Now Hiring Weekend Tourism Centre Associate

by Sep 9, 2021NEWS0 comments

Weekend Tourism Associate – Port Perry

Public Relations:

As the main point of contact during weekend hours, the Tourism Associate will represent the Township of Scugog, Port Perry BIA and Scugog Chamber of Commerce in a professional, friendly and welcoming manner. Specific duties will include:

  • Welcoming visitor, residents and prospective new businesses
  • Acting as an ambassador for the Township & SCC & BIA.
  • Answering all phone enquiries regarding about Township of Scugog, Chamber and BIA.
  • Directing inquiries to the correct organization, business or individual; taking messages for Tourism Scugog, the Port Perry BIA and the Scugog Chamber of Commerce
  • Creating and distributing tourist information packages
  • Creating re-location packages for new individuals moving into the area

Marketing & Tourism:

The Tourism Associate will assist the Township of Scugog, Port Perry BIA and Scugog Chamber of Commerce with on-going marketing and promotion. Duties may include:

  • Preparing content for the Tourism Scugog website
  • Preparing regular reports regarding the Visitor & Business Centre for Council- including trends, issues, statistics
  • Updating mailing lists, including email databases
  • Assisting in marketing the Township on the weekends, especially when events are happening

General Duties:

The Tourism Associate will maintain a clean and tidy workspace and Visitor Centre, by:

  • Light cleaning and tidying of the visitor centre (vacuuming, dusting etc). Cleaning the visitor bathroom and making a note of any supplies that have run out.
  • Re-stocking brochures and information
  • Sweeping the front porch and watering any planters


  • Demonstrated familiarity with Port Perry and the Township of Scugog
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
  • Valid First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain
  • Please submit a resume and covering letter to The Port Perry BIA by email by 5 pm on Saturday, September 18, 2021

Part-time hours: 10 per week

Application deadline: 2021-09-18

Expected start date: 2021-09-25

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14.25 per hour


  • Weekends