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travel specialist


Source: Job Bank

Location

Sidney, BC
V8L0C3

Salary

$17.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 20 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Corporation or company ticket office
  • Travel wholesale company

Tasks

  • Investigate new travel areas, hotels and other amenities
  • Perform general office duties
  • Sell travel products and travel insurance
  • Prepare marketing materials
  • Calculate costs, process refunds and attend to other financial transactions
  • Attend to cancellations and schedule changes
  • Make transportation and accommodation reservations using computerized reservation and ticketing system
  • Provide travel information to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and travel costs, and recommend suitable products

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA)

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Galileo

Travel bookings

  • Leisure travel
  • Individual travel
  • Group travel
  • Domestic travel
  • International travel
  • Adventure travel
  • Cruise ship

Geographical areas of specialization

  • Canada
  • United States
  • Mexico and Central America
  • Caribbean
  • South Pacific

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written communication
  • Initiative
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Financial benefits

  • Commission

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer

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