Junior Web Developer


Is web development your passion? Are you self-motivated, with an attention to detail? Most importantly, are you interested in learning & growing the skills needed to be successful in the web development world?

Well, we’ve got just the opening for you. We’re on the hunt for a Junior Web Developer to assist with a variety of projects related to WordPress development and maintenance.

Wingard is a Jacksonville, Fla.-based advertising agency that has been recognized by the Jacksonville Business Journal as one of the “Best Places to Work,” as well as one of the “50 Fastest-Growing Companies” in the region.

Position Details

  • Front-end WordPress Developer
  • Local and remote candidates considered (US residents only)
  • Full-time, salaried (commensurate with experience)
  • Immediate opening

Job Duties

  • Develop custom website designs using WordPress and page builder plugins such as Divi or Elementor
  • Assist in developing new features for existing WordPress sites
  • Create and update front-end stylesheets 
  • Maintain existing WordPress sites, including updating themes and plugins
  • Handle client development updates to existing sites, including adding posts and pages, updating content, adding tracking codes and more
  • Understand client goals and collaborate with UI/UX designer to create responsive, mobile-first websites
  • Design and develop landing pages 
  • Problem solve and troubleshoot issues with WordPress, plugins, and other components as they arise
  • Working with internal teams to keep projects on time and on budget


  • Portfolio or recent examples of your work
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Willingness to learn
  • 1+ years experience creating and updating WordPress themes
  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS
  • Good understanding of responsive web design and a good design aesthetic
  • Comfortable building WordPress sites using purchased themes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and highly organized team player with great time management
  • Proficient in Mac computer systems
  • Experience with Advanced Custom Fields plugin a plus
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks, such as AngularJS and React, a plus
  • Able to start working immediately


The successful applicant will be eligible to receive the following benefits:

  • Company-sponsored health care plan, which includes health, dental, vision, and short-term/long-term disability coverage
  • Extensive PTO program, which includes five health and wellness days per year for all employees and two weeks of vacation per year for new employees (additional days are added with tenure)
  • Two paid days per year for volunteer service, in addition to company volunteering and pro-bono initiatives
  • Paid parental leave for births and adoptions
  • Company-matched SIMPLE retirement plan
  • Company-paid networking and professional development opportunities
  • Flexibility to work from home or in-office location in Jacksonville, FL

We expect the right candidate to be willing and able to sign our company non-disclosure and non-compete policies, and that nothing would prevent you from working with us and dedicating your full-time attention to Wingard. Wingard is a fast-paced, exciting, nimble, entrepreneurial, and generally pretty fun place to work.

At Wingard, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. Wingard believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Please submit resumé, cover letter with salary history, and relevant case studies of previous work to jobs@wearewingard.com, with “Wordpress Developer” in the subject line. Qualified applicants will be asked to complete a capabilities test as part of the interview process.