Photographer in Victoria, BC at Lifetouch Canada Inc.

Date Posted: 2/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Victoria, BC
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/7/2018
  • Job ID:
    PHOTO53899

Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Exhibits energy and enthusiasm while establishing a connection with guests to ensure a positive picture day experience
  • Has all necessary equipment and supplies to perform the duties of the job.
  • Arrives on-site on-time to allow proper set-up time
  • Uses safe work habits including proper lifting, bending, pushing, pulling, squatting, twisting, and driving techniques
  • Properly sets up equipment to optimize photo quality
  • Provides clear direction/expectations for parents, school personnel, and student helpers regarding their role in picture day
  • Maintains productivity in order to stay on schedule
  • Uses appropriate language, body language, and approach to provide clear instructions to each guest in order to achieve desired expression while following Company Posing Guidelines
  • Consistently captures high quality photographs consistent with Level I photography skills
  • Enters accurate information on paperwork from camera/payment envelopes and returns all paperwork to the territory office in a timely manner in accordance with Company guidelines
  • Represents Lifetouch in a professional manner at all times while adhering to all Company and school rules and policies and displays confidence and professionalism even during times of stress and in difficult situations
  • Safeguards and properly handles money, job bags, photos and photography equipment
  • Maintains confidentiality of school/student related information
  • Supports picture day team by assisting others as needed
  • Works to continually improve photography skills

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
  • Proven photographer experience; i.e. one to three months of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working with children preferred.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Willing to work a varied schedule, including early mornings, long days and weekends.
  • Accessibility to reliable insured transportation to reach assigned locations. Vehicle insurance must be current and in compliance with provincial law
  • Must have a valid driver's license

Lifetouch Canada offers a competitive salary and compensation package including a deferred profit sharing plan and the opportunity to work for a highly successful, growth-oriented company.

Please send your resume and cover letter to brgibson@lifetouch.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.