Virginia Tourism Corporation Jobs
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Rocky Gap, VA
The Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) is seeking a Tourism Counselor for its Virginia Welcome Center at Rocky Gap. This individual will provide travel information and assistance to the traveling public, restock brochure racks, assist the welcome center manager with daily operations and perform general office duties.
The candidate must be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment and lift up to 30 pounds. Holiday and weekend work is required. Knowledge of Virginia’s travel product, roads and highway systems and travel industry experience preferred. Basic computer skills and knowledge of the internet is a plus. High school diploma required. Salary minimum: $11.15/hour.
Deadline to apply: July 24
Rocky Gap Welcome Center
Rocky Gap, VA
Virginia Tourism Corporation is seeking an Assistant Manager for its Virginia Welcome Center at Rocky Gap. This individual will provide comprehensive travel information and assistance to the traveling public; assume full responsibility for the operation of the Welcome Center in absence of manager; assist manager with daily operations; manage brochure distribution program; review new brochures, news and event releases and feature articles; and perform general office duties.
Candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, ability to effectively interact with staff and co-workers, tourism industry, local and state government officials and public-at-large, and have the physical ability to lift up to 30 pounds. The successful candidate will instill an environment that cultivates superior customer service. Candidates must be able to work independently as well as within a team environment and exercise sound judgment in decision making. Work schedule flexibility is a must, as holiday and weekend work is required. A strong knowledge of Virginia’s travel product, roads and highway system and travel industry experience is preferred. Bachelor’s degree or 5+ years of relevant experience required with at least 2 years in hospitality industry. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel, is a plus. A valid driver’s license is required. Salary minimum: $25,900.
Application deadline: July 24, 2018.
VTC Marketing Intern
VTC’s Marketing Department has a limited number of intern openings in the Richmond office for students throughout the year. All positions are unpaid and must be used for school credit. Flexible hours are available. Interns can expect a variety of tasks related to public relations, advertising, digital marketing, social media, and basic office experiences, including the opportunity to work on certain marketing projects. For more details, contact VTC’s Andrew Cothern at 804-545-5570 or email@example.com.
Please contact Andrew Cothern regarding unpaid public relations internships only.
Questions on employment with Virginia Tourism Corporation should be directed to the Human Resources office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 804-545-5632.