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Mobility Travel Trainer -- Tri-Valley (Livermore)

(Full Time, Non-Exempt, benefited)

Salary: $17.50/hour

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Mission: CRIL advocates and provides resources for people with disabilities to improve lives and make communities fully accessible.

Supervised by: Program Director

Positions Supervised: None

Location: Livermore

Description: Mobility Travel Trainer is a full time position. Applicant must be an avid, independent transit user of the East Bay transit system. This position is teaching people with disabilities to travel independently on public transportation. Must be able to assess needs and develop a travel plan and teach individual to ride transportation. Evaluate, prepare and maintain mandatory progress notes on assigned trainee.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  1. Meet with trainees to assess needs and to develop a travel plan to meet those needs.

  2. Provide instruction and assistance to assigned trainees on an ongoing basis.

  3. Provide information and referral regarding local public transit resources throughout the Bay Area.

  4. Prepare, implement, maintain and submit accurate independent transit plan for each trainee.

  5. Collaborate with A.C. Transit, BART, San Francisco Bay Ferry, Capitol Corridor, and trainees regarding questions, issues or concerns.

  6. Evaluate, prepare and maintain mandatory progress notes on trainees.

  7. Write and submit monthly reports containing statistical information such as number of trainees served as well as type of service provided.

  8. Perform regular follow-up with trainees.

  9. Establish and maintain effective working relationship with trainers, trainees, etc.

  10. Inform Supervisor of all relative issues.

  11. Other duties as assigned

Required Education and Experience


  1. Experience working with consumers with developmental and/or physical disabilities.

  2. Must have experience and able to demonstrate using all public transit in the Bay Area including all travel related apps and websites from electronic devices.

Qualification Requirements


  1. Above average oral and written communication skills.

  2. Knowledge of all public transit in the Bay Area.

  3. Effective time management skills.

  4. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

  5. Ability to read, explain, discuss transit brochures and maps.

  6. Must be an avid, independent transit user for the bay area.

CRIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Qualified applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

www.crilhayward.org

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Mobility Travel Trainer -- Tri-Cities (Fremont)

(Full Time, Non-Exempt, Benefited)

Salary: $17.50/hour

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Mission: CRIL advocates and provides resources for people with disabilities to improve lives and make communities fully accessible.

Supervised by: Program Director

Positions Supervised: None

Location: Fremont

Description: Mobility Travel Trainer is a full time position. Applicant must be an avid, independent transit user of the East Bay transit system. This position is teaching people with disabilities to travel independently on public transportation. Must be able to assess needs and develop a travel plan and teach individual to ride transportation. Evaluate, prepare and maintain mandatory progress notes on assigned trainee.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Meet with trainees to assess needs and to develop a travel plan to meet those needs.

  • Provide instruction and assistance to assigned trainees on an ongoing basis.

  • Provide information and referral regarding local public transit resources throughout the Bay Area.

  • Prepare, implement, maintain and submit accurate independent transit plan for each trainee.

  • Collaborate with A.C. Transit, BART, San Francisco Bay Ferry, Capitol Corridor, and trainees regarding questions, issues or concerns.

  • Evaluate, prepare and maintain mandatory progress notes on trainees.

  • Write and submit monthly reports containing statistical information such as number of trainees served as well as type of service provided.

  • Perform regular follow-up with trainees.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationship with trainers, trainees, etc.

  • Inform Supervisor of all relative issues.

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Education and Experience


  • Experience working with consumers with developmental and/or physical disabilities.

  • Must have experience and able to demonstrate using all public transit in the Bay Area including all travel related apps and websites from electronic devices.

Qualification Requirements


  • Above average oral and written communication skills.

  • Knowledge of all public transit in the Bay Area.

  • Effective time management skills.

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • Ability to read, explain, discuss transit brochures and maps.

  • Must be an avid, independent transit user for the bay area.

CRIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Qualified applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

www.crilhayward.org

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The San José Museum of Art has an exciting opportunity for a Museum Experience Representative! The Museum Experience Rep (MER) is part of a small team of creative and dedicated museum professionals. Museum Experience Reps promote a positive visitor experience while enforcing Museum procedures, ensuring that the visitors’ first and last impression of their experience at the Museum is a positive one. Museum Experience Reps will be cross-trained in customer service and sales, safety and gallery procedures, museum exhibitions, and interpretive materials through attendance and participation of regular exhibition trainings and walkthroughs. This is a part-time, non-exempt position. Evenings, holidays and weekend work will be required. Scheduled hours vary depending upon availability.

 

For more information: https://sjmusart.org/about/employment 

 

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Do you want to work for one of SF's most iconic Bike Tour & Rental company?

 

We have been in business for over 25 years, and want YOU to join our bicycle family!

 

Bay City Bike Rentals and Tours, a local San Francisco company and trailblazer in the Bicycle Rental and Tour industry, is looking for passionate, lively people to join our crew. 

The best applicants are energetic, extroverted people who can provide top customer care in our fast-paced environment. We are looking for both full time and part time and to start immediately.

Our staff is able to quickly change gears: multi-tasking- thinking and doing at once. Our team members circulate around our locations throughout the day, so moving around by bicycle and being flexible and on your toes are the keys to success. 

 

Full benefits and great perks!

 

This is a great job for people who like to stay active in a fun and exciting city environment. The following positions are open:

 

Customer Service: Our Customer Service team is the key to our success! We seek people who are outgoing, enjoy turning visitors on to the joys of biking San Francisco, and are excited to share everything our beautiful city has to offer!

