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Samy's Camera Employment Opportunities

Below is a list of current openings at Samy's Camera. Samy's Camera is an equal opportunity employer. Do to the overwhelming amount of resumes received, we are unable to respond to them all. No phone calls regarding employment at Samy's Camera will be accepted. Please submit all resumes and applications to the email address provided in each job listing.



Website Assistant (Entry Level) Full Time - Playa Vista Location

Established southern California camera retailer is in need of full time personnel for web maintenance and data entry. Candidates must have knowledge of HTML and photoshop. Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years' experience in warehouse or retail location.

Job Duties:

  • Add new and existing product to our website
  • Organize gathering of images and specifications for products
  • Proficient with Windows based computers
  • Some clerical work and inventory maintenance required.
  • Research and obtain product information online and from manufactures websites
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrate organizational skills, with ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • HTML knowledge and understanding
  • Computer Knowledge and photoshop skills
  • Must be able to lift 50-75lbs
  • Willing to work as a team
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Bilingual a plus

Preferred Qualifications for Full Time Permanent Position:

  • Experience with HTML, Adobe Photoshop, MS Excel and MS Word
  • Knowledge in photography
  • Previous e-commerce and website maintenance experience

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Optional Dental and Vision
  • 401K plan with Employer participation
  • Employee discounts
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay
  • Direct Deposit

This is a great opportunity for a sharp and detail-oriented individual who would like to be an integral part of making our website grow. Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.

Samy's Camera will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance.





Film Counter Sales (Full Time) - Samy's Pasadena

Samy's Camera is seeking an experienced full time Film counter sales person for our Pasadena location. We are looking for an outgoing individual that will constantly strive to be number one in sales. Because we value loyal, optimistic employees who enjoy working as part of a team, we offer great benefits, solid management, and a fun work environment.

Job Duties:

  • Sell a broad range of products to customer and work to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction.
  • Resolve specific customer questions regarding photographic methods.
  • Accurately operate point of sale system, being sure to capture proper sales information for all transactions.

Requirements

  • Retail Sales Experience
  • Basic Knowledge of Photography
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Required to work weekends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bilingual a plus
  • High School diploma or equivalent

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental and Vision
  • 401K plan Employee discounts
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.



Camera Rental Associate (Full Time) - Playa Vista Location

Samy's Camera, Playa Vista location has immediate full-time position available for an experienced rental associate to join our team. Ideal candidate must have knowledge in Photography, familiar with DSLR's and Med format backs, Phase One, Adobe Software and Hasselblad Med format/Focus. Because we value loyal, optimistic employees who enjoy working as part of a team, we offer great benefits, solid management, and a fun work environment.

Job Duties:
  • You will join our Playa Vista team assisting customers with rental orders and questions concerning photography equipment. Some clerical work and inventory maintenance required.
Requirements:
  • Must have retail experience
  • Must have experience with computers
  • Basic knowledge of photography
  • Knowledge of DSLR stills, video, audio, lighting, strobe
  • Excellent Customer Service and Communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated organizational skills, with ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Required to work Saturday's
Great benefit package includes:
  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Optional Dental and Vision plans
  • 401K plan with Employer participation
  • Employee discounts
  • Vacation, Sick, and Holiday Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Qualified applicants only please. Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.

Samy's Camera will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance.





Digital Technician (Full Time) - Samy's Los Angeles

Samy's Camera, Fairfax location has an immediate opening for a full time Digital Technician to work in our Rental department. Ideal candidate must have extensive knowledge of Capture One, Photoshop, Bridge, Lightroom, Phase one, Hasselblad, DLSR, and MAC to qualify for position. Because we value loyal, optimistic employees who enjoy working as part of a team, we offer great benefits and solid management.

Job Duties:

  • Must have excellent customer service skills to handle customer needs and customer requests concerning rentals. Some clerical work and inventory maintenance.

Requirements

  • Must have extensive knowledge of Capture One, Photoshop, Bridge, Lightroom, Phase one, Hasselblad, DLSR, and MAC
  • Must have experience with computers
  • Knowledge of photography
  • Knowledge of digital, film, video cameras, lighting and computer equipment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated organizational skills, with ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Required to work weekends

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental and Vision
  • 401K plan
  • Employee discounts
  • Sick Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Qualified applicants only please. Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.

Samy's Camera will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance.




Film Counter Sales (Full Time) - Samy's Santa Ana

Samy's Camera is seeking an experienced full time Film counter sales person for our Santa Ana location. We are looking for an outgoing individual that will constantly strive to be number one in sales. Because we value loyal, optimistic employees who enjoy working as part of a team, we offer great benefits, solid management, and a fun work environment.

Job Duties:

  • Sell a broad range of products to customer and work to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction.
  • Resolve specific customer questions regarding photographic methods.
  • Accurately operate point of sale system, being sure to capture proper sales information for all transactions.

Requirements

  • Retail Sales Experience
  • Basic Knowledge of Photography
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Required to work weekends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bilingual a plus
  • High School diploma or equivalent

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental and Vision
  • 401K plan Employee discounts
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.



