Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to bring your passion for photography together with your love for being inspired by and involved with School Special Events Consider joining the Lifetouch team as a seasonal, PT Candid Photographer!  The Lifetouch Candid Photographers capture high quality, compelling photographs for school sports, concerts, plays, graduations, and a variety of other special occasions.  

As part of the Shutterfly family of brands, we’re all about people — bringing them together, making them feel welcome, and connecting them to experiences. We make our customers’ memories last a lifetime by capturing, preserving, and sharing them through photography and personalized products. Through our family of brands, trend-setting products, cutting edge technology, and best in class customer service, we help our customers, and each other, share life’s joy.  

Bring your photographic talents to highlight the unique personality of students in high-quality portraits.  Our photographers enjoy working with kids of all ages to capture candid photos at Picture Event Sites which tell a compelling story.   

Key responsibilities for this exciting role include: 

  • Transport your own photography equipment to assigned Picture Event locations 
  • Provide leadership on the job site and serve as a liaison between customers (school administration) and Lifetouch.  
  • Complete appropriate paperwork related to photography jobs 
  • Respond effectively to unexpected situations that arise while on site 
  • After events, upload images from home 
  • Participate in ongoing training and recognition programs offered by Lifetouch  

Successful candidates will have: 

  • Experience working independently as well as in a team environment 
  • At least two years of related photography experience (or equivalent combination of experience and education) 

Specific qualifications for the Candid Sports Photographer position include: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Previous customer service experience  
  • Highly organized with excellent communications skills 
  • Ability to present a positive and professional image  
  • Willingness to work a varied seasonal schedule, usually weekends and evenings  
  • Valid driver’s license as well as reliable, insured vehicle (in compliance with state laws) to reach assigned locations and while transporting photography equipment 
  • Your own professional or semi-professional camera equipment 
  • Select, set up and operate cameras and equipment for varied conditions of inside and outside photography. 

If you’re interested in continuing your exciting career in candid photography, enjoy working with kids and love being in action-packed, new settings every day; the market leader in school photography wants to meet with you!