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Job listing closed on 19 Mar 2024
29 Feb 2024

Seasonal Assistant Photographer

🇺🇸 Floral Park, NY, USA
Part Time
1+ year exp.
US$18.15 per hour

Job Description:


The primary function of the Part-Time Seasonal Assistant Photographer will be to assist the Team Photographers in shooting images pre-game, in-game and post-game (e.g. scoreboard messages, Veteran of the Game, God Bless America performer, National Anthem performer and various other photos) throughout each Mets home game during the 2024 season. They must also be available to assist with necessary editing, keywording and organizing of images during both gamedays and occasionally, non-gamedays. This person may be asked to photograph non-gameday events such as clinics, Community Outreach or other Mets related events both at Citi Field and within the NYC area.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Shoot photos pre-game, in-game and post-game to fulfill photo department needs

  • Assist with editing, keywording and organizing images from Mets photography team

  • Photograph non-baseball events as needed on both gamedays and on non-gamedays throughout the season


  • Extensive knowledge of photography, DSLR camera equipment, basic lighting equipment and editing software (Photoshop, Photo Mechanic)

  • Previous experience photographing sports and events

  • Well-versed knowledge of baseball a plus, but not required

  • Overall professionalism: businesslike attitude, appropriate attire, cheerful disposition, teamwork, judgment

  • Computer skills: Adobe Creative Suite (primarily Photoshop & Lightroom), Photo Mechanic or Adobe Bridge, Microsoft Office (including PowerPoint and Excel), Outlook, Windows

  • Organization and multitasking skills: ability to organize information and quickly learn organizational methods

  • Dependability: available for early morning/late evening/weekend work, assist other members of department, on-time for work, commitment to non-traditional hours

  • Needs and wants to be part of a winning team; ongoing sense of urgency

  • High energy, enthusiastic, ego-less person with total team player orientation and ability to motivate colleagues at every level or organization

  • Ability to work in fast-paced, high-pressure environment

  • Trustworthy and full commitment to confidentiality and discretion

  • Embraces Mets organizational values


  • BS/BA Degree required. Major or concentration in Photography and/or Communications preferred.

Pay Rate:

$18.15 hourly

The above information is intended to describe the general nature, type, and level of work to be performed. The information is not intended to be an exhaustive or complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The individual selected may perform other related duties as assigned or requested.

The New York Mets recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and value the unique qualities individuals of various backgrounds and experiences can offer to the Organization. Our continued success depends heavily on the quality of our workforce. The Organization is committed to providing employees with the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential.