Position Offered : Tour GuideJob Start Dates : 6/12/2017 - 6/19/2017Job End Dates : 9/20/2017 - 10/1/2017Minimum Work Period : 13 weeksEnglish Language Level : (6) AdvancedQualification : Excellent English ability - mandatory. Must be comfortable speaking in front of groups. Must be friendly and professional. Expected to wear professional attire - no jeans. Skirts, slacks, jackets, blouse, etc.Position Description: Work as a tour guide for the preservation society. Tour guides will learn exentsively about the history of the Newport mansions. They will bring groups of tourists to the different mansions to explain the history and answer any questions the visitors have. Tour guides are expected to be professional and extremely friendly and know how to work well with many different types of people. Many school teachers and retired people work in this position. Tourists come from all over the world and the country.
Position Offered : Special Events AttendantJob Start Dates : 6/12/2017 - 6/19/2017Job End Dates : 9/30/2017 - 10/1/2017Minimum Work Period : 14 weeksEnglish Language Level : (6) AdvancedQualification : Must have a strong command of english. Lift move up to 100 lbs.Position Description: The Special Events Attendant has several roles, the most important being the successful operation of events on the properties of the Preservation Society of Newport County. This includes such duties as furniture removal and event setup, as well as assisting guests and other event personnel (caterers, etc.) in any tasks that might contribute to the overall efficiency and success of the particular event, within the discretion of the Special Events Supervisors and the Director of Special Events.
In addition to preparing the properties for events and providing assistance and security to the clients, the Special Events Staff maintains its own equipment, including round and banquet tables, several styles of chairs and coat racks, among other items. Special Event Staff personnel are responsible for the periodic repair of this equipment as necessary, as well as the cleaning and minor maintenance of Special Events facilities.
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