Film Counter Sales (Full Time) - Samy's Santa Barbara

Samy's Camera is seeking an experienced full time sales person to work their busy film counter at our Santa Barbara location. We are looking for an outgoing individual that will constantly strive to be number one in sales. Because we value loyal, optimistic employees who enjoy working as part of a team, we offer great benefits, solid management, and a fun work environment.

Job Duties:

  • Sell a broad range of products to customer and work to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction.
  • Resolve specific customer questions regarding photographic methods.
  • Accurately operate point of sale system, being sure to capture proper sales information for all transactions.

Requirements

  • Retail Sales Experience
  • Knowledge of Photography
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Required to work weekends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bilingual a plus
  • High School diploma or equivalent

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental and Vision
  • 401K plan Employee discounts
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.



Pro-Sales Associates Wanted (Full Time) - Samy's Los Angeles

Established southern California camera retailer is seeking an experienced sales person to work in our very busy Fairfax store. Ideal candidates must have knowledge of the latest professional camera equipment, large format digital camera systems, video, lighting and computer experience. Candidates must have prior retail sales experience, excellent customer service skills and available to work weekends. We seek a polished professional that thrives in a fast-paced environment.

 

Job Duties:

  • Sells a broad range of products to customer and works to achieve the highest-level of customer satisfaction.
  • Resolve specific customer questions.
  • Accurately operate point of sale system, being sure to capture proper sales information for all transactions.

Requirements

  • Retail sales experience a must
  • Relevant equipment experience, video production, digi teching, a plus.
  • Knowledge of professional digital cameras, video cameras, photography accessories such as tripods, Bags and Digital Media
  • Lighting, strobe and continuous
  • Required to work weekends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bilingual a plus
  • High School diploma or equivalent

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental and Vision
  • 401K plan
  • Employee discounts
  • Vacation Pay, Sick Pay and Holiday Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Qualified applicants only please. Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.

Samy's Camera will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance.




Repair Service Advisor (Part Time) - Samy's Pasadena

Samy's Camera, Pasadena has an immediate opening for a part time Repair Service Advisor. Ideal candidate must have strong background in photography, requiring experience with film and digital cameras, and the ability to assess their working condition. Must have excellent customer service skills to handle customer needs and customer requests concerning repairs. Because we value loyal, optimistic employees who enjoy working as part of a team, we offer great benefits, solid management, and a fun work environment.

 

Job Duties:

The service advisor is responsible for all aspects of customer service related to the repair of photographic equipment.

This Includes:

  • Assessing equipment and understanding the level of function
  • Consulting with the customer over possible causes of and solutions to problems
  • Accurately documenting equipment descriptions and customer information
  • Creating and maintaining paper and computer database of repair status
  • Communicating effectively with clients and repair service vendors
  • Overseeing repair status from start to finish, to ensure timely turnaround
  • Negotiating estimated repair cost with service provider and client
  • Confirming accuracy of invoices for service provided

Requirements

  • Organized, efficient, well-spoken and professional
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Responsible
  • Computer-savvy
  • Very conscious of time management
  • Must be articulate and have above-average communication skills
  • Motivated and self-starting
  • Able to read for detail
  • Spanish-speaker a plus
  • Familiar with the function of various types of film and digital cameras, from a user standpoint
  • NOT necessary to be able to repair any item.
  • Flexible - able to switch tasks as needed during peak demand

Benefits

  • Participation in a Major Medical plan (Must work 30 hours a week)
  • Life Insurance (Must work 30 hours a week)
  • Dental and Vision (Must work 30 hours a week)
  • 401K plan
  • Employee discounts
  • Sick Pay
  • Direct Deposit

Qualified applicants only please. Due to the large number of resumes received, we will only contact the most qualified applicants. Please e-mail your resume to apply.




Accounts Payables Specialist

For over 40 years, Samy's Camera has been the leader in sales and rentals of the highest quality imaging products and the ultimate resource for the professional and amateur photographer. We have an immediate opening for an Accounts Payables Specialist to support our 7 mega stores and over 300 employees. The main office is located in Playa Vista, California. This position will be responsible for help and support of all areas of Accounts Payables within our organization.

Job Duties:

  • Assembly of all the required back up documents, data entry of invoices and prepare checks to vendors on a timely basis.
  • Reconcile vendor statements and generate/formulate internal reports to managers.
  • Respond to vendors with any questions and research/reconcile as needed.
  • Maintain vendor account and vendor files in good order and actively seek out potential areas of improvement.

Requirements

  • Proficiency in computers (Internet Explorer, Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word and Accounting Software).
  • Minimum of 3 years of prior work experience in related field.
  • Good written and verbal communications skills.
  • Friendly demeanor and detail oriented.
  • 10-Key by touch.

Benefits

  • Great benefits package includes participation in Major Medical policy, Life Insurance policy, 401K plan, Employee discounts, Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay

Qualified applicants only please. A Salary History must accompany your resume in order to be considered for this position. Please email your resume to dim@samys.com.

Samy's Camera will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance.




Samy's Camera is an equal opportunity employer.

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