Tour Guides: Seeking physically fit, friendly, and able tour guides who are exceptionally confident and comfortable leading people and speaking to groups. We have daily morning/ afternoon tours as well as private group tours, tour times are 2-5 hours, and quantities vary per week.

Location Leaders: We are always looking for natural leaders. Our locations are busy and we like to have one person who is accountable for its smooth running. Former job experience supervising staff in a dynamic busy setting is the ideal applicant.

Please reply with a brief note describing how your past jobs and your sparkling disposition will make you a perfect fit for our fast paced and customer driven business. Thanks for your interest!

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Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco is seeking a Programs and Visitor Engagement Manager, a community-minded individual who is committed to arts in the intersection of social justice and education.    

The Programs and Visitor Engagement Manager will be responsible for leading and managing the implementation of programs, arts engagement to bring greater impact and audiences, including arts engagement, educational tours, outdoor festivals, events, private tours, classes and group visits.   

About the Chinese Culture Foundation/ CCC 

CCC is a multi-disciplinary arts organization and a cultural community builder dedicated to elevating the underserved  with a vision to strengthen the social, physical and economic fabric of the community. The organization’s full calendar of programming is driven by the vision to build a museum without walls with public art opportunities, education endeavors and performing art events reaching to young audiences.   

For full job listing, please visit https://www.cccsf.us/get-involved  

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Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco is seeking an Arts and Visitor Engagement Coordinator, a community-minded individual who is committed to arts in the intersection of social justice and education.    

The Arts and Visitor Engagement Coordinator will be responsible for leading, coordination and implementation of arts engagement programs, including all aspects of educational tours, outdoor festivals, events, private tours, classes and group visits, such as for ArtBuds - an early education and contemporary arts program, outreach, marketing and revenue goals.   

About the Chinese Culture Foundation/ CCC 

CCC is a multi-disciplinary arts organization and a cultural community builder dedicated to elevating the underserved  with a vision to strengthen the social, physical and economic fabric of the community. The organization’s full calendar of programming is driven by the vision to build a museum without walls with public art opportunities, education endeavors and performing art events reaching to young audiences.   

For full job listing, please visit https://www.cccsf.us/get-involved  

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Summary

The Part-Time Tasting Room Associate is responsible for hospitality and customer service for all tour and storefront operations. Performs and schedules standard tours as well as private and specialty tours and tastings. Provides support for distillery hosted and private events at the visitors’ center. The Tasting Room Associate is responsible for offering a premium, brand-centric experience for all visitors to the distillery. Supports merchandise sales, inventory and stock management.

Responsibilities

Tour and Storefront Operations:

· Perform routine tours and selling merchandise.

· Educate visitors on the Hangar 1 Brand, production process and vodka tasting techniques

· Specialty and VIP tours for valued accounts, private groups and special guests

· Daily store sales and tour number reporting.

· Support the execution of private events in the distillery event space

· Support the execution of off-site events as needed

Production Support:

· Assist with distillation and distillery maintenance as needed

· Assist with bottling and blending

· Support production staff and activities

Skills/Requirements

· Proven success with prior experience in Hospitality, Tourism, Marketing, Sales, or a related discipline preferred.

· BA Degree in related field preferred

· Experience with POS inventory tracking systems

· Experience in retail, inventory management or e-commerce

· Excellent customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills

· Microsoft Office expertise

· Must be able to work flexible hours, most working hours occur evenings, weekends, and holidays

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Cool Savannah Tours and Gifts is seeking a personable, professional tour guide to offer our guests an exceptional experience while visiting "The Hostess City of the South", Savannah, GA!. In this role, you will be responsible for engaging guests in an informative and interactive manner. You will provide a wealth of information regarding the ghosts and hauntings in various pubs/bars in Downtown/Historic Savannah and answer any questions our guests might have to the very best of your ability. This individual must possess the willingness to give tours in pubs/bars (A Must!). The ideal employee has evening/night open availability. Previous tour guide experience a plus!!!


 


Tour Guide Duties and Responsibilities



  • Greet all guests promptly at scheduled tour times

  • Outline the tour and timeline before beginning

  • Determine if any guests have physical restrictions that should be considered

  • Clearly and articulately provide information to guests in an engaging manner

  • Answer any questions that the guests have

  • Point out the location of lavatories and water fountains along the way

  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of the ghosts and hauntings in Downtown/Historic Savannah pubs

  • Remain calm, friendly, and enthusiastic at all times

  • Deescalate any tension with difficult guests

  • Escort guests through the tour, taking breaks as needed

  • Keep the tour moving on schedule while still being considerate to guests

  • Know all safety and security protocols, should they be needed


Company Description

Cool Savannah Tours & Gifts is a leading provider of guided tours of historic Savannah. We also have an amazing selection of souvenirs, estate jewelry, antiques, art, and historical gifts in our gift shop that overlooks the Savannah River. We are conveniently located at 42 East Bay St. next to the iconic Cotton Exchange.


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Bill Speidel’s Underground Tour is Seattle’s most unusual attraction, a humorous stroll through intriguing subterranean storefronts and sidewalks entombed when the city rebuilt on top of itself after the Great Fire of 1889.


The 75-minute guided walking tour begins beneath Doc Maynard’s Public House, then spills into historic Pioneer Square, Seattle’s birthplace, before plunging underground for an exclusive, time-capsule view of the buried city.


Bill Speidel Enterprises is currently seeking an enthusiastic, effective and assertive manager with superior leadership skills, to assume the exciting and challenging position of Tour Guide Manager.


