Fanshawe College Athletics Department

Photographer Position Description 


Overview: Fanshawe College, under a partnership agreement with the Fanshawe College Student Union, competes in selected intercollegiate sports within the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (O.C.A.A.) and the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (C.C.A.A.).  Under the same agreement the college operates an extensive intramural athletics program involving over 5000 student athletes. The objective of this position is to contribute to the publicity and promotion activities of the Athletics Department, which in turn are aimed at the maximization of student participation in and enjoyment of all facets of the athletics programs.


Duties: Under the general supervision of the Manager of Athletics the incumbent arranges to take team portraits of each Varsity Team in colour, in both web and print sized resolutions.  The photographer is responsible for equipment set up and developing of portraits.  In addition to varsity team pictures and individual head shots, action shots of varsity and intramural games will be required  The incumbent attends special events such as the Annual Athletic Awards Night to do photography of the event. 


Qualifications: Applicants must have demonstrable experience in sports/action photography and portrait photography.  The incumbent must have access to the use of equipment for shooting and editing purposes.  Applicant must be a full time registered student at Fanshawe College.  Preference will be given to students enrolled in the School of Contemporary Media (Photography program).


Remuneration:  Technician Assistants will be paid the current minimum wage.


All applicants are required to apply online for the Work Study Program.


Applications and Enquiries to:  Fanshawe College Athletics Department


Internal:  Room J2003                                    

Fanshawe Athletics Department                 

Phone: (519) 452-4202