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Job Details

Travel Agent

Employer

983596 Alberta ltd

Date Posted

September 15, 2022

Languages

Bilingual
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $1,200.00 to $1,400.00 biweekly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Sep 29, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

983596 Alberta ltd

Languages

Bilingual

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work setting

Travel wholesale company

Tasks

  • Investigate new travel areas, hotels and other amenities
  • Sell travel products and travel insurance
  • 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
  • Make transportation and accommodation reservations using computerized reservation and ticketing system
  • Provide travel information to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and travel costs, and recommend suitable products

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Amadeus
  • Apollo
  • Sabre

Travel Bookings

  • Business travel
  • Government travel
  • Leisure travel
  • Individual travel
  • Group travel
  • Domestic travel
  • International travel
  • Adventure travel
  • Cruise ship

Geographical areas of specialization

  • Canada
  • United States
  • Western Europe
  • Central Europe
  • Eastern Europe
  • Northern Europe
  • Mexico and Central America
  • South America
  • Caribbean
  • Africa
  • North Pacific
  • South Pacific
  • Asia

Personal suitability

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

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Health benefits

Dental plan


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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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