Responsibilities:



  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of and alignment to BSE culture and values

  • Schedule large complex staff, creating daily tour schedules and coordinating with other stakeholders as necessary

  • Oversee the development and daily operation of tours

  • Conduct quality assurance audits to ensure tour consistency and guest satisfaction

  • Evaluate, coach and mentor team members through tour attendance and regularly scheduled meetings

  • Communicate and enforce BSE policies and procedures

  • Oversee recruitment, selection, onboarding and training of new tour guides

  • Offer innovative ideas and solutions to issues that affect our business, with an eye to boost overall revenue

  • Continually strive to enhance employee engagement and morale, giving team members the opportunity to stretch and contribute


Qualifications:



  • College degree and 4 years management experience in related field required

  • Must be professional, highly ethical and trustworthy, with a proven track record of effective coaching and exceptional leadership

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize well, with outstanding time management and organizational skills

  • Experience in guest/customer service/tourism/hospitality environment

  • Well versed in storytelling, literature, history and humor

  • Ability to work flexible shifts as needed, including evenings, weekends and holidays

  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)


Benefits:


  • Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Vacation, Holiday, Sick Leave and 401(k)

To Apply:


  • Please submit a cover letter, resume and written, professional letters of reference by email only to jobs@undergroundtour.com by November 22. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.

Bill Speidel Enterprises fosters creativity, diversity and a multicultural workplace


 


Company Description

It is the mission of Bill Speidel Enterprises Inc., operator of the Underground Tour, Underworld Tour, SubSeattle Tour and affiliated businesses, to entertain and educate our customers about the lesser-told history of Seattle and the greater Puget Sound area, through humor and storytelling, to home audiences and the world beyond. For more information visit our website: http://www.undergroundtour.com .


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Awesome Adventures tour company is looking for a Full Time driver and guide for ATV/UTV & Gold Mine tours. Position will pay $12/hour, plus tips and occasional bonuses based on performance. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to picking up and dropping off customers, leading ATV tours & Gold Mine Tours. This is a fun job, only highly motivated, energetic with great people skills needs to apply.
Required Skills:


Age 25+ & pass drug test
Ability to ride a ATV & Razors off road
Friendly, outgoing personality
Must be punctual
Must not have any criminal convictions or warrants
Excellent communication skills


Love the outdoors, Nevada History and great at storytelling
Ability to get CPR certificate
Ability to lift and shift equipment over 50 lbs
Work on weekends/holidays, working outdoors in the summer heat
Must be authorized to work in the US
Valid NV driver's license with clean driving record
Mechanically inclined A MUST!!! Knowledge of ATV/UTV repairs, troubleshooting and maintenance

Desirable Skills:
Knowledge of Las Vegas Hotel Pickup Areas and Roads around Strip
DMV Motorcycle driver's license endorsement

If you are interested in this position, send us a resume. Hint: highlight skills that are important to this job such as years riding ATV/UTV, knowledge of the strip location, years of service in customer service, working outside during the Vegas heat, repairs you have performed in the past on cars/ATVs/UTVs etc... If you do not have this type of work experience, please do not apply! Explain how your life experience in other things shows you will be a good fit for us. We are looking for someone who is excited about the opportunity to work for us for the next few years and be apart of our team!


Company Description

Awesome Adventures tour company is looking for a Full Time driver and guide for ATV/UTV & Gold Mine tours. Position will pay $12/hour, plus tips and occasional bonuses based on performance. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to picking up and dropping off customers, leading ATV tours & Gold Mine Tours, light maintenance work. This is a fun job, only highly motivated, energetic with great people skills needs to apply.
Required Skills:

Age 25+ & pass drug test
Ability to ride a ATV & Razors off road
Friendly, outgoing personality
Must be punctual
Must not have any criminal convictions or warrants
Excellent communication skills

Love the outdoors, Nevada History and great at storytelling
Ability to get CPR certificate
Ability to lift and shift equipment over 50 lbs
Work on weekends/holidays, working outdoors in the summer heat
Must be authorized to work in the US
Valid NV driver's license with clean driving record
Mechanically inclined A MUST!!! Knowledge of ATV/UTV repairs, troubleshooting and maintenance

Desirable Skills:
Knowledge of Las Vegas Hotel Pickup Areas and Roads around Strip
DMV Motorcycle driver's license endorsement

If you are interested in this position, send us a resume. Hint: highlight skills that are important to this job such as years riding ATV/UTV, knowledge of the strip location, years of service in customer service, working outside during the Vegas heat, repairs you have performed in the past on cars/ATVs/UTVs etc... If you do not have this type of work experience, please do not apply! Explain how your life experience in other things shows you will be a good fit for us. We are looking for someone who is excited about the opportunity to work for us for the next few years and be apart of our team!


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Withlocals is a peer-2-peer platform where passionate locals offer travel experiences to traveller
Our mission is to break down barriers between people and cultures, by connecting people through fun things to do together




Are you passionate about the city you are living in and would you like to share this with travellers from all over the world? Then we are looking for you!



Withlocals.com is looking for a team of awesome local hosts in New Orleans ! We are in 50+ destinations available and expanding rapidly into new markets. Currently we are looking for passionate local people from New Orleans to be tour guides on a freelancing basis.


We are looking for people who are passionate about their city and want to share their knowledge with travellers to offer authentic experiences. You will meet people from all over the world that share the same passions and interests as you.

  • Are you a professional or amateur guide? Take guests around and show them the local gems.

  • Are you a food lover? Show the guests the best local spots New Orleans has to offer for some local cuisine.

  • Are you passionate about history? Walk around the city and share your passion about New Orleans' history.





