The Town of Gananoque is seeking applications for Visitor Centre Tourism Information Officer

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Visitor Centre Tourism Information Officer

4 Full Time Summer Student Positions

2 x 16 weeks (May 14th – September 3rd)

2 x 12 weeks (June 11th – September 3rd )

1 Part Time Summer Student Position

10 weeks (June 25th – September 3rd )

(MUST be returning to school in the fall as a full-time student)

Overview:

The Visitor Centre Tourism Officer will assist the supervisor with the day-to-day operations of the Visitor Centre, 10 King Street East. The position is to provide advice to tourists regarding the regional attractions, special events, accommodations, and businesses with a high level of customer service.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent Communication and research skills required
  • Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to effectively work in a team environment
  • Passionate about customer service
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent Communication and research skills required

Experience:

  • An understanding of the tourism and travel industry
  • Extensive knowledge of local attractions, events and tourism services
  • First aid is considered an asset

Please submit a complete resume and cover letter and specify which job you are applying for in confidence to Shellee Fournier by March 15, 2018 at 4:30 pm.

Town of Gananoque, P.O. Box 100, 30 King Street East

Telephone: 613 382-2149 Ext. 1113

Email: sfournier@gananoque.ca