Once Upon A Time Portraits
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago


Individual/Group Youth Sports Photographers

We are continuously growing and hiring for our Saturday photography team. This position is for energetic, motivated individuals who take direction well and are comfortable working with children and adults in the youth sports divisions.

We would like to introduce you to our company and see what we are all about. This would be an informative tour of the company. After this initial introduction, Once Upon A Time Portraits will follow up with an interview and training.

Available introduction dates:

Saturday, February 29th - Scottsdale
Saturday, March 7th - Scottsdale
Saturday, March 14th - Avondale
Saturday, March 21st - Laveen

Job Description:

Any experience in group and individual photography is welcomed, but not required. We will train motivated individuals that are willing to take direction and follow our protocols. If you like the outdoors, youth sports, have an outgoing attitude, and have your own your DSLR, then this may be a job for you!

-No previous experience necessary. Entry level to professionals
-Saturday ONLY position from now thru beginning of June 2020. Saturdays hours range from early mornings to afternoon.
-Smoke free environment including E-Cigarettes
-Still/posed photography – no action photography
-Starting @ $15.00 an hour (average shoot 5-8 hours)
-Commute Compensation $6.00 an hour (we pay after 2 hours round trip - if applicable)
-Mileage Compensation $0.25 a mile (we pay after 40 miles round trip - if applicable)
If interested in continuing into our Fall Season it will start again Aug 2020 - Nov 2020 and Spring Feb 2021 - May 2021


-Individual photographer: Must own a DSLR + zoom lens (external mount flash a plus)
-Group/Team photographer: Must own a DSLR + zoom lens with external mount flash/strobe (multiple lens’ a plus)
-Must understand how to operate and navigate through your camera
-Reliable transportation
-Valid driver’s license
-Proof of insurance
-Own DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) prefer Canon or Nikon
-Fingerprint Clearance card a plus
-Be detail oriented and enjoy working outdoors in a high paced environment.
-Required to commute in the metropolitan area and selected cities in Arizona
-Must have a clean record and background – subject to a background check


-Reliable and on time!
-Quick learner
-Ability to multitask
-Patience and good attitude
-Enjoy the outdoors
-Enjoy working with kids and adults
-Enjoy photographing kids (no post editing)
-Work well with a team and independently
-Problem solver


-Commit to the availability dates
-Commute to and from onsite shoot locations
-Valid email – main source of communication
-Valid mobile phone – smart phone a plus
-Fill out necessary paper work
-Set up and break down of equipment
-Ability to transport equipment to shoot location and able to lift (est. 10-30 lbs)
-Must pay attention to detail

If this describes you, please respond with your resume (must have your name and contact information). If you cannot provide this information you may not be considered.

Reliable, Multitask, Outdoors, Youth Sports, Problem Solver, Organized