Skills & Requirements

  • Pleasant, outgoing and friendly personality with excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work with people of all ages, backgrounds and cultures

  • Knowledge about your city

  • Self-confident and the ability to inspire other people

  • No-stress attitude


Travellers will experience New Orleans like a true local thanks to you! :)


You feel like this opportunity is for you? Apply here!


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Theo Chocolate is based on a core idea – chocolate can be made in a way that allows everyone in the bean to bar process to thrive. It’s part of why we make our own chocolate, to ensure that everyone involved is treated in a way that we can be proud of and that only the highest quality ingredients and processes are used. The result: delicious, award-winning chocolate. When you taste our chocolate, you will experience our passion and integrity in every luscious bite.

Theo Chocolate is proud to be the first organic, fair trade, bean to bar chocolate factory in the United States. It takes a large array of duties and committed people to make great chocolate. Our factory, kitchen, marketing and administrative offices are all located in a historical building in the Fremont district of Seattle, WA.

Currently we an opening for a Retail Sales Associate & Tour Guide. The opening is for a day shift position which includes weekends. It is a full time position eligible Theo's benefits package. This includes paid time off, paid holidays, and an attractive medical and dental insurance program where the base employee plan premiums are 100% employer paid. You can also take advantage of paid volunteer time, tuition reimbursement, bus pass discount, and plenty of discounted great chocolate!

Theo is growing and we have ambitious plans. We anticipate there will be additional employment opportunities over time for individuals ready to assume them.

This role is important at Theo because the Sales Associate and Tour Guide do face to face interaction with our customers from the general public. To be successful in the role the individual must provide excellent customer service in the retail store as well as conduct articulate and enthusiastic tours for our guests.

All Sales Associate Key Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned.

• Provide excellent customer service.
• Acquire outstanding product knowledge in order to communicate product information to a wide range of customers.
• Accurately and efficiently complete sales transactions and all related cash handling functions.
• Conduct private and public factory tour.
• Facilitate group management during factory tours.
• Present tour information in an articulate and enthusiastic manner.
• Maintain a clean, well-stocked store.
• Perform daily retail tasks including merchandising, stocking, answering phone messages, cleaning and dusting.
• Answer customer calls knowledgeably, take tour reservations quickly, accurately and efficiently.
• Be a Theo Brand Ambassador in all interactions with the public and positively reflect the company products and culture/mission.

Education/Experience Requirements:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior experience working in a retail environment a must. Demonstrated public speaking experience to large groups of people of all ages. Must be able to respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. English language proficiency.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the key functions of this job.
• Lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include: Close vision and Distance vision.
• Regularly required to stand and talk or hear.
• Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel.
• Occasionally required to walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

To Apply:
Send us a resume and a brief summary of how you would be a good fit for the job and why you are interested in working for Theo Chocolate. The best (and only!) way to respond is through the online process outlined in this ad. Which means. . .please no telephone calls, and (really, please!) do not bring resumes into our retail store.

Theo Chocolate, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you for your interest in Theo Chocolate!


 


Company Description

Theo Chocolate is proud to be the first organic, fair trade, bean-to-bar chocolate factory in the United States. Our factory, kitchen, marketing and administrative offices are all located in a historical building in the Fremont district of Seattle, WA.

As a bean to bar manufacturer we control every phase of the manufacturing process. This means we can guarantee that every step, every ingredient, everything that goes into each bar is as special as the beans themselves. We strive to be the most progressive chocolate maker in the country. Our efforts are validated with rigorous third-party certifications. We were the first organic, fair trade certified chocolate maker in North America, and we remain one of only a handful today.


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Lawson Adventure Park & Resort is hiring Summer Areal and Whitewater Raft Guides! If you love
the outdoors and enjoy helping people make amazing memories apply now!


Responsibilities include:



  • Guiding groups of guests on all attractions

  • Following all safety protocols and standard operating procedures.

  • Preparing guests for various activities with safety gear and instruction.

  • Trained on all attractions (Dates TBD)

  • Ensure guests enjoy their time spent at Lawson Adventure Park & Resort.


Requirements:



  • Training for all attractions must be done before guiding. Training dates TBD

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Capable of positive guest interaction, engaging in conversation, making the attractions fun for everyone involved.

  • Exceptional guest service is a must.

  • Naturally outgoing and positive attitude.

  • Must not be afraid of heights as some of the attractions require climbing to high elevations.

  • CPR & First Aid certification preferred. (Must acquire if hired uncertified).


Compensation:



  • Campsites on property available free for summer guides with bathhouse use on property

  • Flexible hours

  • Enjoy a fun outdoor job in the Colorado Mountains


 


Company Description

Lawson Adventure Park & Resort is a rapidly growing outdoor adventure center
and luxury lodging facility. Just a mere 30 minute scenic mountain drive from
Denver, come enjoy the fresh air while you help groups make unforgettable
memories!


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Job Number 19121166

Job Category Golf, Fitness, and Entertainment

Location Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, Tennessee, United States VIEW ON MAP

Brand Gaylord Hotels

Schedule Seasonal - Part-Time

Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Gaylord Hotels is a multi-location hospitality brand guided by a single focus: extraordinary meetings and conventions. From guest rooms and meeting space, to entertainment and dining all in a self-contained environment, Gaylord Hotels makes meeting planning easy and provides attendees great networking opportunities. As a Gaylord Hotels STAR, you'll bring your warm smile, genuine excitement and a consider it done spirit to work. In return, youll experience the rewards of growing your career among a team of professionals with a passion for excellence. Ready for a change? Take the initiative. Enjoy the Rewards.

