City of London London, ON, Canada
Jul 09, 2018Part Time
Service Area Tourism London File # B-105-18E Posting Open Date 7/6/2018 Posting Closed Date 7/22/2018 Job Code C0487 Position Title Seasonal Tourism Counsellor Position Type Temporary - Part Time Employee Group CUPE Local 101 Summary of Duties Reporting to the Director of Communications, Research + Membership, associated with the provision of tourist information to customers of Tourism Information Centres or via the mail, telephone or internet, as well as providing administrative and event servicing supports within Tourism London. Work Performed Responsible for Tourism Counsellor duties at Tourism London Information Centres in servicing inquiries from visitors or via the telephone, Internet or by mail along with the stocking of display racks, setting up of presentation materials and displays and related activities, such as the sale of souvenirs, maps, etc. Assists in the development of brochures produced by Tourism London. Enters names of visitors seeking information on London into a database and processes individual tourism packages, along with data collection and related tasks. Acts as a host on including relaying of standard tour commentary, as required. Provides servicing support to tournaments, meets, conferences and conventions, travel trade shows and other initiatives undertaken by Tourism London. Performs office duties, such as addressing labels and envelopes, preparing mail-out material, keeping shelves supplied with brochures and other materials, as well as other manual and computer-based assignments. Performs evening and weekend job related duties, as required. Performs related duties as assigned. Qualifications Six months from Tourism and Travel Diploma or educational equivalent. Experience Three month's related experience. Specialized Training and Licenses Demonstrated proficiency in wordprocessing, spreadsheets and various software. Typing speed required is 50 w.p.m. Valid Driver’s License – Class G Compensation Range $16.70- $23.84 per hour (Level 4) Other Information Up to 14 hours per week - please note hours are on the weekends. This position starts September 2018- May 2019.