Guest Services Volunteer Job Type: Part time
Travel Salem is seeking volunteers with knowledge of the city of Salem and Marion and Polk counties. Knowledge of the region’s points of interest, as well as the ability to give accurate driving and walking directions is important. Knowledge of region’s events is helpful. Excellent hospitality/customer service skills are a must. Computer skills are important, along with internet search (Google) knowledge. Position will assist visitors in the Salem Visitors Center and be the welcoming “face” of Salem and the two-county region.
Other skills and experience needed include:
- Creative thinking and problem solving
- Clear and concise verbal and written communication
- Phone skills
- Ability to use a cash register
This position is to assist the full time Guest Services Coordinator, Melissa, as necessary. The Guest Services Volunteer will step in to help run the front desk and Visitors Center during busy times or while Melissa is out of the office. Schedule can vary from a couple of hours a day to full days, or as the volunteer is available. Ideally, the volunteer would have a flexible schedule.
Please respond to this listing to Melissa McGill: [email protected] or in person at 388 State Street, Suite 100.