Monday, November 24, 2014

Local Tour Guide Hiring!

Educational Tour Leader - FL
Worldstrides - Florida
Educational Tour Leader
Position Overview:
Worldstrides Discovery Programs are currently seeking Educational Tour Leaders (Course Leaders) to work with one of the only accredited travel schools in the United States. Course Leaders work with school groups in grades fifth through twelfth primarily in the Orlando area facilitating our Discovery programs. We are seeking individuals who can demonstrate a commitment to working with students in the worldwide classroom.
B.A. or B.S. degree, Science field.
Background in Education, Travel and Science.
Ability to stay overnight with groups at hotel, flexibility of schedule during the spring season.
Experience and love/passion of working with students.
Fun, Energetic and Customer Service Oriented.
Current CPR and Standard First Aid certification a plus.
Attendance at certification seminars and participation in a ride-a-long and ability to lead 3 trips in a season.
Excellent communication skills; specifically addressing groups, relaying information in a fun and interesting manner.
Coordinate logistics and lead day programs for visiting groups.
Teach large and small groups in educational and environmental programs.
Attend staff meetings and other professional workshops.
Problem solver with ability to work in a fast paced environment and able to adapt to unexpected changes to give best experience possible
Relationship builder who can make quick decisions in changing conditions.
Assistance with curriculum, program development, and other areas as needed.

Benefits of WorldStrides Discovery Programs:
Educational focused trips.
Ideal for people who love to teach, but do not want to be constrained by a classroom.
Great for recent Education and Science graduates.
WorldStrides Discovery programs provide a more lucrative and educational method of gaining valuable teaching experience than substitute teaching.
Support offered through our staff in the Orlando area.
In addition, we have a 24-hour emergency number to assist you whenever needed.
Coordination and security assistance is provided at each hotel.
We offer innovative professional development training methods and materials through certification seminars that will prepare you to be an excellent Course Leader.
Organized Itineraries- we have over 40 years experience in designing itineraries that work.
Placement procedures are designed to be hassle free and easy for Course Leaders to meet their groups at no personal cost.
We offer a competitive compensation packages with a bonus award system.
Course leading is seasonal employment from March through July. Individual schedules are flexible but overnights are required.
Course Leaders are asked to commit to one trip over spring break.

Tour Leader
ISX World - Boston, MA
ISX World is a young, energetic tour company that provides affordable tours for international students and visitors. We are looking for part-time guides to lead weekend trips to cities in the Northeast and Canada. Do you have a passion for travel and meeting people from all over the world? Bring us your talent and enthusiasm!
-Strong communication skills
-Leadership and crowd management skills appropriate for working with large and diverse groups
-Ability to solve problems and adapt to changing or unexpected events
-Warm, friendly, outgoing

ESL teaching and travel experience is a plus.
To apply for the above position please reply with your cover letter and resume. Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. We thank all those who apply.

Driver / Tour Guide
Drivers - Tour Guides needed for International Student Tour Company. Class B License required to drive our vans and Class B License with Passenger Endorsement and Air Brakes for our 30 Passenger Bus. Driving Experience and a clean record a must. Jobs consist of taking International Students to Los Angeles Attractions and other destinations, providing information and assistance during the trip.
Other jobs involve just local transportation to different events. Basic requirements are a positive and fun attitude, a dynamic personality and a sincere sense of caring for people who are here from other countries. Great job for students or people with a flexible schedule...American Host Tours Inc.

Tour Guide
Horizon Coach Lines - San Francisco, CA
We are the most established tour operator in San Francisco and are seeking energetic tour guides to guide our open-air San Francisco City Tours. Our guides ride on the top deck of our 55 passenger, open-air vehicles and provide an entertaining historical story of San Francisco.
Previous guiding experience is a plus, but not necessary. A passion for San Francisco and the tourism industry is a must.
Interviews and Auditions are available immediately.
Great benefit program for Full Time employees:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance
Seven (7) Paid Holidays
PTO (Paid Time Off)
Assist in tour loading and departures
Handle money and utilize hand-held credit card machines for direct sales
Give fully-narrated tour on pre-set route
Provide entertaining, knowledgeable, up-to-date, and exciting information about the City
Direct customers to other local attractions
Assist customers onto and off of the vehicle
Must be over 18 years old
Excellent Communication and Customer Service Skills
Have a clean and appropriate appearance
If you are having problems completing an online application & background check form please feel free to contact Kelly Hass at 301-260-2070.
Horizon Coach Lines is an equal opportunity employer that makes employment decisions based on merit. We are committed to employing a diverse workforce.
Horizon Coach Lines

