This site uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies.
Post a FREE Ad

Dual-Role: Tour Guide and Travel Co-Ordinator 

Post an ad like this for FREE!
  • Date Listed24/04/2019
  • Location
  • Advertised ByPrivate
  • Job TypeTemporary

Now Hiring:

Dual-Role: Travel Co-Ordinator and Guide

Lally Tours / City Sightseeing Galway


Lally Tours are currently hiring staff in preparation for the oncoming 2019 season. Our team of travel coordinators are the first point of contact with our customers, and handle the execution of sales, promotion and travel arrangements, both in person at the front desk in our office, online and on the streets.

Our Guides then take the customers and host them through the variety of area’s that we visit with our guests from all corners of the globe.

This role is unique in that the candidate will have an abundance of variety in their working week, mixing from in-office travel co-ordination to on the road guiding, particularly with our City Sightseeing Galway branch.


Everyday activities include:

- Working with visitors from all angles of life and helping them build their travel itineraries while in Ireland

- Co-Ordinating Transport for individuals and groups

- Promotion and Sales of our growing variety of tours and services

- Responding to requests for information in person, over the phone and via email

- Selling various travel experiences to international customers

- Selling tickets and guiding on our open-top City Sightseeing buses


Suitable Candidates would have:

- A pride in Galway and the magic of the City and County

- A strong passion for customer service

- Strong interpersonal and communication skills

- A wealth of local knowledge of the West of Ireland, particularly Galway City

- Ability to work in high pressure and busy situations

- Experience in travelling Ireland and abroad

- Strong computer skills, particularly in the use of word processing, emails and spreadsheets

- Previous professional experience in working with international customers in the service industry e.g. in a bar, restaurant, front desk, reception, travel agency, tour guide, tourism office etc.


Desireable but not vital skills:

- An additional language

- Inán Gaeilge a labhairt


Remuneration

- This position will be compensated per hour at a competitive level, plus commission on sales


Worth noting:

- Fluent English is essential

- Weekend work will be required on a regular basis

- During peak days our office hours are 08:30 - 20:00. Off-peak hours are 08:30 - 18:00

- Ideally we will work on a fixed weekly schedule, but this may change according to demand


Next Steps


Please email a cover letter, CV (with references) to mairtinog@lallytours.com using the subject “Travel Co-Ordinator”. Please include whether you are looking for Full Time or Part Time employment, and when you would be available to begin employment.

Gumtree User(More ads from this seller)
User since Mar 2015
14Published
3Active
    Attach a file(maximum 2MB)
    Uploading
    [Remove]
    By clicking "Send" you accept the Terms of Use and Privacy Notice and agree to receive newsletters and promo offers from us.
    Add to Watchlist
     Safety Tips - Your safety is important to us and we believe that you can stay safe. Learn MoreReport this ad
    4 Forster St, Galway City, Ireland
    You might be interested in these similar ads
    Staff supervisor
    Looking for someone that is possibly backpacking around at the moment and looking for full time work from now till the middle of Nov to be a staff supervisor to waiter and cleaning staff in Killary Adventure Centre in West of Ireland. Must have had at least 2 years of experience in a similar position, be fluent in English, speech and understanding. Live in job ONLY working with many other st ...
    General Crew in Galway, preview image
    General Crew
    Are you looking for a position that is out of the ordinary, exciting and different every day?Killary Fjord Boat Tours currently have vacancies for General Crew for the 2019 season (now to end October).Duties would include working in the bar / restaurant or the galley and general deck duties. Must be outgoing, well presented, fluent English speaker and able to work in a busy environment.So if you f ...
    Storeman / Delivery Driver for busy supermmarket on the Aran Islands
    Located on the scenic island of Inis Mor, just 1.5 hours from Galway, Spar Supermarket requires a fit and strong individual to work in the storeroom and to deliver groceries to privates homes in the company car. A drivers licence is essential and ability to lift boxes etc is important. Please email cv to sparkilronan@gmail.com
    General Operative Processing Kitchen and Warehouse Operator
    General Operative for processing kitchen and warehouse Operator role available.LOCATED IN CLAREGALWAY7am to 1pm Daily (6 HOURS)Own transport required and training provided on site.Please contact Conor at conor.glynn@yahoo.co.ukImmediate start
    Warehouse operative
    Occupation: Warehouse Operative Duties and responsibilities: Main responsibility is packaging assembly Accurate Order checking, picking, packing and dispatch of goods as per procedure and instructions Reporting any discrepancies or problems to line manager/supervisor without delay General housekeeping to ensure that stock is stored in a safe ...
    FORKLIFT DRIVER / GENERAL OPERATIVE
    Our client is looking for a Forklift Driver / General Operative to join the growing team.6 months experience.This could potential suit a student as its initially for 3 months.Looking to interview as soon as possible with a view to start on Tuesday 04/06/19The job is located about 5 minutes outside TUAM by car.Job type : ContractMonday to FridaySalary : 11.50/hour REQUIREMENTS: Counterbalance licen ...
    FORKLIFT DRIVER / GENERAL OPERATIVE
    Our client is looking for a Forklift Driver / General Operative to join the growing team.6 months experience.This could potential suit a student as its initially for 3 months.Looking to interview as soon as possible with a view to start on Tuesday 04/06/19The job is located about 5 minutes outside TUAM by car.Job type : ContractMonday to FridaySalary : 11.50/hour REQUIREMENTS: Counterbalance licen ...
    More ads