Paydirt is seeking a student at NMT to work part-time as our photographer. Photographers will work closely with the Editor-in-Chief (EIC) and content creators / journalists to create digital content and artwork for the print and web editions.
Work 10 hours per week for $1400 per semester
Work both in and out of the Paydirt office during scheduled hours
Work Study not required
Work with journalists to capture photos or create graphics that correspond with articles
Work in the Paydirt office for a minimum of 3 hours per week
Attend weekly meetings with Paydirt Staff
Attend biweekly independent meetings with the EIC
Organize independent meetings with journalists to generate content outside of the office
Attend any relevant interviews with staff, faculty, and/or students regarding news events
Log weekly hours and report back to the EIC during independent meetings
Edit photographs and digital content using Photoshop or similar software
Must supply your own camera (DSLR)
Excellent photography skills
Experience with digital media / art
Knowledge of digital media principles including framing, placement, colors, and proportions
Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop or similar software
Full time student at NMT (undergraduate or graduate)
Preference given to applicants who have completed a digital photography class or a media studies class
To apply, send in a current copy of your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply online by filling out the form below.
NOTE: If you apply online, your resume must be in PDF form, and it must be linked here for consideration. If not, attach it to an email and send it to the email above.
801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM, 87801