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Tour Guide

Tour Guide

Job ID 
2016-1041
# of Openings 
12
Job Location Name 
Grand Ole Opry
Job Location(s) 
US-TN-Nashville
Posted Date 
5/9/2018
Category 
Tours
Type 
Part-Time

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Overview

This position will be responsible for effectively communicating scripted information including the history of the Grand Ole Opry House and the Grand Ole Opry during an entertaining walking tour of the Grand Ole Opry House facility and associated television production studios. During a walking tour of the facility, the guide engages tour groups with interesting and approved facts and stories of Grand Ole Opry, its members and their interactions within the Grand Ole Opry House as provided by an approved script.

 

Responsibilities

  • Presents a high-energy, entertaining scripted tour of the Grand Ole Opry House while escorting groups through the facility. Actively engages the guests throughout the tour while communicating approved information regarding the facility and the Grand Ole Opry.
  • Manage and maintain listening devices used on tours including responsibility for charging and sanitizing of the units as well as reporting issues with units.
  • Assumes responsibility for the safety of the group and facility.
  • Collects tickets from individual or groups.
  • Ensures that tour guests are presented a photo opportunity.
  • Distributes brochures on establishment or other entities of Ryman Hospitality Properties.
  • Responds to questions from guests about the Grand Ole Opry House, Grand Ole Opry Show or Gaylord Entertainment business.
  • Provide information on other attractions within the Ryman Hospitality Properties family.
  • Will also serve as a Facility Hostess as dictated by the business assisting with facility or concessions duties or supervision.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

 

Qualifications

 

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

Experience:

  • Public Speaking skills Good oral and listening communication skills.