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Work in a Photography Studio near Yellowstone N.P., MT

E-127769 Photography studio near Yellowstone N.P., MTFor: University or college students
Program:
Work Travel USA
Visa required:
J1 Visa
Season:
Summer vacations

Area pictures: Explore the area with Google Panoramio

Job Title: Photograph and Portrait Sales Assistant
Employer Type:
Game Operator
Arranged By: InterExchange, Inc.
Employer ID: E-127769

Overview

Description of Business: Family operated photography studio

Description of Area: You will be living and working  next to Yellowstone National Park. You will be able to enjoy many outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding, and river rafting. Furthermore, you will also be able to enjoy the breathtaking views, nature, and wildlife that West Yellowstone has to offer. Many American tourist come here on their summer vacation, and so you will have a lot of contact with Americans from all over! You can fly into Bozeman, Montana or Idaho Falls, and your employer will arrange a pick up for you.

Travel Time to the job site, example: 24 hours by bus, and about 2 hours by plane from New York. Cost about $89.00 by bus, $150.00 and up by plane for one-way.

Area pictures: 1992-2009 Participants’ Photos [coming soon]

Job Details

Work Description: You will be working in a photography studio helping the photographer prepare clients for old time photographs. These photographs typically require people to dress in historical, period costumes. You will assist with costume maintenance, help clients put on thein costumes, help clients pose. These photos are popular with families and you will be dealing with children.

Salary and Bonuses: $7.00 per hour

Work Hours: You will work 5-6 days per week from 1pm-3pm and then 4pm-8pm.

NOTE: Second jobs are available in the area.

Job type illustrations: 1992-2009 Participants’ Photos [coming soon]

Housing

Accommodation Cost: $0

Accommodation Description: You will be sharing an apartment with one other student. The apartment is free of charge and 3 blocks from the photography studio.

Accomodation Pictures: How we lived in America 1992 – 2009 – participants’ photos

Requirements

Requirements: Not specified.

Standard requirements for the Work Travel USA program sponsored by InterExchange, Inc. are:

  • Conversational English
  • Minimum placement duration 12 weeks (or for summer, until Labor Day, whichever is longer)
  • Minimum placement is 2.5 months in national parks

Uniform/Dress Code: You should always maintain a clean and neat appearance. Bring comfortable clothes, and be prepared for varied temperatures. Your employer will provide you with a company T-shirt when required. Open-toe shoes or high heels are prohibited.

Gallery

None who was previously placed in this location offered pictures for this gallery.

How to Apply

Do you like the employers shown in this section? Would you like to work for an employer like that?
Great! Apply for the Work Travel USA program and enjoy your summer adventure in the USA!

The program allows you to indicate three preferences for the area of the USA where you would like to be placed, and three preferences for the type of employer you would like to work for.

Although the program sponsor can not guarantee that your preferences will be met, it does guarantee you one job placement! All the employers listed here hosted international students in the past and the placements provided for an unforgettable summer!

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