Kingston Trolley & Walking Tours: Tour Guide

Job Description:

As a Kingston Tour Guide you will be responsible for delivering high-quality commentary for walking tours of Kingston, Historic Trolley Tours, a Ghost and Mystery tour, as well as cruises in Kingston Harbour and the 1000 Islands. You will deliver step-on guiding services for motor coach companies, providing both commentary to guests and direction to drivers. You will assist guests in learning about and planning their activities in Kingston and other duties to encourage guests to lengthen their stay in Kingston.

Job Requirements:

The best applicants will have an appreciation and general knowledge of the extensive history of Kingston and the 1000 Islands. Applicants must have a working knowledge and enjoyment of Kingston’s sites, attractions and museums; a curious mind and a knack for storytelling; a desire to learn and expand on your knowledge; and an outgoing and friendly demeanour with strong communications skills and a passion for interacting with guests.

Please indicate in your application comments which position you prefer:

Tour Guide - Walking Tours

Tour Guide - Historic Trolley Tour

Tour Guide - Ghost and Mystery Tour (requires a flair for the dramatic)

Tour Guide - Discovery Harbour Cruise (requires working on a vessel)