Web Development Intern

B Corp: 


San Diego, CA

Job Type: 

Part Time



Required Education Level: 

High School

Job Title: Web Development Intern

Job Description:

The Company

Rescue provides behavior change marketing services (or "social marketing") to government, non-profit and corporate organizations. Rescue's current work focuses on tobacco, obesity, violence and alcohol prevention; the promotion of exercise, fresh foods and after school programs; and other products and services that promote healthy living. Most of Rescue's behavior change campaigns focus on teens (13 - 17) and young adults (18 - 26), resulting in unrivaled experience in adolescent behavior change campaigns.

Rescue is a full-service agency, providing research, strategy, creative, production, web, traditional media, social media, policy change, youth engagement and experiential marketing services to clients in over a dozen states and provinces, as well as to federal government agencies.

We believe that marketing can do more than sell goods, it can create good.


The Job

We are looking for a dynamic, high performing Web Development Intern with experience in basic HTML/CSS and related responsibilities. The ideal candidate has a passion for behavior change, a history of complex problem solving, and is capable of working in a fast-paced agency setting.


Day-To-Day Activities:

  • Contribute as a team member to various assignments and projects;
  • Entering content into sites;
  • QA team member work;
  • Pulling Assets from PSD’s;
  • Assist with website modifications and enhancements and provide technical support;
  • Actively participate in the review of scope;
  • Identifying and log defects;
  • Verify bug fixes.


Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED;
  • Ability to creatively apply technology to solve problems;
  • Ability to complete assignments that involve analyzing requirements, designing, and implementing a solution with guidance;       
  • Ability to use a photo editing tool;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Familiarity with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript;
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to perform a variety of tasks typical of an entry-level web developer position.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of PHP, Wordpress, and Drupal is a plus;
  • Experience with Angular;
  • Experience with Laravel or other MVC frameworks;
  • Non-tobacco-use is highly preferred because we only have tobacco-free environments and also to be consistent with our tobacco prevention campaign goals.


Location: San Diego, CA

Status: Part-time Position


If you’re ready to join our team of mission driven talent challenging the status quo, we’d love to meet you! Check out our Careers page at rescueagency.com/careers for more information about what it’s like to work at Rescue, and the benefits that we offer to our team members.


The Fine Print


All business-related environments are tobacco-free. Must have valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and computer and Internet access. Must be available to work non-traditional hours such as late nights and weekends.


Physical Requirements:

Able to remain in a sitting position for prolonged periods of time and stoop, bend, reach, climb stairs, and move freely throughout the building for the performance of duties. Able to read from a computer or laptop monitor for several hours at a time including fonts of various sizes from a variety of sources. Able to travel nationwide as needed to meet with clients, coworkers, or attend meetings and seminars. Must be able to move boxed work documents (surveys & materials), up to 40 pounds, in and out of office for travel by car and by air.


The Application


All applications must be submitted through Rescue’s online careers system (unless you qualify to request a reasonable accommodation, as detailed at RescueAgency.com/careers). We do not accept applications via email, mail, fax or in-person delivery. Please send questions to careers@rescueagency.com. All applicants must include links to an online portfolio or to direct examples of past work, where applicable. Applications without portfolio links will not be reviewed. 


Rescue | The Behavior Change Agency is an EEO/Minority/Female/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer


Part-time hourly position