• Photo Equipment Assistant

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 11 months ago(8/3/2018 11:43 AM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    The Photo Equipment Assistant will take part in overseeing equipment needs in assigned studios throughout the duration of the shoot, while interacting with clients and providing the highest level of service.


    The ideal candidate will be self-sufficient, a troubleshooter, cooperative, have the ability to multitask and work well under pressure.


    • Un-packing and re-packing the studio for the following day’s shoots.
    • Accurately and efficiently pulling lighting and grip orders and staging in studio in an organized manner
    • Checking and testing all grip and lighting equipment to ensure proper functioning prior to client use
    • Working with clients throughout the day during check-out and check-in process of grip and lighting equipment at the studio or on location
    • Creating stock checks and short lists to establish and maintain accurate inventory counts
    • Communicating customer requests, order changes, and/ or paperwork specifications to the Production and Management teams.
    • Properly assessing and completing minor repairs to equipment
    • Maintaining a clean and organized work area at all times
    • Ensuring that all sub-rented gear is picked up from and returned to the correct vendors
    • Quickly executing all other duties as assigned by management


    • 2 years college at accredited Art/Photography institution
    • Prior experience with digital photography studio equipment assistance
    • Excellent time management and people skills
    • Professional and thorough communication skills
    • Computer experience a plus. Should be knowledgeable in Mac OSX, Microsoft Office and web based systems.
    • Experience with both full production and the rental business 
    • Able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


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