Summer Travel Counsellor ID: 62738

Deadline Date: 2020/03/20

Location:  Pigeon River Sault Ste. Marie & others- see list

Are you passionate about Ontario's attractions, natural wonders and urban adventures? Help visitors discover Ontario this summer. Become a Summer Travel Counsellor.

  • Destination Ontario operates 11 Travel Information Centres across Ontario (OTICs)
  • Offer customized travel information, trip planning and visitor services
  • Promote tourism in Ontario 
Posting Date:
2020/01/29
City:
 Pigeon River, Sault Ste. Marie & others- see list
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 
Start Date:
 2020/05/01
Type:
 Contract
Hours:
 up to 36.25
Wage:
 14.00 - 14.85/hour
Number of positions:
  4-5 per location (at 11 Travel Centres)
Days of work:
 Varied
Occupation:
 Business, Finance and Administration, Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion, Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport, Sales and Service, Tourism, Hospitality, Customer Service
Duties:
Summer Travel Counsellors
Provide travel information to visitors
Research information about tourism experiences, products and services
Help visitors plan their travel in Ontario using sales, promotion and interpersonal skills
Connect with Tourism Industry Partners for up-to-date information
Receive a uniform at no cost
Participate in a three- to five-day orientation and training session
Participate in attraction familiarization tours
Experience working in the Ontario Public Service (OPS)
Work a flexible schedule
Work in a friendly team environment
Opportunity to extend contract after Labour Day may be considered
Qualifications:
Skills and Knowledge Required
Strong customer service practices
Computer and internet research skills
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Fluency in another language an asset
Retail experience an asset
Customer service and travel counsellor skills training will be provided Eligibility
Must be enrolled in a full-time study program and intend on returning to school in the fall
Canadian citizen, or be legally entitled to work in Canada
Available to work May/June to September
Available to work evenings and weekends, up to 36.25 hours/week
Misc.:
 www.ontariotravel.net\travelcentres
Closing Date/Apply by:
 2020/03/20
How To Apply:
How to Apply Send your resume and cover letter by email or in person to the OTIC location you would like to work. Due to high volume of applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Ontario Travel Information Centres
Barrie: hector.macquarrie@ontario.ca
Bainsville: sylvie.veenstra@ontario.ca
Hawkesbury: sylvie.veenstra@ontario.ca
Niagara Falls: lidia.romeo@ontario.ca
Pigeon River: angela.romano@ontario.ca
Sarnia: rosa.liburdi@ontario.ca
Sault Ste. Marie: angela.romano@ontario.ca
St. Catharines: lidia.romeo@ontario.ca
Tilbury: rosa.liburdi@ontario.ca
Toronto: cinzia.worek@ontario.ca
Windsor: rosa.liburdi@ontario.ca

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Angela Romano
Position Title:
 Team Leader
Company Name:
 Ontario Travel Information Centre
Address:
 261 Queen Street West
City:
 Sault Ste. Marie
Province:
 ON
Postal Code:
 P6A 1A3
Phone:
 705-945-6941
E-mail:
 angela.romano@ontario.ca
Web Address:
 //www.ontariotravel.net\travelcentres
 

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