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Founded in 2012, Trident Fly Fishing has established itself as a leading e-commerce retailer in the fly fishing industry. We are dedicated to providing an exceptional customer service experience for our customers and using new media and SEO to drive aggressive growth. 

Trident is a multi-channel retailer and sells products directly to consumers directly through our website as well as on Amazon.com, eBay, as well as through our retail store in Maine. Our company culture values a professional and responsible “work hard, play hard” mentality and a relentless passion for business growth. Trident is operated by a small team of passionate, driven individuals, and we are constantly looking for like-minded people to join our team!

If you think you might be a good fit, please send a resume to [email protected]. It also never hurts to send a fly fishing photo with your resume.

 

Current Openings:

Updated 11/28/2023

We are seeking a dynamic and skilled Content Creator to bring fresh perspectives to our brand and engage our audience with captivating visuals and storytelling. This role offers a unique blend of travel experiences and in-house creative work, allowing you to explore the world's fly fishing destinations while honing your visual storytelling skills. Expect 3-4 larger trips per year, some international and some domestic. This is an entry-level position. The ideal candidate for this position has between 1-5 years of experience in video production.

 

Key Responsibilities:

-In-House Still & Video Production:

-Conduct product photography sessions, focusing on high-quality images on a white backdrop.

-Shoot and edit videos, both in our studio and in the field, for various platforms, including YouTube and Instagram.

 

Travel Content Creation:

-Embark on exciting travel adventures to create engaging lodge profiles and fishing trip videos showcasing fly fishing around the globe. Expect roughly 3-4 larger trips per year, some international and some domestic. View some of our past lodge videos here.

-Produce high-quality highlight videos of fishing trips.

-Capture the essence of fly fishing experiences through creative storytelling.

-Lifestyle photography for use in email marketing and on our website.

 

Time Management and Organization:

-Manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.

-Work efficiently both independently and as part of a team.

-Utilize various software and platforms for project management and organization.

 

Requirements:

-Proven experience in video production and still photography. 

-Proficiency in Davinci Resolve and the Adobe Creative Suite.

-Excellent time management and organizational skills.

-Proficient in using Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets

-Ability to travel extensively and work in-office in Portland, Maine.

-Strong storytelling, creative thinking, and visual skills.

-[Optional] Experience or a strong interest in fly fishing is highly beneficial, though not required.

-[Optional] Experience with Ortery capture software and systems is beneficial.

 

Start Date: Within 30 days, flexible.

 

Application Process:

-Candidates should submit a resume and a portfolio showcasing their work in video production and still photography. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

-E-mail resume, cover letter, Instagram Handle, and portfolio to [email protected]. Your cover letter must include a photo of you holding a fish or traveling internationally. It must also state the fact that you understand that the position is based in Portland, Maine and that you are willing to relocate if you’re not already a local.

We are seeking one or more Part-Time or Full-Time Warehouse/ Retail Associates to help with our growing business. Job duties include:

- Order Selecting/ Picking
- Scanning of selected items
- Packing
- Shipping
- Inventory count and other warehousing duties as required
- Customer Checkout

 

Job Requirements:

- Must be able to work Mondays and during regular business hours (9-5). Please confirm this in the e-mail when you apply.
- Strong work ethic and great attendance
- Integrity and pride of workmanship

Writing/Content Internship - We are seeking one exceptionally talented individual to join our marketing team. The position is open to college juniors, seniors, and recent grads. The intern will work directly with our Marketing team and senior leaders to create top-notch content.

 

Summer Editing Internship - Create content from beginning to end: write, direct, produce, film and work with our editing team. Successful candidates will be self-starters with a strong cinematography portfolio, and must be able to create and direct meaningful content with a minimal amount of oversight from our team. A demonstrated interest in fishing and/or the outdoors a plus, but not required.