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Web Development Intern

Do you have a passion for web development, and making sure a website looks and operates in the best way possible? If so, then we invite you to apply for our Web Development Internship with EM Search Consulting.


Do you have a passion for web development, and making sure a website looks and operates in the best way possible? If so, then we invite you to apply for our Web Development Internship with EM Search Consulting. 

As an EMSC Web Development Intern, you will be an integral part of our web design and development projects, supporting our experienced team by delivering outstanding websites and online experiences for our clients. This internship will primarily involve website maintenance, updates, and support for existing websites while offering an excellent opportunity to learn and grow in the field of web development.


  • Perform Website Updates: Ensuring seamless integration with the website’s overall design.
  • Implement Technical SEO Edits: Work closely with writers, designers, account managers, SEO managers, and our paid advertisement team to apply technical SEO updates and enhancements that improve website performance.
  • Conduct QA Audit Fixes: Perform thorough QA audits and fix issues to guarantee website functionality and quality.
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve Website Issues and Bugs: Diagnose and fix website problems, ensuring optimal user experience and bug-free operation.
  • Learn and Troubleshoot WordPress: Master the ins and outs of WordPress, identifying and fixing bugs in websites.
  • Update and Maintain Websites Using HTML, CSS, and JS: Ensure a seamless and visually appealing user experience through accurate updates and maintenance.
  • Assist in WordPress Updates and Customization: Implement WordPress updates and customization via PHP template files and admin panel adjustments.
  • Collaborate with Cross-Functional Teams: Work closely with design, development, SEO, and advertising teams to ensure that websites align with client objectives.
  • Ensure Website Content is Up-to-Date: Keep page/post updates, image updates, and content changes current and accurate.
  • Stay Updated on Industry Best Practices and Trends: Follow emerging trends in web development to maintain and improve website quality.
  • Develop Websites with Pixel-Perfect Precision: Build websites according to design specifications provided in Figma files, maintaining high accuracy.
  • Assist with Cross-Platform and Multi-Browser Issues: Identify and address issues related to cross-platform compatibility and multi-browser functionality.


  • Proficiency in HTML and CSS: Solid understanding of HTML and CSS for website updates and design improvements.
  • Basic Knowledge of WordPress and PHP: Foundational skills in WordPress and PHP for website customization and troubleshooting.
  • Strong Attention to Detail and Passion for Web Development: Keen eye for maintaining and improving website quality and functionality.
  • Good Problem-Solving Skills and Team Collaboration Ability: Effective problem-solver who can work cohesively in a team environment.
  • Excellent Communication and Time-Management Skills: Clear communicator with the ability to manage multiple projects efficiently.
  • Willingness to Learn and Adapt to New Technologies: Enthusiasm for learning new technologies and tools, along with adaptability. We utilize JavaScript and cross-browser compatibility, so any experience in this is a plus.

Ability to discuss education in regards to web development work is required, whether through a bootcamp or college degree. A four year degree is not required. 

Additional Benefits & Perks For Our Interns:

  • Cold brew on tap in the office.
  • A stunning rooftop deck with sweeping views of downtown Chicago.
  • A variety of snacks to keep you fueled and energized.
  • West Loop / West Town brick-and-mortar office.
  • The office is conveniently Accessible From The L & #9 Ashland Bus Route.

Career Growth Potential:

At EMSC, we believe in nurturing talent and providing opportunities for career advancement. As a Web Development Intern with EMSC, you will have the chance to learn from our experienced team members and gain valuable skills in digital marketing and web development.

We believe in promoting from within and encourage our team members to take on new challenges and responsibilities as they grow. Your dedication and hard work can lead to exciting career opportunities within our organization. Join us in shaping the digital landscape and advancing your career with EMSC.

About Us:

EMSC is a dynamic digital marketing agency located in the vibrant West Loop neighborhood of Chicago, IL. We specialize in delivering top-notch services in SEO, paid advertising management, and web design & development. Our team is driven by innovation, creativity, and a passion for helping our clients achieve online success.

(Part-Time Tuesday Through Thursdays; On-Site)

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