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Title:  Information Center Ambassador - Temporary

Application Deadline Date:  07/06/2022
Req ID:  22062
Department:  Buildings & General Services
Location: 

Sharon, VT, US

Position Type:  Temporary
Schedule Type:  Part-Time
Hourly Rate:  $16.32

Overview

The State of Vermont Information Center Division is seeking motivated, self-starting, individuals with strong interpersonal skills and a desire to promote Vermont and welcome visitors to our State. Duties include a combination of customer service tasks involving greeting and providing information to visitors, map reading, and record keeping. This position also requires custodial tasks such as hourly cleaning of rest rooms, vacuuming, mopping, snow removal (including shoveling and/or use of snow blower) and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds. Candidate should also possess the ability to use Microsoft Office software. Applicants must be self-starters and be able to work independently, highly motivated and task oriented, and possess attention to detail. Duties are performed at one of our state-operated visitor centers located on the interstate highway system. This position will be located at the Sharon Welcome Center, with the possibility of working at other locations.

 

We have one temporary, part-time position located on Interstate 89. Evenings, weekends and holidays are a must.

Who May Apply

This position, Information Center Ambassador - Temporary (Job Requisition #22062), is open to all State employees and external applicants. This is a temporary position. Temporary work is typically for variable hours and is not expected to be full-time. The State does not guarantee 40 hours of work per week.

 

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Bevan Quinn at bevan.quinn@vermont.gov.
Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.

Environmental Factors

Work is usually performed at an assigned facility. Duties may include the occasional lifting or carrying of up to 50 pounds. Evening and weekend shifts may be required. Some overtime work may be necessary. Incumbents must be able to work out of doors in all weather, and on rough and slippery ground. Field travel may be necessary for which private means of transportation must be available.

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent AND two (2) years or more of customer service work experience in tourism, hospitality, recreation, marketing, public relations, or other related field that includes significant public contact.

OR

Two years or more of full-time college coursework OR an associate's degree or higher in tourism, hospitality, recreation, marketing, public relations, or other closely related field.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of Vermont celebrates diversity, and is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and meaningful inclusion that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The State does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, membership in an employee organization, family medical history or genetic information, or family or parental status. The State’s employment decisions are merit-based. Retaliatory adverse employment actions by the State are forbidden.


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