Tour Guides and Escorts

Tour Guides and Escorts

Escort individuals or groups on sightseeing tours or through places of interest, such as industrial establishments, public buildings, and art galleries.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Self Control * Cooperation * Integrity * Stress Tolerance * Adaptability/Flexibility * Concern for Others * Social Orientation * Attention to Detail * Independence

Representative Tasks * Describe tour points of interest to group members, and respond to questions. * Escort individuals or groups on cruises, sightseeing tours, or through places of interest such as industrial establishments, public buildings, or art galleries. * Provide directions and other pertinent information to visitors.


Job Family Personal Care and Service

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