Summer Events Team Member

Summer Events Team Member

$17 hour
Hospitality / Tourism
up to 35 hours per week, May – September, 2024

Minimum Qualifications (non negotiable):

  • ​Must be enrolled in a full-time study program (at university or college), returning to school in fall 2024
  • Canadian citizen, or be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Available to work May to September 2024, with the potential to extend employment beyond this time
  • Available to work evenings and weekends, up to 35 hours per week, including some statutory holidays
  • Must possess a valid class “G” driver’s license and have reliable transportation
  • Must be comfortable with being able to stand often and lift 30+ pounds at a time

Job Requirements - Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Strong customer service practices
  • Computer and internet research skills
  • Strong communication, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to clearly express thoughts, ideas and concepts in English
  • Ability to work in a team environment, while also being self motivated and able to work 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


Preferred but negotiable:

Job Description:

Position Purpose
Promoting the area as a destination for leisure travel. This will be done by providing engaging visitor information services through various locations and, where permissible, at large-scale events in the Windsor Essex area. Ensuring visitors have dynamic travel experiences in the Windsor Essex area is a key component to the position.


  • Offer customized travel information, trip planning and visitor services
  • Promote appropriate tourism programs
  • Research information about tourism experiences, products and services


  • Onboarding, training sessions, and hands-on experience to succeed in position
  • Participation in tourism product familiarization tours either in-person or virtually
  • Gain certified customer service and tourism skills through in-person and online training
  • Shadow and mentor with experienced Tourism Windsor Essex staff
  • Networking with industry partners
  • Branded apparel provided


How To Apply

​If you are interested in applying for this job or have any questions please contact:

Josie Castagna, Job Developer

 (519) 977-6444 ext. 5533,


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