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Volunteer Position Job Description

Job Title: Web Editor

Date Posted: June 6, 2013

Purpose: The HTML Editor's primary responsibility will be to transfer the pdf files of the SWITCH newsletter archive to html pages on the new SWITCH website.

Location: This work can be done at the SWITCH office at Innovation Park or from home or another offsite location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Set up new pages on the SWITCH website
  • Access newsletter pdfs on server
  • Transfer pdf information to html page
  • Insert additional code
  • Ensure formatting is clean and readable
  • Submit pages for review before they are made public

Reports to: Executive Director

Length of Appointment: The Web Editor is assigned to approximately 8-10 hours per week for a period of one month or until the work is completed.

Time Commitment: Hours are flexible but an 8-10 hour per week commitment will likely be necessary to complete the work in a timely manner.


  • Experience with HTML/CSS including CSS-based HTML layout and ability to manipulate raw HTML code
  • Excellent written communication skills and editing skills
  • Prior experience with HTML and template construction
  • Ability to recommend best practices
  • Search Engine Optimization experience a plus
  • Working knowledge of adobe Photoshop and illustrator a plus

Education: At least two years of college with relevant coursework preferred.

Support: Training and a sample version of a completed html page will be provided

Benefits: Valuable experience and a SWITCH Membership (Annual)

How to Apply: Please submit cover letter and resume to with 'Web Editor' in the subject line.