A tour company looking for tour guides and office staff:
We are a tour company at Yonge and Bloor in downtown Toronto.
Please read the ad carefully before applying.
We organize bus tours to New York, Quebec/Montreal/Ottawa, Chicago, Philadelphia/D.C./Atlantic City, Boston, and Niagara.
Our main trip is New York. Most trips are 4 days/3 nights and they always are on long weekends.
We also have tours to Los Angeles, Los Angeles/Las Vegas, Las Vegas, and Miami.
We are adding more trips soon: Atlantic Canada, Tennessee, and Texas
The office staff has/have to go to the New York, Quebec, and Chicago trips at lease once or twice to know what the tours are so that they can help customers in the office.
The tour guides will be part time. The office staff could be part-time (if 2 people are hired) or full-time.
There are always 2 tour guides on the bus except for the Niagara day trip sometimes.
Students are definitely welcome. We offer flexible schedule.
The compensation is $11.75/hour +
Free lunch and breakfast for full shifts and free lunch or dinner for half shifts (You get vouchers to some restaurants around the area.)
(You save the stress and time for breakfast and lunch) (We also have coffee, tea, chocolate, and cookies at the office that you can have any time you wish.)+
Benefits plan available (It will start after a few months into the employment) +
Gifts and vouchers from souvenir shops, restaurants, malls, etc during trips
We work a lot with international students. Our busiest season is July-August.
An example of a list of tasks in 1 shift (for office staff): depositing cheques, answering easy emails, calling our suppliers, welcoming customers,
explaining trips to the customers (Training will be provided.), answering phone calls, taking notes, and
updating with pictures, videos, and news our Facebook, Twitter, and other acocunts weekly for our online marketing.
Tour/travel job experience is not required. Experience in any business is of value. Minimum education level required: high school. Some knowledge in computer
- Able to easily strike a conversation
- Friendly towards customers
- Honest and trustworthy
- Eager to learn
- Likes travelling and is able to travel
- Optimistic and resolute
- Gets along well with others
- Punctual and efficient
Our webiste is going through some restructuring and will be up soon.
Our Facebook and Twitter pages are up and you can like and follow us. We will appreciate that.
Directions for application:
No drop-ins / An appointment has to be scheduled.
Please email your resume to director at senatours dot com
Name your resume: "CV - (Your Name)"
If you have a cover letter, please name it: "CV - (Your Name) - Cover Letter"
In the subject box of the email, please write:
"Sena Tours Job Application - (Your name) - (Your Phone Number)"
If you are going to write in the body section of the email, please do not attach a cover letter.
If you are attaching a cover letter, please do not write anything in the body part of the email.
We will be calling the appropriate candidates to set up appointments for next week.
Best of luck to all.