JOB OPENING, DOWNTOWN GUIDES

Downtown OKC, Inc is hiring for its Downtown Guides program. Through a position that is fun as it is fulfilling, DOKC’s Downtown Guides serve as hospitality ambassadors, assisting to connect residents, employees and visitors with Oklahoma City’s great downtown community. The Downtown Guides’ primary duty is to actively seek out pedestrians on weekends and at various downtown events via DOKC branded Segways, complete with tablets, to create an interactive experience for those in and around downtown Oklahoma City.

Downtown Guides work between 1-3 days per week (8-24 hours), including weekends, as scheduling permits. Training on downtown attractions and developments, as well as Segway riding and safety, is provided through DOKC staff and through the OKC Convention and Visitors Bureau’s Certified Tourism Ambassadors program. During shifts, Guides engage visitors and record feedback via tablets to continually improve the public experience in downtown Oklahoma City.

If you are friendly, personable, and passionate about our flourishing downtown, please consider applying for a position as a Downtown Guide with Downtown OKC, Inc. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to Mallory O’Neill (mallory@downtownokc.com) with the subject line “Downtown Guides”.

Compensation: $12/hr – uniforms included

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
-At least 18 years of age.
-Ability to lift 50 pounds.
-Ability to walk continuously during a normal shift, given adequate break periods.
-Ability to work outdoors in an urban environment with provided inclement weather gear.
-A valid driver’s license or state issued identification.
-Flexibility based on a predetermined schedule, including weekends.

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INTERNSHIPS

Interning with Downtown OKC, Inc. gives students real responsibilities and projects. Interning is one of the fastest ways to get a job after graduation. It allows students to gain hands-on experience, build their resume, and create good, working relationships.

If you are interested in interning with Downtown OKC, Inc., please email your resume to Staci Sanger