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Now hiring Downtown Ambassadors.

Do you love Durango? The Durango Business Improvement District is looking for friendly, outgoing, and knowledgeable people who love our community to be Downtown Ambassadors. We are looking for candidates that have great interpersonal skills, are familiar with our community, have strong communication skills, and are self-motivated. This is a seasonal, part-time position, June through September.      

Roles and responsibilities

To provide assistance to visitors and locals in Downtown Durango. This can include assisting with directions, referrals, help with parking or parking meter questions.  Ambassadors will represent and promote our Downtown and the merchants in the district. 

The goal of the program is to provide excellent service to visitors who come to Downtown Durango. Our mission is to make each visitor feel welcomed, provide accurate information, and enhance their visit in such a way that they will want to come back to Durango again.

Essential position functions:

Job Type:

Part-time seasonal position, June- September.

Required to work a minimum of 2 shifts a week and a minimum of 3 out of the 4 months during summer season (June- September).

Preference for hiring will be those who are able to work all season and have a flexible schedule. Schedule is based on employee’s availability. Additional shifts will be available to those who can commit to more time. Number of hours are based on availability.

Additional off-season work is available in the fall. This is available to any ambassador that works over the summer season. Events include: Downtown Balloon Glow (Mid- October) Children’s Halloween (October 31) and Singing with Santa (Friday November 26) Holiday Shifts (Thanksgiving and before Christmas)  

Training and orientation will begin in May. 

Job Location: Downtown Durango

Salary: $15 per hour for regular shifts and $17 for holiday shifts

Dress: Uniform shirt and hat provided

Requirement: Must have a smart phone and be able to use an ipad.

How to Apply: 

Please review detailed job description Here and download and application here.

To apply send:

Send the above items to tanyac@downtowndurango.org

Application deadline is May 3 at 5pm

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