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Wordpress Web Developer -Maternity Cover - Canada (Remote)



Software Engineering
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Monday, May 27, 2024

Job Title: Wordpress Web Developer (Maternity Cover - Remote)

Company: TOOLBX

Location: Canada (remote)

Type: Temporary - Maternity Cover (FT conversion potential)



TOOLBX is on a mission to improve construction material supply chain productivity by simplifying how builders order building supplies and how dealers sell their products through one, unified platform.

Our ecommerce portal solution allows dealers to sell their products online through their own store—boosting store loyalty and scaling their business. By uniting builders and dealers through technology we’re enabling them to be more efficient; improving productivity across the industry.

Job Description:

TOOLBX is seeking a talented and motivated Wordpress Web Developer to join our passionate team of professionals. This is a temporary role covering an upcoming maternity leave, with potential to convert to full time.
As a web developer at TOOLBX, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to build out pixel-perfect, fully functional, standards compliant interfaces that enhance the overall user experience and drive business growth.


  • Develop and maintain high-quality front-end web applications using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript in a Wordpress Environment.
  • Collaborate closely with product managers, designers, and other stakeholders to transform designs into functional web pages.
  • Implement responsive and mobile-friendly designs to ensure optimal user experience across different devices and screen sizes.
  • Optimise web pages for performance and loading speed, ensuring an excellent user experience.
  • Collaborate with the back-end development team to integrate front-end interfaces with back-end services via RESTful APIs.
  • Conduct thorough testing and debugging of web applications to ensure W3C standards compliance and seamless functionality.
  • Stay updated with the latest web development trends, techniques, and best practices.
  • Provide recommendations for improving existing front-end markup implementation and overall performance.
  • Utilise Figma for efficient collaboration and seamless integration with the design team.
  • Implement and customise WordPress themes and plugins to meet specific project requirements.
  • Work closely with the marketing team to optimise websites for SEO and performance.
  • Communicate effectively with team members, actively participating in code reviews and technical discussions.


  • A Wordpress portfolio.
  • Strong experience in WordPress development, including theme customization and plugin integration.
  • Proven experience as a web developer, with a focus on web design and markup.
  • Proficiency in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript.
  • Solid understanding of responsive web design principles and mobile-first development.
  • Experience with front-end frameworks and libraries, such as React, Angular, or Vue.js.
  • Proficiency in Figma for design collaboration and integration.
  • Familiarity with version control systems, preferably Git.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to transform designs into pixel-perfect, standards compliant web pages.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to debug and resolve issues efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and as part of a remote team.

Nice to Have:

  • Familiarity with user experience (UX) principles and best practices.
  • Understanding of web accessibility standards and techniques.
  • Knowledge of SEO principles and best practices.
  • Experience with performance optimization techniques.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies.

How to Apply:

If you are a passionate Wordpress Developer seeking an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact in the construction industry, please visit our website at to apply. Submit your resume, along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining TOOLBX. We look forward to reviewing your application and connecting with you soon.

Note: Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. TOOLBX is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.