. JOB OPPORTUNITY Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island is the official Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for the regional tourism industry. We are a not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to promoting and selling Windsor, Essex and Pelee Island as a remarkable destination for tourist, convention goers and business travelers Title: Visitor Information Specialist Status: Part-time (up to 24 hours per week) Salary: $16.00/hour Position Purpose: As key front line staff, the Visitor Information Specialist assists Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island in promoting the area as a destination for leisure travel. This will be done by providing engaging visitor information services through visitor information centres and community activations by: • Offering customized travel information, trip planning and visitor services • Promoting appropriate tourism programs • Researching information about tourism experiences, events, products and services Job Requirements – Skills, Knowledge & Experience • Strong customer service practices • Computer and internet research skills • Strong communication, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills • Ability to work in a team environment • Self motivated individual who works well independently • Flexible schedule – must be able to work on-call during evenings and weekends • Ability to maintain a positive and professional working relationship with peers, colleagues and customers Working Conditions • Visitor service shifts are 7 days per week and hours are varied based on demand • Extended hours will be available during peak season, events and festivals • Location will vary depending on season, tourism demand and event needs Eligibility • Canadian citizen, or be legally entitled to work in Canada • Available to work evenings and weekends • Must possess a valid class “G” driver’s license and has reliable transportation • Must be able to stand for long periods of time • Must be able to lift 30+ pounds • Must provide a police clearance • Must be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment in accordance with the organization’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. How to Apply Email your resume and cover letter to [email protected] Reference the job title in your submission. Due to a high volume of applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.