Tour Guide

Walk the YYC - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Please include a cover letter with your resume - we want to learn more about you and why you'd make a great tour guide!

Interested in sharing your passion of the City? Enjoy meeting new people? Want a job in the fresh air? This job is for you!

Walk the YYC is looking for outgoing tour guides to share their story telling skills with our customers.

At Walk the YYC we provide free tours to the public, to share our knowledge about the people and events that have helped shape Calgary and Alberta. A strong focus on Social History, we offer a variety of tours.

The tours range from 2 to 3 hours in length, the pace set by the visitors. But you need to be prepared rain or shine!

When working for Walk the YYC you'll be engaging with people from all over - they can be your neighbour, or from across the ocean. Either way, your job is to make them feel at home.

Each guide brings their own personality to the tours, what's yours?

Requirements

Please provide cover letter and resume

Skills required

Presentation, story telling, understanding of different cultures

Assets

Second language, tourism courses, knowledge of Calgary

Compensation

As these are free tours, they are tip based. Private tours that are booked will have a set rate. Compensation to be discussed in the interview

Time Commitment

We offer tours 7 days a week at a variety of times, we can be very flexible in the scheduling and your commitment based on your availability and life schedule. To be discussed further in the interview.

Website
You can view our website and tours at www.walktheyyc.com

Job Type: Part-time

Location:

  • Calgary, AB (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)