Hana and Haleakala Tour Driver / Guide
Temptation Tours - Kahului, HI
Outdoor Tour Guide Wanted (Maui) - Immediate Availability - Long-term Full-time
Do you love spending time outdoors, while educating and entertaining adults and children about Maui's unique sense of place and natural wonders? If you are great at sharing island stories and facts with our visitors, leading memorable adventures, and love driving while maintaining the highest safety standards, please send us your resume. Our Long-Term, Well Established, Family Owned, Maui based, Sightseeing Land Tour Company is seeking Professional Driver / Guides to lead small groups of 6 to 8 Guests to Maui's unique locations with Aloha and Professionalism in our Custom-built Limo-Vans. A few Full-Time positions are available. Great candidates are intimately familiar with Maui and are gifted at sharing that knowledge with all kinds of audiences. The ability to drive, guide, converse and share your Aloha for long periods of time is a must.
Compensation is Hourly plus Gratuities plus Benefits!
Friendly, fun work atmosphere
Flexible days and hours
Ask about our refer-a-guide bonus
Paid, on the job training -- And we really do provide you with all the training to empower you to do the Great Job you'll take pride in.
We'll consider you as a candidate if you are:
21 years of age or older.
Customer-service oriented and safety-minded.
An experienced driver with knowledge of traffic laws, rules, and regulations.
Able to read maps and road signs.
A clear communicator who can speak and write English fluently.
Able to lift 25-40 pounds.
Hold a valid Driver's License and an acceptable driving record meeting Tour Industry standards, verified through a current Motor Vehicle Record (MVR).
It's a plus for consideration if you:
Hold a current State of Hawaii PUC Medical Card
Are Red Cross First Aid and CPR Certified
Hold a current TWIC card and MARSEC card
Are a Hawai'i State Certified Tour Guide
Are a Maui Certified Tour Guide
Are a Hawai'i Ecotourism Association Certified Tour Guide
Can speak other languages fluently
BE SURE TO: Include Resume and All Current Contact Information when Emailing or Mailing for this job.
Please send resume by replying to this posting or mail to Temptation Tours, POB 1435, Wailuku, HI., 96793.
Or Call - 877-8888 to schedule a Job Application appointment - Today.
We're looking for Good Drivers, with Great Communication Skills who, Share the warmth of Aloha! Come - Join the Ohana - where You can say that You are part of
Temptation Tours - Serving Maui since 1986 - Voted Maui's #1 Activity Overall - Voted Maui's #1 Sightseeing Land Tour Company - Triple "Keep it Hawai'i" Award Winner - U.S Congressional Achievement Award Recipient - Featured on Disney Cruise Lines - Awarded 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Snowmobile Guides, Zip Line Guides, Office, Outside Marketing, Snowmobile Mechanic
White Mountain Tours - Copper Mountain, CO
For Snowmobile & Zip Line Tour Company
14 mi. so. of Copper.
Snowmobile Guides
(Experience preferred)
Zip Line Guides
(Training provided)
(Book tour reservations)
Outside Marketing,
Brochure distribution, PT
Mechanic, experience with Snow Cats a Plus
Email qualifications & phone number to:

Driver-Guide (seasonal)
Princess Cruises and Holland America Line - Denali, AK
Performs a variety of customer service and driving tasks. Routinely, drives a motorcoach and provides narrated tours. Performs basic mechanical duties. Applies knowledge of the area to provide information to passengers.

Job Requirements: High school completion or equivalent certification. Proficiency in the use of computer business applications. Ability to safely drive a motorcoach while speaking to passengers, answering questions and providing narration, while working in a team or group environment. Ability to communicate clearly, verbally and written, with customers, employees and management. One year of experience in positions involving customer service. Current, valid CDL is required (may be obtained through Company training course.) Current, valid drivers license, with a clean driving record is required. Minimum age of 21 is required. Must be certified as physically qualified through a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and drug screen.
Princess Cruises and Holland America Line

