, responsive, up-to-date and aligned with University branding and messaging. You will track site analytics to make sure the most used and needed information is readily available. You will work with UW-IT staff to create, maintain and update content and site architecture as technologies and services change. 

You also will serve as an advocate for accessible Web design among UW Web developers, keeping up with the latest in accessibility, usability and responsive Web design, and exploring how new technologies could be used to meet UW-IT and UW’s needs. 

As a member of UW-IT’s Communications team, you will work closely with other skilled communicators to improve our other external and internal websites. You will be involved in managing and developing UW-IT’s social media presence, working with Communications team staff. This position may also serve as a Public Information Officer for UW-IT’s emergency response center. 

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technologies or related degree program 
  • Minimum of four years experience with Web technologies, development and maintenance 
  • Demonstrated excellent written/oral communication skills, including producing technical documentation 
  • Proven ability to build strong client and partner relationships and collaborate effectively with a diverse set of individuals 
  • Experience in writing and editing effective Web content 
  • Experience in website planning, design, architecture and implementation 
  • Experience with content management systems, especially WordPress 
  • Advanced knowledge and experience using Web markup and scripting languages such as HTML (XHTML and HTML5), CSS, PHP and Javascript 
  • Experience creating and managing PHP scripts, specifically for WordPress themes and plugins 
  • Experience managing various database management systems, specifically MySQL and PostgreSQL 
  • Experience using online analytical tools like Google Analytics to draw conclusions and make recommendations 
  • Experience with mobile, responsive design and accessibility in Web design/presentation 
  • Experience in effectively managing multiple projects at once 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, flexibility and sound judgment 
  • Excellent attention to detail to ensure accuracy and consistency 
  • Advanced technical computer literacy, including familiarity with Linux 

    Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration. 

    DESIRED:    

  • Experience working in higher education or large research institution 
  • Knowledge of IT accessibility issues for users with disabilities; familiarity with accessibility standards and best practices; experience testing for accessibility; and demonstrated ability to design content/applications with accessibility considerations 
  • Experience working in a technical environment and communicating with both technical and non-technical audiences 
  • Experience with JIRA or other issue tracking product 
  • Experience with Trumba or similar calendaring system 
  • Understanding of search engine optimization techniques and implementation 
  • Experience and understanding of user experience design methods for Web 
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop and Illustrator 
  • Experience using code management systems including Git, GitHub and BitBucket 
  • Knowledge of server environments 
  • Ability to continuously improve and create innovative solutions 
  • Willingness to explore and learn new technologies 
  • Training in communications strategies and methods, and in technical communication 
  • Experience communicating through social media channels (Twitter, YouTube, Facebook) 
  • Experience with Convio or similar email marketing system 
Condition of Employment:
Cubicle workspace environment. 

Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check. 

Application Process: 
The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process.  These assessments may include Work Authorization, Criminal Conviction History, Cover Letter and/or others.  Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select “Apply to this position”. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your “My Jobs” page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your “My Jobs” page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.