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Now Hiring: Lembeh Resort Photo Center Manager
By Joseph Tepper, June 5, 2019 @ 04:12 PM (EST)

If you spend every hour while not at work fantasizing about macro underwater photography, then you might want to start obsessing about it on the job as well. That’s exactly what the new Photo Center Manager at Lembeh Resort will be doing—and it could be you.

Lembeh Resort is on the search for a new manager for their ever-expanding photo center. “Underwater photographers who are passionate about shooting, teaching and an aptitude for managing a photo center will take to this job as a fish does to water,” says the resort. 

As if the job doesn’t sell itself, the job-winner will have access to the best muck and macro photography in the world, a monthly salary with all living expenses paid, and even the chance to earn commissions through sales. Those interested in the position are encouraged to send a CV, cover letter, and portfolio to this email

More information can be found in the press release below. 

PRESS RELEASE: Lembeh Resorts seeks Photo Center Manager

Explore your passion for underwater photography at Lembeh Resort, one of Indonesia’s premier boutique dive resorts. Live & work in paradise and surround yourself with highly trained dive professionals. 

Lembeh Strait is home to the world’s best muck diving and amazing reefs are a short boat ride. Divers love us and guests receive quality service by photography trained dive guides, diverse experiences and luxury accommodations. Our Photo Center is expanding to anticipate the ever changing dynamics of our industry. 

Since 2002, Lembeh Resort has been on an exciting path of improvement and development. Our Photo Center opened in 2010 and we’ve employed three different Photo Pro’s each with a unique performance style. The Photo Center compliments our in house Marine Biologists and ceaseless pursuit of excellence at the resort. We have our annual Capturing Critters workshop and countless photo groups and film crews trust us to deliver value. Backscatter, BBC, ABC, Wetpixel, DPG, NatGeo and many more all continue to support Lembeh Resort.  

Underwater photographers who are passionate about shooting, teaching and an aptitude for managing a photo center will take to this job as a fish does to water. This is not a 9-to-5 job; flexibility is essential. Monthly salary & commissions, accommodation and all meals including drink allowance are part of the employment package. Work visas, holiday time and moving budget will be included. Perhaps equally exciting is our partnerships with some of the industry’s top companies and personalities.  

Lembeh Strait diving is truly incredible however, North Sulawesi is a fantastic place to live and work. People here are gracious and genuine; local food is delicious and activities are abundant. There are few places on the planet where one can dive in the morning and trek a rainforest or volcano rim in the afternoon! Manado airport is modern with easy flights to Bali, Raja Ampat, Jakarta, Singapore and many other locations. 

Photo Center Manager will appreciate:

  • Incredible diving in an exciting & professional work environment
  • Opportunity to expand the Photo Center as a business
  • Good salary with all living expenses paid 
  • Dynamic guests from around the world
  • Solid business to business partnerships 

The position is open immediately however selection process is precise. 

Candidates can send CV, cover letter and portfolio link to: gm@lembehresort.com

Applicants who proceed in the process will be asked to complete an application form prior to a phone or skype interview. Those making the short list are welcome to visit Lembeh Resort as our guest, travel airfare at own expense. Due to the time required for obtaining a work visa, the first month will be considered training and formal management duties will commence once permits are settled.  



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