Merchandiser Cashier/Admissions Clerk - Language Skills

Join a dynamic team at Upper Canada Village that embraces customer service to provide visitors with a treasured experience.

POSITION: MERCHANDISER CASHIER/ADMISSIONS CLERK – LANGUAGE SKILLS (student)

HOURS OF WORK: part-time hours, evenings, weekends and holidays

LOCATION:
Upper Canada Village
(11 km east of Morrisburg)

SALARY: $14.85 per hour

PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: September 1, 2019 to January 5, 2020 (during popular events Pumpkinferno and Alight at Night)

WHAT CAN I EXPECT TO DO IN THIS ROLE?
You will:
• Be a representative of one of Morrisburg’s premium and internationally recognized tourism sites.
• Provide excellent customer service to visitors at Upper Canada Village in English and French by greeting them and providing them with information regarding the site and daily activities.
• Operate a cash register, handle cash, process credit/debit transactions and refunds, calculate foreign exchange, complete paperwork, etc.
• Perform admission sales and ticketing, and conduct surveys.
• Assist the photographer by helping visitors dress up in period costumes.
• Rotate through a variety of positions: merchandiser/cashier in the Village Store, admissions clerk and greeter at the front gate.
• Work safely at all times and report unsafe activities immediately to your supervisor.

HOW DO I QUALIFY?
You have:
• Linguistic skills in English and French.
• The ability to work in teams.
• The ability to adapt to different situations and work under pressure in a busy area.
• Good judgement in answering inquiries from the public, and the ability to entertain visitors and upsell products.
• The ability to problem-solve and find solutions.
• The ability to learn all safety protocols and procedures to ensure personal, visitor and fellow staff safety is maintained at all times.

In your resume and/or cover letter, please indicate specifically how your experience, skills and knowledge relate to the duties and qualifications stated above.

THE DEADLINE TO APPLY IS 11:59 P.M. ON AUGUST 16, 2019.

The St. Lawrence Parks Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Summary

  • ID:263
  • Date Posted:Aug 07, 2019
  • Employment Type:Student
  • Employment Duration:Permanent
  • Job Location:Upper Canada Village
  • Salary:$14.85 Per Hour
  • Deadline:Aug 16, 2019

How To Apply
In your resume and/or cover letter, please indicate specifically how your experience, skills and knowledge relate to the duties and qualifications stated above. Please complete the online application at: https://careers.parks.on.ca/

About the Company
Company Name:St Lawrence Parks Commission
Location:Upper Canada Village
Company Profile:About the St. Lawrence Parks Commission The "Parks of the St. Lawrence" has become one of the largest tourism destinations in Eastern Ontario, extending 200 kms from Kingston to near the Quebec border. Our facilities include thousands of hectares of park land and attractions on the St. Lawrence Heritage Corridor that provide a major source of recreational opportunities for residents and visitors to the Eastern Ontario Gateway to Ontario. "Parks of the St. Lawrence" attractions include Upper Canada Village, Fort Henry, Queen Elizabeth Gardens, Crysler Park Marina, Upper Canada Golf Course, Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary, Long Sault Parkway and 1000 Islands Parkway, a series of 12 riverside day-use area parks and campgrounds, recreational trails and several restaurants and gift stores.