Job Summary

Operate, drive, and navigate passenger boats according to regulations. Instruct guests on boating safety and use of life jackets. Clean and perform minor maintenance on boats. Be aware of possible situations where guests are not able to safely participate in an activity and inform supervisor/manager. Provide information to guests about recreation activities. Promote a fun and relaxing atmosphere for guests in all recreational activities and areas. Distribute or rent recreation equipment to guests and visitors. Monitor the condition of returned recreation equipment and send for repair when necessary. Conduct inventory of supplies, materials, and equipment and inform supervisor/manager of low supply items. Complete requisitions for additional supplies, materials, and equipment. Provide assistance to injured guests until the arrival of emergency medical services. Report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; complete safety training and certifications.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report any maintenance problems, safety hazards, accidents, or injuries; complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional. Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets. Support all co-workers and treat them with dignity and respect. Support team to reach common goals. Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. Visually inspect tools, equipment, or machines (e. g., to identify defects). Grasp, turn, and manipulate objects of varying size and weight, requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Move through narrow, confined, or elevated spaces. Move over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces and steps. Move up and down a ladder. Move up and down stairs and/or service ramps. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.


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JOB SUMMARY
Under supervision, the Tour Guide is responsible for direct sales of vacation ownership products in a professional and ethical manner through a structured sales presentation.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS


  • Sells vacation ownership packages in a professional and ethical manner.


  • Maintains a professional relationship with members, owners, and guests to develop trust and commitment towards the Company and for the product.


  • Works within established pricing, FDI costs and present vacation ownership package options in accordance with specified guidelines and as directed by management.


  • Encourages participation in the Companys member, owner, and guest referral program.


  • Follows up with owners and members after the sale, based on established policies and procedures.


  • Accountable for meeting acceptable tour-to-sale ratio (VPG).


  • Responsible for completing all required Company trainings and compliance courses as assigned.


  • Adhere to Company standards and maintains compliance with all policies and procedures.


  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
    EDUCATION


  • High school diploma or equivalent. EXPERIENCE


  • No prior experience or training required.


  • No supervisory experience required.
    SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES



  • This position does not include supervisory responsibilities.


    LICENSE & CERTIFICATIONS




  • This position does not require licenses or certifications. SKILLS & ABILITIES This position requires the ability to understand and follow both oral and written instruction as well as have knowledge of and properly use Standard English and follow office practices. Must be able to communicate effectively with others, analyze and resolve problems, maintain effective working relationships, and interact successfully with internal and external customers.


    Specific skills and abilities include, but are not limited to the following:



  • Ability to conduct oneself in a professional, ethical and unbiased manner at all times.


  • Able to clearly explain the product and sales contract.


  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.


  • Ability to operate general office machinery (i.e. computer, copy machine, fax machine, etc.)


  • Excellent customer service skills.


  • Excellent time management skills, including the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.


  • Ability to take initiative and effectively adapt to changes.


  • Able to effectively perform job duties with frequent interruptions and/or distractions.


  • Able to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with internal and external Customers.


  • Ability to speak competently and confidently in a public setting.


  • Basic math skills.


Job: *Sales and Marketing

Title: Tour Guide

Location: Florida-Celebration

Requisition ID: MDR0000CG


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Job Description

We are looking for someone that can fluently speak and write Japanese. Needs to be punctual and responsible. Willing to learn the Japanese mannerism.
Must be experienced in scheduling and managing a team. Comfortable communicating with all types of people.


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Lake Travis Zipline Adventures is seeking FUN, ADVENTUROUS, OUTGOING and SAFETY ORIENTED... ZIPLINE TOUR GUIDES! Our Season runs March 1st - November 30th. We are currently hiring for our 2019 season. Must be physically fit, confident at speaking and entertaining the public. Training provided. Applicants required to work weekends and holidays throughout our season. Leadership qualities a must! Part time position (25-35 hrs wk), $10.80/Hr + Tips (Average $20.00+/hr with tips) must be 18 or older. You can reply to this posting with your resume. Training will begin in February 2019.

check us out on FACEBOOK -Lake Travis Zipline Adventures or ziplaketravis.com


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Job Description


 


Skills and Knowledge:


  • Possesses an expansive knowledge of the history of New Orleans.

· Enjoys engaging visitors, answering questions, and offering travel advice.


· Has an awareness of current special events, exhibits and cultural trends.


· Demonstrates patience, tolerance, and sensitivity to guests and colleagues.


· Exceptional verbal communication, listening, and presentation skills to handle customers in a friendly and helpful manner.


  • Standing, walking, climbing stairs in exterior and interior spaces for extended periods of time.

Duties:


· Delivering a tour narrative in an energetic, enthusiastic and professional manner.


· Presenting accurate statistics and dates through engaging stories.


· Adding tasteful and appropriate personal anecdotes and enhancements to the tour narrative.


 


Qualifications:


· Knows and loves everything about New Orleans.


· Has a Tour Guide Permit issued by the City of New Orleans.


· High School education or higher.


 


Benefits:



  • Competitive Hourly Pay

  • Gratuities Daily

  • Medical / Dental / Vision Benefit Options

  • Paid Vacation

  • Annual Birthday Bonus (Hire Date Anniversary)

  • Buzz Bucks


Schedule:


· 7 Days a week scheduling of Daytime Shifts


· Part Time & Full Time Positions


· Scheduling Mix: Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour, Cemetery Walking Tour, French Quarter Walking Tour, Garden District Walking Tour.


Company Description

City Sightseeing provides Hop-On Hop Hop-Off tours on Double-Decker, Open-Top buses. Our professionally conducted, entertaining sightseeing tours are the Best Way for visitors to see and enjoy New Orleans- convenient, historically accurate and Fun!


