- Adobe Creative Suite
- Communication skills
Placer County is comprised of over 1,400 square miles of beautiful and diverse geography, ranging from the residential and commercial areas of South Placer, through the historic foothill areas of Auburn, Foresthill, and Colfax, and to the County's jewel of the North Lake Tahoe basin. Placer is a great place to live, work, play, and learn! For more information about Placer County, please visit www.placer.ca.gov.
This recruitment will remain open until filled, and applications will be reviewed and forwarded to the hiring manager for consideration on a continuous basis until a selection is made.
The Placer County Executive Office currently has one vacancy for a Web Designer/Developer (Digital Communications Specialist) to work in the Communication and Public Affairs Office. This position is primarily responsible for managing multiple website development and design projects to communicate with external and internal audiences.
The ideal candidate should be a strong collaborator who is accustomed to team projects and should have a deep understanding of HTML, CSS, Java Script, PHP, and other web design coding languages. This individual should be able to provide ongoing insight into the latest web trends, create navigation for an intuitive experience, understands UX and UI design, and is familiar with reporting website analytics.
This candidate must demonstrate a strong understanding of branding standards and possess effective communication skills to assist with web content development. The position requires constant communication with colleagues and executive management and is responsible for designing, coding, modifying, and creating websites from layout to function. The ideal candidate will be able to communicate in HTML as well as the written word.
A qualified candidate should be able to demonstrate good visual design sense and be proficient using Adobe Creative Cloud design software. This position will be required to build survey forms and edit in the Civic Plus Content Management System. Familiarity with integrating GIS elements is desirable.
Placer County offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees. The following information represents benefits currently available to permanent Placer County employees and may be subject to change. Applicants should inquire as to the most current benefit package during hiring interviews or by contacting the Human Resources Department.