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Photographer - Summer Seasonal - $17 per hour

Date:  Jun 21, 2022

South Lake Tahoe, CA, US

Company:  Heavenly Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2022

If you want to obtain your summer Experience of a Lifetime, you’ve found your perfect match at Heavenly. With a massive mountain full of thrilling activities, adventure and incredible views of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly is for those who want to go big and forge their own path. From on-mountain Canopy Tours to mouthwatering Smokehouse cuisine, Heavenly exudes high-energy from first chair to last call. Come be a part of the team committed to delivering a refreshingly unique Epic experience.


As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


As a Photographer, you will proactively engage with guests and their families by capturing and selling and high resolution photos. Our Photographers inform guests on the process for viewing and purchasing their photos and, most importantly, will have an affinity for working with people and helping them to have fun!


Job Specifications: 

  • Starting Wage: $17 per hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time
  • Skill Level: Entry


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Follow all company and department safety procedures
  • Sell and Capture quality photos of guests following SOPs to ensure quality standards are being met
  • Understand basic photographic concepts of proper exposure and proper focus.
  • Provide a high level of proactive guest service in all guest interaction
  • Capture expected quantity of high quality photos to ensure department goals are met
  • Provide assistance with any photo operation related tasks
  • Other duties as assigned



  •  Excellent guest service skills
  •  Ability to stand up to 8 hours during shift
  •  Must be able to lift 40+ lbs
  •  Ability to communicate in English
  •  Basic computer skills
  •  Passion for photography 


Preferred skills:

  • Photography experience
  • Sales experience


Job Benefits:  

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 

Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (after eligible employees work 500 hours) 
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 444733

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento