Job Title:

Tour Guide


Sunshine International Tours


Halifax, NS

Closing Date:


Job Description

Sunshine International Tours is one of the largest Chinese tour operators in Halifax, Nova Scotia, was established in 2009. We provide services as airfare booking, hotel booking and small group journeys. We also provide tailor-made itineraries to match the customers’ interests, tastes and needs, and create with an absolute commitment to quality. Now, we are hiring a tour guide to join our team.

Job Description:

  • Keep in touch with the partnered tour agency to collect the information regarding tour group, like group type, number of tourists, age information or other special needs
  • Check to confirm the reservation of accommodation, transportation and tourist attractions before the trip
  • Pick up travelers at the airport, hotel or other designated area and transport them to destination
  • Greet travelers and communicate them in a cheerful and engaging manner during the trip
  • Explain emergency procedures to tour groups and individuals and ensure that they comply with local laws, tourism regulations and safety practices
  • Conduct safe, orderly and pleasing sightseeing trips for individuals or tour groups to top-rated tourist attractions according to the prepared itineraries
  • Provide extensive and specialist knowledge on history, arts, designs and architectures of tourist sites, respond to any questions travelers have
  • Distribute promotional material about trips to travelers and accurately collect tips and admission charges
  • Assemble feedback and advises from travelers after the trip

Qualification and Skills:

  • Minimum Post-Secondary diploma is required
  • At least 5 years’ experience as a tour guide is needed
  • Must fluent in English. Bilingual in Mandarin or Cantonese is an asset.
  • Exceptional verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiastic, engaging, and informative way of speaking

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary: $ 35,000/year

Job Type: Full-time


If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to:


Posted 2019-07-10

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