Tour Guide
Houston Astros - Houston, TX
As a Tour Guide, you will be responsible for conducting daily tours of Minute Maid Park for fans and guests from across the world. In addition to conducting tours of the ballpark, Tour Guides serve as ambassadors for the Houston Astros by taking part in special events, birthday parties, and corporate events at Minute Maid Park.
Primary (Essential) Duties:
Interact and guide visitors through walking tour of Minute Maid Park.
Serve as Astros host for birthday parties, special events and game day tours.
Responsible for knowledge of Minute Maid Park, Houston Astros and Major League Baseball history as provided by Tours department.
Monitor all areas of Astros tour route prior to guests’ arrival. Unlock and check all tour areas before beginning of tour; this includes bending over to turn on escalators.
Welcome guests to Union Station prior to all tour start times.
Preferred Skills and Abilities
Experience working with children.
Strong public speaking skills
Willingness to work with others as a team.
Knowledgeable of the Houston Astros and Major League Baseball history
You must be able to maintain a POSITIVE attitude while handling difficult situations.
Flexible schedule: Availability to commit at least three (3) days a week along with nights/weekends.
Physical Qualifications:
Ability to regularly stand, walk, talk, hear, use hands to handle or feel, and climb stairs.
Position requires ability to walk long distances.
Ability to lift up to 40 pounds, on occasion.
Work Environment:
The noise level in the work environment is moderate, however, during events, the noise level may be loud; Employees must be able to work on evenings, weekends and holidays as required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions of this job.
Required Training:
All new hires will be enrolled in the Astros Tours Associate program, in which educational tools and information on our programming and history will be provided. All participants will be required to pass tests on material and apply the information to their role as Tour Guide in the organization.

Food Tour Guide (German/Bi-Lingual)
Ybor City Food Tours - Tampa, FL
Local Food Tour Guides Needed (Tampa)
compensation: $13.00 per hour plus gratuities
Can you speak German and English? Do you love Tampa? Do You love eating and talking about food? Can you command a crowd, make them laugh, and have everyone literally eating our of the palm of your hand? If so, then this job could be right fro you. We have immediate positions open!! But they wont' be open long so act fast!!!
We are seeking Tour Guides to run unique, authentic local food tours in Tampa that cater to both Germans and American Speaking Tourist & Locals.
We work directly with Tourist from Germany who have very little English ability, but they want to take our food tours.
You must be energetic, fun, and have an upbeat spirit to work with us. This is the perfect part-time position if you are a College Student looking to earn extra cash or if you are a Employed, but would like to have fun eating and enjoying the company of other people.

Tours operate everyday, 3 times each day at 11:30am, 1pm, and 3pm. Tour Guides work 4 hours per day, and your schedule will vary from 3-5 tours per week. Once hired and trained, Tour Guides receive $13.00 per hour plus gratuities with significant pay raises with experience. A tour guide will never lead more than one tour in a day.
Positions may be available as a regular part-time or full-time employee as well as on a freelance basis.
How To Apply:
To be considered you must include a resume and a picture of yourself. Don't miss this opportunity to have great fun in an exciting town as a Tour Guide!!
Applicants who fit our criteria will then be contacted to set up an interview. We kindly request that you only send one email!
Other Important Information:
You are required to own a mobile phone, have a computer with internet access in your place of residence, and check your email at least once a day.

Tour Guide
MillerCoors - Milwaukee, WI
MillerCoors is built upon a foundation of more than 288 years of brewing heritage. It is a legacy driven by our founders to brew the highest quality beers, and a commitment that continues today. Our vision is to create America's best beer company by driving profitable growth. And we insist on building our brands the right way through quality brewing, responsible marketing, and a commitment to sustainable development and community investments. We're building a true team of highly talented people. People who are passionate about the beer business, who love to win and have a desire to learn, and who always aim to amaze customers by doing the little things that make a big difference.
Posting Job Description
Here's a fun way to be a part of the passion at MillerCoors. The Miller Visitor Center is looking for a Tour Guide to join the Milwaukee MillerCoors team on a year-round, part-time basis !
Tour Guides will meet, greet and guide guests on a four block indoor/outdoor walking tour of the Brewery's facilities. They will provide detailed information regarding the brewery, MillerCoors and Miller Valley's history. Guides may support special events by serving beer and/or work in the gift shop in a cross-trained capacity.
Work approximately 35 hours per week , with mandatory Saturday hours (Sunday's as well during summer season Memorial Day - Labor Day). Some evening hours are required for various special events.

Guest Relations Reps may be required to work between 8:00 am and 10:00 pm based on scheduled event needs.
Preferred Qualifications
Must be a minimun 18 years of age.
Experience in customer service, communication, and the hospitality industry is desired, but not required. The ideal candidate must be energetic, enthusiastic, professional and possess the ability to work well in a diverse, team-oriented environment.
We know that our own business practices have a huge impact on how our culture views alcohol consumption. Our goal: a culture of responsibility.
MillerCoors is committed to ensuring that our products are marketed only to and consumed only by adults of legal drinking age. We strictly adhere to the Beer Institute Advertising and Marketing Code. We have adopted our own tough internal marketing compliance codes, and our retailer education efforts are industry-leading.