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Ski Portrait and Action Photographer

Mountain Ridge Photography Company Deer Valley Resort, UT
  • Posted: 20 days ago
  • $12 Hourly
  • Full-Time

Have a passion for photography and skiing? Well, this might be the perfect job for you. We are now hiring portrait and action photographers for the 2019-2020 ski season. We are located at the Deer Valley Resort in Park City, Utah. We provide high-end, professional portrait and action photography with breathtaking views.

Portrait Photographers:

  • Conduct outdoor family, individual, and group portraits. On a busy day, you will shoot up to 20-25 sessions.

  • You are stationed at the top of a lift from 9am-2:30pm.

  • Provide sales assistance in our shop at the base from 3pm - 5:30pm.

Action Photographers:

  • Photograph guests on assigned runs as they ski down the mountain.

  • Provide sales assistance in our shop at the base from 3pm - 5:30pm.

General Responsibilities:

Our most successful photographers are not only good with the camera, they know how to create a fun and memorable experience for the guests during the shoot. Having an outgoing personality combined with great photography are key, as this is also a sales position. Deer Valley is world famous for their customer service and we try to match or exceed their standards. Most important is that you take your photography seriously, have a willingness to learn, and understand excellent customer service.

Pay:

This is a commission based job. You are rewarded for working hard and doing your job well. Pay is 17% of your sales plus bonuses or $12/hour plus bonuses, whichever is greater. Pay averages around $15-$20/hour for new photographers. Working hard and providing great customer service will make you more money.

Experience and Equipment:

  • Must be willing/able to endure cold, windy days. We work on top of a mountain in all kinds of elements.

  • Must work weekends and holidays.

  • Prior professional photography experience preferred, but not required.

  • Must have a passion for photography.

  • We provide all camera equipment and a uniform jacket.

  • Must be able to finish the complete season, December 7th- April 12th.

  • Employees must have their own ski equipment and be able to ski “green” runs proficiently. (Deer Valley does not allow snowboards.)

  • Prior customer service/sales experience required.

Mountain Ridge Photography Company

Why Work Here?

Address

2250 Deer Valley Dr. 84060
Deer Valley Resort, UT
USA

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