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Job Opportunity - Summer Student Tourism Ambassadors
Posted On: Monday, January 24, 2022The Town of Renfrew Is Looking for Some Outgoing and Motivated Summer Students to Act as Tourism Ambassadors for Our Amazing Town!
Tourist Ambassador (3 Positions)
The Municipality invites applications for the position of Tourist Ambassador Leader.
Tourist Ambassadors will work throughout Renfrew offering visitors information about the area. Tourism Ambassador’s will also assist with Town special events throughout their work term. Knowledge of Renfrew and the surrounding area and previous customer service experience is required. Students studying tourism, marketing or a related discipline are encouraged to apply. The Tourist Ambassador may be assigned additional duties as assigned by the Clerk’s Department.
- Ability to work independently
- Strong Communication skills and knowledge of Renfrew (and area) amenities and attractions
- Ability to accept guidance and supervision
- Ability to self-organize and stay motivated in assigned tasks
- Strong research and social media skills
- Accountable, responsible and goal oriented
- A history of committed work experience considered an asset
- Familiar with digital marketing software platforms such as Canva, Wordpress, and iMovie considered an asset
Students must be in school full time and returning to full time studies in September.
All applicants must be able to provide Proof of Vaccination, as per the Town of Renfrew's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Proof of Vaccination is defined as having received all recommended doses of a vaccine that is Health Canada recommended or required to produce an immune response to COVID-19.
Rate of Pay/Hours of Work:
30-40 Hours per week including days, weekends and evenings (May – August)
Closing Date: Tuesday February 18, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.
Submit a cover letter and resume in PDF format (c/o Victoria Charbonneau) in one of the following ways:
In Person/Mail: Renfrew Town Hall – 127 Raglan Street South Renfrew, ON
If you wish to be considered for multiple summer student positions, please submit a detailed cover letter and resume for EACH position. Interested applicants must clearly indicate which job opportunity they wish to apply for.
We thank all applicants for their interest - only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Town of Renfrew is an equal opportunity employer and all information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of job selection.
The Town of Renfrew will attempt to provide reasonable accommodation for a known disability for an applicant or employee if requested.