Description

Lifetouch National School Studios

Job Description

 

Job Title:

Photographer

Job Classification:

Non-exempt

Department:

Field Sales

Location:

Field

Reports To:

Photography Manager or Territory Manager

Personnel Supervised:

None

Position Summary:

 

Capture high quality, compelling photographs while creating a positive picture day experience for customers. 

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

 

       Exhibits energy, enthusiasm and professionalism while establishing a connection with subjects and school administration to ensure a positive picture day experience

       Appropriately maintains and safely transports all necessary equipment, supplies and film to perform the duties of the job

       Arrives on-site on-time to allow proper set-up time

       Demonstrates safe work habits including proper lifting, bending and pushing 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 appropriate level of productivity in order to stay on schedule

       Uses age-appropriate language, body language, and approach to provide clear instructions to each subject in order to achieve desired expression while following Company Posing Guidelines

       Consistently captures high quality photographs

       Enters accurate information on paperwork from camera/payment envelopes and returns all paperwork to the field 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 policies, and displays confidence and professionalism

       Safeguards and properly handles money, job bags, film and photography equipment

       Maintains confidentiality of school/student related information

       Supports picture day team by assisting others as needed

 

Minimum General Requirements

 

       High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

       Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills

       Experience working with children preferred

       Ability to work independently and in a team environment

       Willing to work a varied seasonal schedule including early mornings, late afternoons

       Accessibility to reliable insured transportation to reach assigned locations. Vehicle insurance must be current and in compliance with state law

       Must have a valid driver’s license

 

 

Mental and Physical Activity Requirements

 

The mental and physical activities described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary duties and responsibilities of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties and responsibilities. 

 

Frequency Key

Rarely:Activity performed 1% or less of the time of the scheduled workday

Occasionally:Activity performed 2-32% of the time of the scheduled workday

Frequently:Activity performed 33-65% of the time of the scheduled workday

Constantly:Activity performed 66-100% of the time of the scheduled workday

 

Mental Activity

Frequency With Which Activity May Have To Be Performed During A Typical Day

Reading, spelling and alphabetical ordering

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Math and numerical ordering

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Count money and make change

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Problem solving

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Confidentiality

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Detailed work

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Handling difficult situations

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Reasoning

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Verbal communication

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Written communication

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Contact with customers

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Contact with children

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Noise exposure

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Multiple concurrent tasks

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Dealing with frequent interruptions

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Answering the telephone

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Type/keyboard data entry

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Driving (other than commuting to and from work)

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Sitting

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Standing

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Walking

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Bending (At Waist & Neck)

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Squatting

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Climbing

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Kneeling/crawling

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Twisting (Upper Body & Neck)

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Repetitive tasks involving fine/gross motor skills

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Reaching overhead

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Reaching shoulder height

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Reaching forward

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Reaching to the side

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Lifting/Carrying 1-10 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Lifting/Carrying 11-25 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Lifting/Carrying 26-50 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Lifting/Carrying 51-75 lbs.

(Conventional Only)

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Lifting/Carrying 76-85 lbs.

(Conventional Only)

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Pushing/pulling 1-10 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Pushing/pulling 11-25 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Pushing/pulling 26-50 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Pushing/pulling 51-75 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Pushing/pulling 76-85 lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

Pushing/pulling 85+ lbs.

Rarely

Occasionally

Frequently

Constantly

 

 

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