Certified Photo Specialist Resume Samples

A Certified Photo Specialist is a technician who takes responsibility for operating the photo processing machine and print photos from digital image files or negatives. While the job duties vary based on project requirements, the following are certain core duties seen on the Certified Photo Specialist Resume – running the machine that process photos; processing negatives; opening and transferring digital files, photo printing; maintaining the printer and processing equipment; monitoring paper and ink supplies; organizing orders; working with the photo lab cash register; and answering customer questions.

Employers typically look for applicants who have a technical mindset and a good understanding of the industry’s terms and procedures. Other needed skills include – accuracy, knowledge of photo lab procedures; time management, customer service attitude, and a meticulous approach to work. While the educational requirement is not a must for this role, many companies look for those with a necessary certification in photo technology.

Certified Photo Specialist Resume example

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Summary : To acquire a career in a fast-paced, challenging, and rewarding environment that will utilize my current abilities, promote financial empowerment and enhance my skills within a growing organization.

Skills : Data Entry, Management Skills, Customer Service, Excel, Photography Skills.

Description :

    1. Processed and developed photos from start to finish.
    2. Read work orders and examined negatives and film in order to determine machine settings and processing requirements.
    3. Loaded circuit boards, racks, or rolls of film, into processing or printing machines.
    4. Measured and filled chemicals to prepare solutions for processing, according to formulas.
    5. Monitored equipment to detect malfunctions.
    6. Cleaned and maintained photo processing equipment, using cleaning and rinsing solutions.
    7. Assisted customers in the use of the photo kiosks and advised in producing quality prints.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In Photography


Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that will allow me to use my certification and personal experience on an independent level that offers room for advancement. Exceptional working knowledge using both Mac and PC systems, and Adobe. Self-managing, highly organized, and efficient in regards to daily work tasks.

Skills : Technical Support, Print Photos, Microsoft Windows Proficiency, 35wpm Typing Speed, Learning Skills.

Description :

    1. Experienced in a photo department with knowledge of services/equipment related to photographs, photographic media, and accessories. 
    2. Operated all machinery, learned chemical and printing techniques. 
    3. Utilized advanced technology to process and print customer photographs.
    4. Received and processed 35mm film to be run in a 1-hour lab. 
    5. Processed and completed photo print orders, and placed pictures in alphabetical order.
    6. Operated the photo lab and performed other duties, as assigned.
    7. Helped customers with their photo printing and retail needs and answered all of their questions.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Objective : A team member who is highly energetic, outgoing, and detail-oriented. Handles multiple responsibilities simultaneously while providing exceptional customer service. Experience in an extensive range of technical equipment, including cameras, lenses, lighting, and specialist software.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Outlook, Adobe, Inventory Management, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the entire photo lab which included opening and closing duties.
    2. Entrusted to operate delicate machinery and toxic materials that were necessary to that specific department.
    3. Maintained a degree of privacy in regard to personal photographs of customers.
    4. Monitored orders on the computer system and help customers input their orders into the computer system. 
    5. Processed film and other photographic customer needs.
    6. Traveled and maintained photo lab equipment. Maintained knowledge of photo equipment, lab services, and products. 
    7. Assisted customers in completing digital photo orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Photography

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging opportunity where I can fully use my exceptional customer service, detail oriented, and strong organizational skills for the success of the organization.

Skills : Data Entry, Customer Service, Processing Film, Computer SKills.

Description :

    1. Ordered/monitored the photo department inventory to ensure consistent productivity.
    2. Operated the photo department equipment to deliver superior work for our customers.
    3. Operated the photo processing machines that print photos from negatives or digital image files.
    4. Maintained appropriate records of negatives and prints to ensure customer satisfaction.
    5. Performed preparation, addition, and disposal of chemicals used in the processing equipment.
    6. Troubleshoot and solved photo equipment malfunctions. 
    7. Printed the picture orders as well as keeping maintenance on all machines.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Objective : Experienced, dedicated, and professional photo specialist, seeking a progressive and challenging position in a well-reputed organization. Knowledge of basic professional camera operation.

Skills : Customer Service, Peer Support, Data Entry, Management Skills, Controlling Skills.

