Lead Tourism Counselor (Full Time)

Virginia Economic Development Partnership   Ruther Glen, VA   Full-time     Call Center / Customer Service
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Posted on July 18, 2021

Lead Tourism Counselor (Full-Time)
Ruther Glen, VA

The Virginia Tourism Corporation is seeking a Tourism Counselor for its Virginia Welcome Center at Ruther Glen. The center is open 7 days per week from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. This individual will provide travel information and assistance to the traveling public, restock brochure racks, assist the welcome center manager and assistant manager with daily operations and perform general office

Ability to work independently in a heavy volume customer service environment
Ability to lift up to 30 pounds, including extensive walking and standing
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to interact with the public
Basic math and computer skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office

Holiday and weekend work is required
Knowledge of Virginia's travel product, roads and highway systems preferred
Travel industry experience preferred High school diploma required
Valid driver's license required

Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Salary Minimum: $28,000/year. Application deadline: July 27, 2021.

VTC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or against otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities. It is VTC's intent that its employment and personnel policies and practices conform to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. Applicants requiring more information or requiring assistance may contact VTC Human Resources at 1-804-545-5634 or vtchr@vedp.org. TDD 1-800-828-1120.