Tourism Jobs

Visitor Experience Specialist
Visit Hopkinsville

Do you LOVE Hopkinsville and Christian County? Do you enjoy sharing stories and information about all things Hoptown? Are you looking for part-time work (15-25 hours per week) with a growing organization? If you answered “YES!” to all of these, it’s time to consider joining the Visit Hopkinsville team!

We are searching for a Visitor Experience Specialist to work at our new Visitors Center, located at 1730 E. 9th Street. Scheduled hours will include Mondays 9-5, Fridays 9-5, Saturdays 11-4 and Sundays 12-4.

Talking to visitors and residents of Hopkinsville and Christian County will occur in many forms. Successful candidates will help by corresponding through online outlets, email, phone and at the front desk of the Visitors Center. There are times marketing and sales projects arise that will require research, website updates, data entry, social media posting and event planning, among other possible tasks and responsibilities. You’ll be exposed to our exciting destination marketing organization and the vast array of networking that comes with it.

You must be able to work as a teammate, have flexible availability (including weekends and some holidays), be friendly, be comfortable talking to strangers (in person and over the phone), be detail-oriented and able to lift up to 30 pounds. Some college preferred. Candidates with hospitality and/or customer service experience will take precedence.

If this sounds like a perfect fit for you, tell us why in a cover letter, add your resume and current availability, and submit via email to [email protected] by Friday, May 17, 2019.