The 17th Avenue Retail & Entertainment District BIA is looking for up to 4 17th Ave Red BIA Ambassadorsto support our businesses and the public during construction.
The chosen candidates would be required to assist visitors on the avenue during construction with navigation to their chosen 17th ave destination, regardless of the method used to access our BIA. Knowledge of 17th Ave SW and a good understanding of locations and landmarks on the avenue is a must. Ambassadors will have to give visitors guidance that is accurate and relevant to their mode of transportation including, walking, cycling, transit or direction to parking.
Each selected RED Ambassador will be expected to support the cheerfulness and vibrancy of 17th Ave SW through their conduct, method of communication, giveaways to the public visiting 17th Ave SW and during multiple events provided by the BIA.
Part of the Ambassador role will be to reach out and create relationships with BIA members to gather feedback, give assistance when required and support the connection of members with the BIA ED and or Board.
Ambassadors will also be responsible for observing and reporting any bylaw violations and must be familiar with or willing to learn common bylaws. Ambassadors will be required to contact appropriate outreach teams to support public needs at the most opportune times. Maintenance of BIA signage for parking and special events as required.
Ambassadors will be need to attend special events, perform social media tasks and support the event coordinator/organizer at said events, must be able to work well in teams and without constant supervision.
Chosen candidates are required to be available to work a flexible schedule that includes evenings and weekends.
Hours: Minimum of 30 hours and up to 40 hours per week
Level of Education: Post-Secondary or working towards post secondary degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing. Equivalent or similar experience and education will be considered.
17th Ave Retail & Entertainment District BIA is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applicants with the desired skill set regardless of age, sex, religion, disability, race, national or ethnic origin, colour, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
Job Types: Temporary, Contract
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $16.00 /hour