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Job Description


 


About the Company:


Catalina Island Company, the resort operator on Catalina Island, is located 22 miles off the coast of southern California and offers an abundance of amenities including Descanso Beach Club and Canyon, Island Spa Catalina, Pavilion Hotel, Avalon Grille, state-of-the-art beachfront conference and meeting space Catherine’s Terrace, as well as Banning House Lodge & Villas, Harbor Reef Restaurant and Harbor Sands in Two Harbors. The Catalina Island Company boasts more than 25 activities and tours designed to introduce visitors to the island’s natural beauty and rich history including the Zip Line Eco Tour, East End Adventure, Undersea Expedition and many more.


We are committed to encouraging and developing our team in a world class environment and are continuously developing the products and services we offer to increase the standards on Catalina Island – “California’s Island Escape”.


 


 


The Role:


Under supervision of the Director of Descanso Canyon Activities, in accordance with the mission and vision of the Island Company, the Zip line Guide enjoys working in a beachside woodland setting, leading and coaching guests as they explore and climb through a series of zip lines. This is an active outdoor position that ensures the safety and well-being of all guests and provides assistance and guidance where needed. In addition to ensuring guest safety, it is the duty of the Zip line Guides to ensure that each guest has an enjoyable and memorable experience.


 


Responsibilities:


The incumbent is responsible for the safety and exceptional experience of all zip line eco tour participants.



  • Daily opening and closing procedures of zip line course.

  • Conduct complete inspections of all course components and gear.

  • Fit harnesses and helmets correctly and supervise the use of all safety equipment.

  • Conduct pre-tour safety orientation for each tour group.

  • Demonstrate proper riding techniques.

  • Perform proper safety checks while following a series of critical safety protocols and methods.

  • Perform course retrievals and rescues.

  • Assure the safety and wellbeing of each participant throughout each tour.

  • Use customer engagement skills to ensure a memorable experience for each participant.

  • Educate participants about Santa Catalina Island ecology through an approved tour script.

  • Assist with course maintenance efforts.

  • Attend required meetings and trainings.


 


  1. Pre-Tour Duties


  • Thoroughly inspects zip line course structural components and gear.

  • Inspects personal safety equipment for integrity and cleanliness.

  • Inspects property for cleanliness, supplies (water, first aid, etc.).

  • Assist with check-ins, weigh-ins, waivers and safety equipment distribution.

     




2. Tour Duties



  • Meets and establishes rapport with each participant.

  • Reviews safety guidelines, answer questions.

  • Demonstrates how to carry, wear and utilize safety equipment.

  • Provides a safety demonstration on the sample zipline.

  • Assists loading passengers into the vehicle.

  • Continues to build relationship with participants throughout the tour by using communication skills to listen, engage and converse. Builds excitement about the forthcoming experience.

  • Assists unloading participants from vehicle and escorts them to initial platform.

  • Reinforces safety guidelines.

  • Introduces tour displays, answer questions and enthusiastically present island ecology facts and history.

  • Attaches participants to the zip line system and perform essential safety checks every time before anyone zips, including self.

  • Zips to consecutive platforms, demonstrating proper riding techniques.

  • Assists with the landing of each participant, insuring their safety on every approach.

  • Conducts continuous inspections of course elements and equipment throughout each tour.

     




3. Post Tour Duties



  • Debriefs participants enthusiastically while suggesting and cross-selling other Company venues, activities and events.

  • Manages all safety equipment inspection and maintenance, including but not limited to cleaning, sanitizing, organizing and preparation.


 


Language Skills:


Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to effectively respond to questions from managers, clients, customers and the general public. Ability to write clear inspection and safety reports. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.


 


 


Physical Requirements:


 


Candidates must have the physical capability to maneuver themselves as well as assist and accommodate participants of various sizes throughout the course, including rescue scenarios.


 



  • Must be able to walk, stand, and exert physical mobility for up to 8 hours.

  • Must be able to hike, climb, and work at various heights and altitudes.

  • Must have full range of overhead arm motions and full hand dexterity.

  • Requires visual acuity and the ability to hear clearly in an outdoor environment in order to communicate with managers, coworkers and guests

  • Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs. on a regular and continuous basis.

  • Must have a strong upper body to pull self and be able to pull and push participants weighing up to 250 lbs. along each cable and platform’s incline.

  • Must be able to effectively decrease the speed of and stop participants of various weights and speeds as they approach all incoming platforms.

  • Must be able to bend, twist, stoop, squat, stretch, push and pull on a regular and continuous basis.

  • Requires manual dexterity to use and operate all necessary equipment.


 


 


Work Environment:


Each Zipline Guide is required to work in a fast-paced, physical, social, professional, and team-oriented work environment. Nearly all of the work is conducted outdoors in varied climates from 40-90 degrees Fahrenheit.


 


 


Alcohol & Drug Screening:


Employees may not arrive on duty under the influence of alcohol or drugs. As this position is a safety sensitive position, employees will be subject to random alcohol and drug testing if it is suspected that an employee is at work under the influence of alcohol or drugs (including misuse of prescription medications).


 


 


Benefits:


We offer a highly competitive salary with health, dental life, 401K Match, vacation and sick benefits for all Full Time regular positions. Both Full Time and Part Time positions receive discounts in F&B outlets in the company and discounted hotel rooms and activity tours.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Must complete and pass required site-specific zip line safety training course as well as island ecology training course conducted by the Company. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Potential guides must have or immediately obtain CPR, AED and First Aid Training and be able to work comfortably at heights.

