Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Travel counsellors advise clients on travel options and tour packages, make bookings and reservations, prepare tickets and receive payment. They are employed in travel agencies, transportation and tourism firms and hotel chains.
- Provide travel information to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and travel costs, and recommend suitable products
- Plan and organize vacation travel for individuals or groups
- Make transportation and accommodation reservations using computerized reservation and ticketing system
- Sell single fare tickets and package tours to clients
- Promote particular destinations, tour packages and other travel services
- Investigate new travel destinations, hotels and other facilities and attractions
- Provide travel tips regarding tourist attractions, foreign currency, customs, languages and travel safety.
Outlook & Prospects for Travel Counsellors in Bas-Saint-Laurent Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Bas-Saint-Laurent Region||<Not assigned>||2010-03-12|
Compared to other occupations, this is a relatively small occupational group in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region with few and infrequent job opportunities.
Local Labour Market News
Week of Mar 04 – Mar 08, 2013
- Construction of a biomethanation plant in Rivière-du-Loup will begin in the Spring with an investment estimated at close to $25M (available in French only)
Week of Oct 22 – Oct 26, 2012
- Following a fire, the RMC des Basques recycling plant will be rebuilt in the spring, which will allow the return of fifteen workers (available in French only)
Week of Sep 10 – Sep 14, 2012
- The recycling centre in the regional county municipality of Basques has laid off 15 of its 22 employees for a three to four month period (available in French only)
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