INTERNSHIP: NEAT, Digital & Information Technology Development

Posted by Michalina Hunter on August 25, 2020

NEAT is excited to be seeking an intern candidate to head up digital and information technology projects. This is a temporary, full time position that will develop the tools and frameworks to help us meet our mission and vision.

Funding for this position is generously provided by the Government of Canada & facilitated through BC Technology for Learning Society.


The Digital & Information Technology Development position is based in Fort St John, BC and will report to the Executive Director. The successful candidate will:

  • Research, plan & build robust technological tools and frameworks to support NEAT’s day to day work
  • Create, edit, and enhance web content using WordPress & WooCommerce
  • Support the collection and interpretation of program data
  • Create and maintain online membership services
  • Create and maintain web forms
  • Be proactive about identifying solutions and technologies that could enhance NEAT’s online profile
  • Participate in division-wide planning/brainstorming activities and collaborative projects

This position may require a varied workweek schedule.


  • Proficiency with WordPress & WooCommerce
  • Experience in front end web design
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple projects/tasks
  • Ability to work unsupervised and demonstrate project planning, motivation, and initiative
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical colleagues
  • Ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with diverse colleagues
  • Ability to participate in large and small meetings
  • Post-secondary education an asset; certificate or diploma program in related field

Eligible Intern participants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be between the age of 15 and 30 years old (inclusive) at the start of the internship;
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada; as well as,
  • Must not be in receipt of employment benefits (EI/CERB) during the internship
  • Valid BC Driver’s License and regular access to a vehicle
  • Meets requirements for working with children
  • Subject to security review

Job Details

  • This is a temporary full-time position lasting 16 weeks. Hours of the position will vary according to the activities being undertaken, averaging 35 hours per week
  • This position pays $25/hr
  • The applicant may be based anywhere in Canada
  • Duration: This position starts with a qualified candidate.

To Apply

Apply on NEAT’s website here:

When applying, please mention you saw this posting at

Learn More About NEAT