 


  • This person must be able to communicate effectively with both adults and children in both group and individual settings. Must be able to handle stressful situations calmly and effectively. This person must be able to handle various tasks in a creative and motivated manner. Must have a great attention to detail to ensure safety and overall positive guest experience. This person must have excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

 


  • Must be at least 18 years old.

 


 


Education and/or Experience:



  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • Prior experience with customer service, educational roles, outdoor recreation, athletics, educational roles and/or zip lines preferred, but not required.


Company Description

Catalina Island Company, the resort operator on Catalina Island, is located 22 miles off the coast of southern California and offers an abundance of amenities including Descanso Beach Club and Canyon, Island Spa Catalina, Pavilion Hotel, Avalon Grille, state-of-the-art beachfront conference and meeting space Catherine’s Terrace, as well as Banning House Lodge & Villas, Harbor Reef Restaurant and Harbor Sands in Two Harbors. The Catalina Island Company boasts more than 25 activities and tours designed to introduce visitors to the island’s natural beauty and rich history including the Zip Line Eco Tour, East End Adventure, Undersea Expedition and many more.

We are committed to encouraging and developing our team in a world class environment and are continuously developing the products and services we offer to increase the standards on Catalina Island "California's Island Escape"


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ALL AROUND SUPERSTAR!


USA Guided Tours (Falls Church, VA) is in need of sharp, dynamic, think-on-your-feet, superstars to support its growing sightseeing/tour and transportation business. Full- and part-time opportunities available.


If you THRIVE in a fast-past environment, able to solve challenges with ease, and have a natural friendly/outgoing spirit... we want to hear from you! Previous applicants need not apply.


Responsibilities:



  • Report to Falls Church, VA office to review system, print manifest, etc. - PT position meets/works in DC only

  • During training, ride with other Greeters/Dispatcher to greet guests in DC - to check-in, collect payments, and ensure timely tour departure

  • Return to office to enter data in system and prepare for next shift's tour(s) - FT position only

  • Work with team and clients/customers to ensure fluid/consistent communications and processes


Other Potential Responsibilities:



  • Answer incoming phone calls

  • Communicate with hotel concierge and other clients/customers

  • Book guests in reservation’s system/collect payments

  • Review and respond to emails daily (must have good writing skills)

  • Update Excel spreadsheets daily

  • Perform routine maintenance of reservation and other related systems


Required Qualifications:



  • Naturally friendly / poised / strong people skills

  • Analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Problem-solving skills, a must

  • Thives in fast-paced environment; remain calm in all situations

  • Attention to detail is required


Physical Requirements



  • Standing and walking (high-paced most days); walking includes extended distances

  • Frequent lifting - less than 10lbs

  • Exposure to outdoors (weather/elements)


Other



  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S., and able to successfully complete a:

    • criminal background check, and

    • reference check



  • Regular and punctual attendance is required (no time off will be granted in first 90 days)

  • Schedules may be changed as needed to accommodate business needs

  • Overtime may be required

  • Possibility of reduced hours in the off season (~November thru February)

  • Must be available to work weekends and holidays

  • Must have cell phone (Android or iPhone); used in communicating with office staff, drivers, and tour guides via GroupMe App


A Plus if you have:



  • knowledge MicroSoft Suite (Word and Excel)

  • knowledge of Rezdy, LimoAnywhere, and similar programs

  • previous experience in transportation, tourism, customer service, or other related fields


 


Company Description

USA Guided Tours is a sightseeing and transportation company, offering tours and transportation in Washington, DC and New York, NY; and will be opening in Boston, MA in 2019. USA Guided Tours expecting continued growth in 2019/2020! Visit www.USAGuidedTours.com for more information.


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Job Description


Hilton Grand Vacations ranks 26th in Hawaii Business Magazine's "Top 250" that highlights the state's largest companies based on gross sales, a key indicator of market dominance and influence. Additionally, the company was the highest-ranking timeshare business on this year's list. 



What will I be doing?





As a Tour Guide Action Line you will be responsible for driving company success through performing the following tasks to the highest standards:







  • Utilize company presentation products and concepts during discussions with clients



  • Present vacation ownership product information to clients as provided on the approved company's fact sheet



  • Tour location campus and product demonstration with clients



  • Create and maintain effective communication with clients and provide follow-up assistance for customer satisfaction



  • Utilize various forms of communication (e.g. in person, telephone, e-mail, and other written correspondence) to interface with clients



  • Attend department meetings for key information regarding HGV products and updates



  • Promote a positive work environment and adhere to company core values and policies



  • Perform other reasonable duties as assigned by management based upon business needs




Qualifications


What are we looking for?






Hilton Grand Vacations is a leader in the vacation ownership industry, operating with an unwavering commitment to innovation, quality, and continued growth. At the core of our company’s success are our Team Members. To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess the following minimum qualifications and experience:





  • 1+ year(s) of sales experience



  • Able to meet performance metrics associated with the position



  • Able to resolve complex customer service issues



  • Able to adapt to and work in a fast-paced environment



  • Able to work independently as well as in a team environment


  • Hawaii Real Estate license or able to obtain a Hawaii Real Estate license within 12 months of start date


  • Able to work a flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays



  • High school diploma or equivalent





It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:





  • 2+ years of sales experience with the ability to close high-end sales



  • 2+ years of Hilton family brands experience


  • BA/BS/Bachelor's Degree








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MUSEUM TOUR GUIDES


Are you a happy, bubbly, interactive, entertaining, and fun person that thrives on being part of showing others an authentic experience? Then this opportunity may be for you.....


