Volunteer Tourism Counselor

 

The Cambridge/Guernsey County Visitors & Convention Bureau is seeking a few good VIP’s (Volunteers are Very Important People) to work in our Tourism Information Center on Saturdays. Volunteers have a lot of fun meeting and assisting lots of interesting visitors, Our TIC is open every Saturday from 10am – 3pm unless it falls on a major holiday.

Job duties include:(download application)

  • Answering telephone promptly and providing accurate travel information.
  • Preparing bulk mailings under the direction of office manager.
  • Greeting visitors to TIC
  • Collating material for Welcome Bags and bulk mailings.
  • Recording walk-ins.
  • Keeping TIC and work areas clean and organized.
  • Using copier, fax, and other general office equipment.
  • Learning brochure inventory.
  • Making calls to attractions, hotels or other CVB’s to obtain needed brochures under the direction of the communication manager.
  • Some light cleaning of area may be required.
  • Performing additional duties as needed.

 

The Qualified “Candidate” will posses:

  • Basic knowledge of the internet
  • Pleasant phone voice and office skills
  • Professional appearance and presence
  • Able to follow directions
  • Self-motivated and well-organized
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Punctual and dependable
  • Very flexible and able to work alone as well as with others

Tasks: Lifting of literature as required.

Temperament: ability to perform a variety of tasks, often changing assignments on short notice.

Interests: Must be interested in helping visitors and having public contact.

 

One thing is definitely true about your time spent with us – something different, odd, amusing, touching, surprising or downright funny is bound to happen every day!

 

Interested candidates should respond to VCB Executive Director, Debbie Robinson