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Job Details

Travel Agent

Employer

Elite Travel Management Inc

Date Posted

April 27, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $40,000.00 to $60,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 42 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 02, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Elite Travel Management Inc

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Geographical Areas of Specialization

  • United States
  • Canada

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA)

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Travel software packages
  • Sabre
  • Apollo
  • Amadeus
  • Galileo

Additional Skills

Manage difficult situations with customers

Work Setting

Corporation or company ticket office

Travel Bookings

  • International travel
  • Domestic travel
  • Business travel

Specific Skills

  • Provide customers with travel information and other details such as regulations, duty free allowances, health risks and requirements, attractions and special events
  • Calculate costs, process refunds and attend to other financial transactions
  • Attend to cancellations and schedule changes
  • Provide travel information to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and travel costs, and recommend suitable products
  • Make transportation and accommodation reservations using computerized reservation and ticketing system

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Workplace information

Remote work available

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Commission
  • Stocks/shares

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities

Screening questions

Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Special Initiatives

  • Jobs for Ukraine: This employer has selected to promote this job through "Jobs for Ukraine”. Canadian citizens and permanent residents can still apply.

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jun 02, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Travel Agent is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Travel Counsellors
SOCIAL

Interest in persuading clients by promoting particular destinations, tour packages and other travel services, and by selling single-fare tickets and package tours

METHODICAL

Interest in operating computerized reservation and ticketing systems to make bookings and reservations; and in providing travel details to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and costs, and recommending suitable products

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information to investigate new travel destinations, hotels and other facilities and attractions

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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