The Opportunity


We are currently looking for Museum Tour Guides or as we call them "Enthusiastic Entertainers" to join our team at the new pop-up museum ChEAT Day Land on a Part-Time basis. We don't just want you to guide attendees through the showroom, rather we want you to tell a story and be part of their fun experience. The ideal candidate(s) will be energetic, fun, patient, and inspire their crew to enjoy the interactive experience and catch their unforgettable moment with a picture or boomerang. You will be responsible for providing information, answering questions about the museum while providing the highest level of service possible in an efficient, courteous, and professional manner.


 


Job Responsibilities


Key responsibilities of the Museum Tour Guide include:



  • Represent the ChEAT Day Land brand in a fun delightful manner

  • Maintaining an up to date working knowledge of ChEAT Meals and knowledge of ChEAT Day Land

  • Learning and presenting a script for all tours with a touch of creativity and your own personality

  • Opening and closing attraction areas

  • Greeting guests in a warm and friendly manner, acknowledging them upon arrival

  • Fulfilling attraction attendant duties, ensure cleanliness of rooms at all times when leading and not leading tours

  • Answering questions about ChEAT Day Land, tours and guided tours

  • Listening and responding to guests inquiries using a positive, clear speaking voice

  • Performing attraction attendant duties when not conducting tours

  • Maintaining an up to date working knowledge of all property amenities as well as any special events

  • May offer or serve sweet treats, greet guests, sell at the shop

  • Interacting with crew members in a professional manner, assisting other departments with necessary information

  • Work cooperatively and professionally as part of a team and independently


 


Job Requirements


The minimum qualifications for this position are:



  • Must have the ability to communicate clearly and directly with guests using a positive, clear speaking voice

  • Ability to work as part of a professional on a team

  • High energy, self-managing, and self-starter personality

  • Ability to learn and retain the museum’s technical information

  • Ability to perform job functions with attention to detail, speed and accuracy

  • Ability to move throughout ChEAT Day Land (standing, walking) for extended periods of time

  • Ability to read, comprehend and write simple instructions and/or short correspondence and memos

  • Must have the ability to work a varied schedule that may include evenings, nights, and weekends

  • High school degree or equivalent

  • Basic computer skills


 


Work Schedule



  • 4 to 5 hrs shifts, 5 days a week

  • On-site Training will be provided after being selected

  • Opening date 04/07/19


 


An Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Type: Part-time


Pay: $14.00 per hour


Experience: Not Necessary


Company Description

Our Story

SOMETIMES WE DREAM ABOUT SWEETS AND OTHER TIMES WE CREATE OUR DREAM. HERE IS THE CHEAT DAY LAND DREAM...

The story of Cheat Day Land is one of family and passion. Rubi Rymenmy was over taken by an idea she had to share with the world. With the support of her family Cheat Day Land was born. An experience in which the celebration of family, food, and fun ooze out of every room you will experience. Cheat Day Land welcomes you with open arms... because you deserve it.


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 Join the Visitor Center Team at Four Roses Distillery in Cox's Creek- Tour Guide- Hospitality Associate- Retail Associate.


Long-term opportunity 35-40 hours a week.


Be a part of the exciting and growing world of Bourbon Tourism at a top distillery in the Central Kentucky area! An upbeat attitude, positive energy & team mentality are required. At least one year in direct retail/hospitality or customer service a must. Previous experience as a tour guide, in the spirits industry or bartending/serving a plus. Successful associates in this role will:


Act as a champion of the brand. Provide an engaging, upbeat experience to showcase the company’s rich heritage, craftsmanship and products.
Deliver the highest standard of hospitality, in person and via phone.
Lead tour groups of 20 persons or more through the distillery & Conduct guided tastings for large groups.
Assist in all aspects of retail operation, including cash handling, processing & stocking inventory, & maintaining visual standards of displays.
Embrace additional challenges as required.


This is an active role, requires ability to stand/walk for long periods, lift up to 25 pounds & be comfortable speaking in public. If you love meeting new people, consider yourself adaptable, are a true team player & enjoy working in a fast-paced, changing work environment where no two days are the same- inquire about becoming a member of the Four Roses Visitor Center Team. Qualified candidates must possess at least a H.S. Diploma or equivalent, be available to work weekends, have a current driver’s license & clean driving record.



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Description

Position Summary: The Tour Guide is responsible for ensuring guest satisfaction by learning and accurately delivering approved tour scripts with enthusiasm and professionalism, booking reservations, confidently engage and assist individual guests and large groups needs. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs.

Essential Functions:


  • Guides patrons on tours


  • Greets guests in a courteous and professional manner


  • Understands and speaks to history, knowledge, and facts about the location


  • Respond to customer questions and requests


  • Responsible for the safety of tour guests


  • Maintain professional demeanor and appearance


  • Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager


Qualifications


  • Previous guest services experience preferred


  • Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written


  • Demonstrate organizational skills, accuracy, and attention to detail


  • Able to stand and walk for long periods of time to conduct tours


  • Experience with Living History and Cultural History presentations a plus


  • Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling of up to 25 lbs


  • Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written


  • Demonstrate organization skills, accuracy, and attention to detail


  • Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling of up to 25 lbs


  • Audition is required for those hired.


  • Must learn scripted information for the tour.


  • Script will be provided and will be followed for the tour.


  • Training is M-F for 4 hrs each day.


  • Once trained- Guides work at least 3 days per week on a rotating schedule


Connect With Us!Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.Interested in this opportunity?ARAMARK is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Aramark will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance ordinance.


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