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Mountain West

About Mountain West Studios

We are a proudly Canadian, family-owned and operated company celebrating 43 years in business. Since 1980, Mountain West Studios has built a solid reputation as a quality provider of school photography in Western Canada. Our tight-knit team of professional, passionate photo enthusiasts is based out of our head offices in Burnaby, BC. We are also proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. 

School Photographer

About the job

Title: School Portrait Photographer

Do you enjoy working with kids? Looking for a fun, flexible job?  In this position, you'll get to meet new people every day in different school environments. 


  • Must be a motivated individual who is enthusiastic about photography and customer service oriented.

  • Photography experience is not required but is preferred.

  • Customer-focused with strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to deal with multiple and changing priorities.

  • Will travel to various schools in designated areas.

  • A valid driver’s license and car insurance are required.

  • A reliable car is essential to carry equipment.

  • Experience working with children is an asset.

  • As this position involves working with children in a school setting, the successful applicant must pass a Vulnerable Sector Check.

  • A warm and friendly personality that can work with children from preschool to graduates as well as administrators and teaching staff.

  • Paid training will be provided the week of August 21 - 25, 2023

  • Job will commence the first week of September.

  • All necessary equipment will be supplied.

  • More training is available if necessary.

  • Fluent English and computer skills are basic requirements.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in Canada. 

Physical Requirements & Work Environment:

  • Ability to lift up to 25lbs.

  • Ability to stand, walk, bend repetitively for extensive periods of time.

  • A fun, "work hard, play hard" environment!

Please email resumes with "Seasonal Photographer Position" in the subject line to:

Application deadline: July 15th, 2023

Training dates: August 21 - 25, 2023


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