VIAD VACATION SPECIALIST (SUMMER SEASONAL - APRIL TO SEPTEMBER) in Columbia Falls, Montana
Fields calls using telephones and computerized guest registration system to book rooms, tours/transportation, activities and other travel itinerary needs for Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. Efficiently answers high volumes of calls, e-mails, faxes and letters.
Answers phones and handles high call volumes in a professional, efficient and personable manner.
Is able to effectively operate computerized reservations systems (Maestro, Pacific & The Wizard)
Must be knowledgeable of Glacier Park, Waterton Park and our surrounding areas.
Must be able to field & process guest requests correctly, efficiently and within Company guidelines.
Follows all policies and guidelines when booking or canceling reservations.
Must be able to accurately quote the booking/cancellation policy established by GPC.
Must be able to accurately describe Glacier Park, Waterton Park and our seven hotels, restaurants, transportation services, activities, air, car rental, Amtrak, and on-line store.
Must be able to obtain the pertinent information to fill out caller’s guest tile efficiently and accurately.
Stays logged into Novell phone system during the duration of their shift.
Attends the overnight familiarization trip that is planned in early June to see Glacier and Waterton.
This list of duties is intended to be representative of many of the tasks associated with this role.
However, Pursuit and The Glacier Park Collection reserve the right to modify, add, remove, or otherwise change duties at their discretion based on the needs of the business.
Must possess excellent verbal communications skills.
Must possess effective listening and interpersonal skills.
Must possess a good, clear and easy to understand phone voice.
Must be team oriented, positive and upbeat.
Must be pleasant, helpful, friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic and courteous in dealing with guests and co-workers.
Must be able to handle guests/caller’s concerns in a tactful and caring manner.
Must possess neat and pleasant grooming skills.
Knowledge of common office machines, i.e., computers, calculators, fax machine, postage machine, internet, etc.
Must possess efficient data entry skills and attention to detail.
Must communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing, with a solid attention to detail.
Must bring a keen eye for detail, organization, safety and cleanliness to improve GPC operations
Must bring a positive, helpful, team-oriented, “we can do this together” attitude to all aspects of the job that inspires others
Must exhibit a real curiosity about the business for GPC and for Pursuit overall
Must ask good questions and drill down into details to improve the business
Must process information quickly and take initiative to recommend solutions to challenges
Must stay cool under pressure by being resilient, adaptable and flexible.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
The successful candidate must be willing to relocate to Montana and must be eligible to work in the United States.
Cubical desk environment.
Job requires constant sitting and typing.
Job requires working long days, weekends and holidays.
Pursuit is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
Job ID # (iCIMS): 2019-13970
External Company Name: Glacier Park Collection by Pursuit
External Company URL: https://www.glacierparkcollection.com
Street: GPC Support Offices