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Visitor Information Centre (VIC) Student (Temporary)
Municipality: District of Mission This posting closed on

March 29, 2021
at 12:00 AM
Job ID: 2021-09 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Economic Development
Job Description: The District of Mission is looking for a friendly, energetic and welcoming student to make connections while providing tourism information and advice to local residents and visitors at the Mission Visitor Information Centre (VIC) and at key locations in the community. Reporting to the Manager of Tourism and Communications, you will use your exceptional customer service and online marketing skills in conjunction with front line work that will form the day-to-day basis of this position.
Duties: You will have the opportunity to work with staff to create a business engagement survey and connect with tourism stakeholders (event organizers, attractions, restaurants, campgrounds, etc.) to inquire about their 2020 business performance and their business plans and goals for 2021. You will be responsible for compiling and analyzing the survey results and bring forward recommendations that will enable Tourism Mission to determine how to best support each business during and post the COVID-19 pandemic.
Educational Requirements: Students working in economic development, Indigenous studies, tourism, communications or marketing are encouraged to apply.
Skill Requirements: You will have awareness of the services available in the Mission area and be knowledgeable about local, regional and provincial tourism products. It is key to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal, written and telephone) along with the ability to perform a variety of administrative and clerical functions with minimal supervision and at least one year of related customer-service oriented work experience.
Salary: $20.84 per hour plus 12.4% in lieu of all benefits.
Additional Information: You must be a part-time or full-time post-secondary student returning to school in the next academic year.

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Opening Date: March 5, 2021 12:00 AM
Closing Date: March 29, 2021 12:00 AM
*We thank all interested candidates however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.