Web Developer – WordPress

Hercules SLR is a privately-owned company with branches and offices located across Canada. While Hercules has grown into a multitude of industrial sectors, we specialize in equipment, products and services for securing, lifting and rigging applications. As an employer, we focus on continually enhancing the skills and capabilities of our employees, and pride ourselves for building and improving upon our cultures of safety and dedicated customer service.

As we continue to grow our operations across Canada, we are looking for a passionate Web Developer to join our IT team in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. As a Web Developer at our company, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development of company websites.

Key Responsibilities:

-Write, modify, and debug software for websites
-Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers
-Test and document software for web sites
-Work with designers and content producers
-Designing and implementing new features and functionality
-Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
-Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS


-Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
-Experience building user interfaces for Websites and/or web applications
-Experience designing and developing responsive design websites.
-Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome, inspector, etc.
-Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers.
-Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
-Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
-Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
-Knowledge of SQL, PHP, back-end languages

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

If you would like to be part of a fast-growing, national company and would like to help expand our organization to the next level, we want to hear from you!

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to hr@nullherculesslr.com

We thank all applicants for their interest, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Please note: Successful candidates will be required to pass a criminal background check as a condition of employment.

Hercules Group of Companies
Job Type
Full Time
Dartmouth, NS
How to Apply
Via email