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Multimedia Developer

Iztok Franko

Website WestJet

About the job

Employment Type: Full-time Regular

City: Calgary, AB (YYC)

Posting Open Date: 11/09/2021

Posting Close Date: 11/23/2021 (Please note the posting will close at 11:59pm)

Why WestJet:

Every WestJet journey has the potential to enrich lives; a career with us is no exception.

WestJet arrived on the Canadian airline scene in 1996 and changed the industry for the better. We made air travel more affordable for Canadians and now we’re going global.

Join us and love where you’re going.

Remote Work:

This position is eligible for remote work, within Canada, under our mobile workforce program.

Position Description:

WestJet is rebuilding and reinventing, and the ideal candidate has passion for creating compelling and innovative video content that captures audience attention across communications platforms.

Reporting to the Manager of Events, this position supports internal and external communications, working with stakeholders from around the organization to customize visual content for employee- and guest-facing channels. The successful candidate understands what works where and isn’t afraid to try something, track performance and adjust accordingly.

If you are looking for variety in your day-to-day and the opportunity to learn, contribute and innovate, while being part of a supportive and flexible team, consider becoming a Multimedia Developer at WestJet.


  • Responsible for all video production from concept to final product including storyboards, scripts, shooting footage, editing, organizing and storage of final products for our new on-demand platform.
  • Build and manage a video request form where we can track time spent on projects and tasks.
  • Champion and maintain brand and style standards with all videos, photography and audio content, ensuring final product is innovative and professional.
  • Manage and maintain all video and photography equipment within our studio, ensuring reliable technical set up and operation readiness; proactively identify equipment recommendations as required.
  • Support the events team with virtual webinars.
  • Foster and manage positive relationships with clients; proactively engaging them for video, photography and audio requests to support the needs of the business.

Qualifications :

  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in media production, film studies, or related degree, or equivalent work experience.
  • Strong knowledge and experience using Adobe Premier Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator, with a strong portfolio.
  • Demonstrated video filming experience with a smart phone, SLR camera, and standard video camera.
  • Creative, innovative style, coupled with unique storytelling abilities and a passion to challenge the status quo.
  • Ability to manage competing deliverables, attention to detail, good communication skills, and able to problem solve.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office platform.
  • Proficient in both Windows and Mac platforms.

The benefits of being a WestJetter:

WestJet provides all WestJetters with a competitive total rewards package. On top of that, we offer:

  • A fun and friendly culture with colleagues who work together to win
  • Travel privileges for you and your family, effective from your start date
  • Savings and Benefit programs that are flexible to meet your specific needs

Think we are a fit? Apply now!

About WestJet Group Of Companies

Together with WestJet’s regional airline, WestJet Encore, we offer scheduled service to more than 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe and to more than 175 destinations in over 20 countries through our airline partnerships.

Our Safety Promise

At WestJet, the safety and security of our people and our guests is a core value and at the heart of what we do. As safety and security is a shared responsibility, it is expected that you will use safe work practices to ensure your well-being and the safety of others.

WestJet recognizes that the use of Alcohol and Drugs can adversely impact a safe work environment and the well-being of others including guests, suppliers and the public, as well as place WestJet’s operations at risk. All roles that are identified as safety sensitive are required to pass a Pre-Employment Alcohol and Drug Test as per WestJet’s Alcohol and Drug Policy.

As a federally regulated company, the WestJet group of companies is required to comply with all federal mandates. In order to be compliant with the recently-announced vaccination mandate, and to keep our guests/employees safe, all employees will be required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as a condition of employment.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We embrace what makes us each unique, and what makes us uniquely WestJet. WestJet is committed to inclusiveness, equity, and accessibility and if you require accommodation during the selection process, please let our Talent Acquisition team know. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in WestJet; however, only those candidates who are selected will be contacted.

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Iztok Franko

I am passionate about digital marketing and ecommerce, with more than 10 years of experience as a CMO and CIO in travel and multinational companies. I work as a strategic digital marketing and ecommerce consultant for global online travel brands. Constant learning is my main motivation, and this is why I launched Diggintravel.com, a content platform for travel digital marketers to obtain and share knowledge. If you want to learn or work with me check our Academy (learning with me) and Services (working with me) pages in the main menu of our website.