Description :

    1. Greeted guest with a warm and friendly smile.
    2. Checked out guest in the photo area and other departments within the store.
    3. Set up displays for new products in the store.
    4. Maintained the cleanliness of the photo lab.
    5. Quickly and correctly processed films for guests through online orders and also daily drop-offs.
    6. Controlled all aspects of Photo Department operations, including, incoming and outgoing orders, printing orders, and selling orders, all in a timely fashion.
    7. Performed maintenance and Cleaning of high-end printers, processors, and scanners, using caustic chemicals at times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Phography

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Headline : Over 6 years of customer service experience. Multi-task in fast-paced and high volume environments. Resolves issues by exercising professional judgment within organizational guidelines. To gain a position and meaningful experience in a professional retail environment.

Skills : Technical Support, Efficient Service, Print Photos, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Trained new store managers on department procedures and operations. 
    2. Worked with FujiFilm chemical-based photo equipment, including a printer and a film development processor. 
    3. Worked hands-on with customers. Run and cleaned all photo machines.
    4. Assisted customers with editing and printing their photos as well as making photo gifts. Stocked shelves, Set up displays, organized products.
    5. Processed customer orders on photo processing equipment.
    6. Performed maintenance on machines when necessary. 
    7. Developed, processed, and digitally altered customer's film and digital photographs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Summary : To obtain a valued Certified Photo Specialist position within your company, that leverages my current abilities and ambition, coupled with my energy and professionalism allowing me to expand my knowledge and experiences in the skills that.

Skills : Time Management Skills, Visual Merchandising, Stock Checking.

Description :

    1. Credited of the photo department, conducted inventory, ordered products, stocked, and cash handed, and provided excellent customer service.
    2. Independently managed the photography department.
    3. Performed open and closing procedures. 
    4. Cashiered and provided service to customers.
    5. Developed Digital And Rolls of Film. Provided Service to Customers' answers. 
    6. Processed customers' photo orders.
    7. Informed and made suggestions/recommendations on photo processing options and enhancements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Photography

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Headline : With an inexhaustible work ethic, Interested in working for a driven organization dedicated to its clients and improving growth. Experienced in creating engaging photographic and video imagery, proven organizational and interpersonal skills, and a strong sense of service to others.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Efficient Service Print Photos, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed service and maintenance on machines crucial to photo development.
    2. Operated state-of-the-art (Nexlab, kiosk, Picture Care Plus) photo processing equipment.
    3. Provided customer service in-store and on the phone.
    4. Performed cash register transactions, printing shift reports, and register closings.
    5. Advised customers and assisted them with kiosk software. Consulted with technicians to facilitate repairs for the photo machines.
    6. Handled photo lab daily tasks, changed machine chemicals monthly.
    7. Processed both film and digital photos. Performed end of month photo inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Certified Photo Specialist Resume

Headline : As a Photo Specialist, handle a variety of visual media assignments including photography for portraits, publications, news releases, and events as well as video recording and editing support. Ability to work around flashing lights throughout an entire shift.

Skills : Adobe Suite, Detail Oriented, Inventory Management, Meticulous Approach to Work.

Description :

    1. Took online photo orders to be developed.
    2. Processed all Types of Photo Orders. Worked in Dry and Wet Lab Environments. 
    3. Performed face to face customer interaction with a high level of detail to ensure product satisfaction.
    4. Independently managed the photography department. 
    5. Assisted customers with their photo questions involving how to use a kiosk and the website to print photos, and how to save money on their photo.
    6. Performed daily tasks such as facing, handling money, keeping store appearance in it's the best shape, and assisted customers with location of products.
    7. Produced customer memories and gifts in a friendly environment.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    GED

    Certified Photo Specialist Resume

    Summary : Seeking a challenging position that will utilize my computer skills. To provide customers with courteous, friendly, fast, and efficient photo service and information and resolve customer issues and answers questions to ensure a positive customer experience.

    Skills : Detail Oriented, Inventory Management, Meticulous Approach to Work, Management Skills.

    Description :

      1. Correctly transferred digital files for photo printing and properly maintained printer and processor equipment.
      2. Performed duties which included printing customer's orders, detailed cleaning of the printing systems, handling customer complaints, working on special orders for customers.
      3. Worked with FujiFilm chemical-based photo equipment, including a printer and a film development processor.
      4. Helped an average of about fifteen to twenty customers a day. Assisted with orders and solving problems for each individual.
      5. Developed photos in a timely and courteous manner.
      6. Worked closely with the Store Manager to oversee the department and other departments as needed. 
      7. Worked personally with customers & developed photos, using a Noritsu Photo Processor.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      High School Diploma