The Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce is seeking candidates to fill the following positions.

Deadline extended on the following positions:

MARKETING ASSISTANT: Suitable for someone interested in business, marketing, hospitality, or tourism education programs or a related field. Tasks will include assisting in the creation and delivery of print, radio, television and digital marketing tactics including analysis of campaign results and report preparation. The successful candidate will assist the Trent Hills Chamber in their role as Tourism Destination Marketing Organization. This position will develop strong communication skills through in-person meetings with tourism stakeholders, customer interactions and written correspondence. Front line customer service will also be required to provide support for the visitor information centre and docking facility, including cleaning protocols. This position requires proficiency in the use of general computer software, i.e. Microsoft Windows and the 365 Suite: Outlook, Excel, Word and Powerpoint. A basic understanding of social media and technology with photo editing and videography skills would be considered an asset. Position will be 8 weeks at 35 hours per week, starting on or about June 20, 2021. This position is funded in part by the Canada Summer Jobs program, open to youth aged 15 to 30.

TOURISM SPECIAL PROJECTS COORDINATOR: Suitable for a student in the business, marketing, hospitality or tourism education programs. This position will take place in both an office setting, and through outreach in the community. Will require a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle. This position will play an active role in developing and delivering tourism experiences that support the Tourism Destination Marketing Organization efforts of the Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce. Duties and tasks will be assigned to support product development, marketing and services programs, including assisting with developing tactics and tools for radio, print, television and digital marketing, creating project plans, identifying tasks and setting goals and outcomes. Front line customer service skills will be gained through work in the Visitor Information Centre and overnight boat docking facility, including working occasional weekends and light cleaning duties. Position is for 232 hours, open to flexible hours and start date. This position if funded by the Province of Ontario Summer Experience Grant and is open to youth that has reached the age of 15 and have not yet reached the age of 25 (or up to 29 years for persons with a disability), are currently enrolled in a  secondary or post-secondary institution or within 6 months of graduation.   

Please submit a cover letter and resume by Wednesday, May 25 to Dawn Welch, Member Services Coordinator, Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce –tourism@trenthillschamber.ca.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce is seeking additional staff to join the Chamber team for the summer season. Positions will require a variety of hours, which will include early evenings and weekends. The successful candidates will have strong communication skills, a willingness to learn, knowledge about the Trent Hills area, the ability to adhere to health and safety protocols and work in both a team environment and independently.

  1. TOURISM INFORMATION OFFICER: Ideal for a high school student looking to build skills in customer service, general office skills, working as part of a team and independently completing assigned tasks in a timely manner. Tasks will include responding to visitor inquiries both in-person and online, completing visitor logs, conducting visitor surveys, updating the online business directory database and online events calendar. Reception duties for Old Mill Park Docking facility will be required including registering overnight visitors through an online ordering system, taking payments and following up on requests. This position will also be responsible for cleaning protocols. Position will be 8 weeks at 35 hours per week starting on or about July 4, 2022. This position is funded in part by the Canada Summer Jobs program, open to youth aged 15 to 30.
  2. MARKETING ASSISTANT: Suitable for someone interested in business, marketing, hospitality, or tourism education programs or a related field. Tasks will include assisting in the creation and delivery of print, radio, television and digital marketing tactics including analysis of campaign results and report preparation. The successful candidate will assist the Trent Hills Chamber in their role as Tourism Destination Marketing Organization. This position will develop strong communication skills through in-person meetings with tourism stakeholders, customer interactions and written correspondence. Front line customer service will also be required to provide support for the visitor information centre and docking facility, including cleaning protocols. This position requires proficiency in the use of general computer software, i.e. Microsoft Windows and the 365 Suite: Outlook, Excel, Word and Powerpoint. A basic understanding of social media and technology with photo editing and videography skills would be considered an asset. Position will be 8 weeks at 35 hours per week, starting on or about June 20, 2021. This position is funded in part by the Canada Summer Jobs program, open to youth aged 15 to 30.
  3. TOURISM SPECIAL PROJECTS COORDINATOR: Suitable for a student in the business, marketing, hospitality or tourism education programs. This position will take place in both an office setting, and through outreach in the community. Will require a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle. This position will play an active role in developing and delivering tourism experiences that support the Tourism Destination Marketing Organization efforts of the Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce. Duties and tasks will be assigned to support product development, marketing and services programs, including assisting with developing tactics and tools for radio, print, television and digital marketing, creating project plans, identifying tasks and setting goals and outcomes. Front line customer service skills will be gained through work in the Visitor Information Centre and overnight boat docking facility, including working occasional weekends and light cleaning duties. Position is for 232 hours, open to flexible hours and start date. This position is open to youth that has reached the age of 15 and have not yet reached the age of 25 (or up to 29 years for persons with a disability), are currently enrolled in a  secondary or post-secondary institution or within 6 months of graduation.   

Please submit a cover letter and resume by Monday, May 16 to Dawn Welch, Member Services Coordinator, Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce –tourism@trenthillschamber.ca. Please indicate which position is being applied for in the subject line of the email.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.