Community Resources for Independent Living
Mobility Travel Trainer -- Tri-Valley (Livermore)
(Full Time, Non-Exempt, benefited)
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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
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
Required Education and Experience
CRIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
Qualified applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Looking for a fun job where you can work outdoors?! Are you outgoing with a big personality? Have you ever had the desire to master the art of riding a Segway? Your job search is finally over! The San Francisco Electric Tour Company is looking to hire Segway tour guides for our Fisherman’s Wharf and Golden Gate Park locations!
We specialize in leading fun Segway and Electric Scooter tours around the most beautiful city in the country. We are looking for energetic, outgoing personalities that fit into our company culture and who enjoy meeting other people from around the world.
What are we looking for in a tour guide?
Our training, guest safety and guest courtesy are critical to our success. We want a positive tour experience for our guests and encourage respect for residents and visitors sharing the roads and bike paths in the city.
Job is available now!
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We look to fill these spaces ASAP, so don't be shy!
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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
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
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.
Bill Speidel Enterprises fosters creativity, diversity and a multicultural workplace
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.
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”.
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.
The incumbent is responsible for the safety and exceptional experience of all zip line eco tour participants.
2. Tour Duties
3. Post Tour Duties
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.
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.
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).
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.
Education and/or Experience:
We are seeking a Tour Guide to join our team for our leasing season. Must be available part time (15-20 hours/week). This is a temporary position that could turn into a permanent position based on job performance.
Please send resume along with hours of availability (including weekends) to email@example.com or drop off to the Sorrento Apartments Front Office.
Skills and Knowledge:
· 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.
· 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.
· Knows and loves everything about New Orleans.
· Has a Tour Guide Permit issued by the City of New Orleans.
· High School education or higher.
· 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.
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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.
Other Potential Responsibilities:
A Plus if you have:
TOUR GUIDE – FULL TIME/PART TIME
Guide Job Description
At A Day Away Kayak Tours, you can have the privilege to kayak in phenomenal areas whilegetting paid for it! As exciting as that is, our mission is more than turning a hobby into a living. We believe that connecting man with nature makes both healthier, so our patrons are our focus. As a guide, you will be tasked with enhancing the patron experience on every tour. First and foremost, our team must provide for the safety of all patrons. But more than that, the effect of friendly, informative, and engaging guides cannot be underestimated. Patrons can have a great time even if nature is not putting on “a good show” for the tour, ifthey walk away feeling like they made connections. This is the epitome of the guide’s job. Facilitating connection.
· Arrive at each tour on time, rested, and ready to work hard
· Follow instructions of the Trip Leader in execution of each trip
· Inform Trip leader of problem paddlers or dangerous situations
· Unload, clean, and prepare equipment for patrons
· Execute guide duties from a framework of teamwork
o Positive team environment ensures success of the individual, the team and the business
o Be proactive—if you see something that needs to be done: Do It. Don’t wait to be asked
o Job is not done until the vehicles are clean and all is secure and ready for the next trip
o Check and double check for equipment, trailers, and for misplaced gear
· Ensure patrons are safe on all tours
o Life Jackets on and buckled
o Stay in boats unless directed to get out
o No alcohol/drugs – patron or guide
o Stay with group
o Pay attention: looking for paddlers that are struggling
o Remain alert for potential hazards at all times on the shoreline and on the water
· Engage patrons appropriatelyto make their trip enjoyable and safe
o Talking and taking initiative in engaging them. ASK QUESTIONS about themselves…
o Help them paddle effectively and safely
o Have FUN with them
o Tow patrons should circumstance demand
o Maintain a positive, cheerful attitude
o Be willing to deliver firm instruction should a patron divert from instructions given
· Know and follow all ADA Policies
Pay: varies based on experience and credentials, but guides can expect to make an average of at least $12-$15/hr with tips. Opportunity for increase if promoted to Trip Lead or by earning external certifications.
· CPR Certification is mandatory and at your expense; it is your responsibility to locate a training facility and schedule such training. If you are able to join us for our annual Guide Training in May, you will have an opportunity to earn it with the instructor we provide(You have 60 days from the date of hire to obtain a CPR certification.)
· ADA Policies:We have 1 mandatory day of policy training for the year. During this training, we will go over all company policies & procedures for the year.
· ACA Kayaking Certification is required annually for all guides. This certification is provided by ADA to all staff at the start of the summer season (May) for FREE.
How to Apply for Position
For more information, you can call the A Day Away Office.
Resumes need to be emailed by April 31st, 2016.
Interviews will take place in April. While we sincerely appreciate all applicants, only those candidates selected will be contacted to set up an interview date & time.
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.
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To oversee all duties pertaining to the smooth operation of the Fairbanks tours and guest services, including guiding aurora tours and daytime tours. Help visitors to Fairbanks be prepared and feel safe. Do the same for the transient guide team. Run the "team household" and keep everything in order.
Are you the type of person who enjoys learning and wearing many different hats? Two James Distillery is seeking a reliable, energetic, hardworking individual with an amazing outgoing personality to add to our family. We are seeking a barback to maintain stock, collect empty glassware, maintain a clean premises, ensure there's plenty of clean glassware, re-stock ice, and educate the general public regarding the Two James Brand. This position requires availability during the week, on the weekends and occasional late nights. Please do not apply if you do not have this availability. If you think you would be a great fit for this position, please send a cover letter with your availability and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Position Summary: The Snowmobile Driver is responsible for escorting guests on snowmobile tours on back country trails. They are essential in ensuring excellent guest experience and safety.
Leads guests on an organized and informative trail excursion
Greets guests and provides an orientation on the proper operation of the snowmobiles and addresses ALL trail safety concerns
Adheres to safety policies and procedures to ensure safety of guests
Works in conditions that involve exposure to unusual elements and extreme temperatures
Maintains excellent customer service and positive attitude towards guest, customers, clients, co-workers, etc.
Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager
Previous experience as an outfitter guide preferred
Previous Hospitality industry experience preferred
Multi-lingual skills a plus
Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling of up to 50 lbs.
Must be available to work flexible hours
Seasonal Completion Incentive offered
Discounts on snowmobile rentals, F&B, Lodging
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.
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.
High school diploma or equivalent. EXPERIENCE
No prior experience or training required.
No supervisory experience required.
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
Requisition ID: MDR0000CG
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.
Visitor Services/Tour Guide Intern
June 15, 2020toSeptember 6, 2020
Aerial Fire Depot
Flexible start and end dates:Interns will serve as tour guides and work in the Smokejumper visitor center. Interns will assist with greeting visitors, leading tours of the Smokejumper facility, and providing miscellaneous visitor services such as answering questions and assisting with school and kids groups.Compensation amounts:
$1,100 - one time RT travel allowance
$100 - weekly living allowance
AmeriCorps eligible ($1,566 education award)
*All allowances subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes
Training opportunities include first aid and CPR training, defensive driving, and possibly other Forest Service specific training.
Lectures and speakers through the Forest Service and the University of Montana. Missoula is also surrounded by public land which offers endless opportunities for outdoor recreation.
Main Area of Focus
Visitor Services and Site Operations
Education, Training & Skills Expected
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
Ecology & Restoration
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
some coursework or experience
Working with Children
Housing or Stipend Provided?
Housing will be in a Forest Service dormitory that includes a full kitchen facility, a recreation room with cable TV and wireless internet, a small workout facility and laundry room. Rooms are double occupancy.