Type: Part-time, contract position
A Detroit Experience Factory Tour Guide is an individual with a strong passion for Detroit who works directly with the public to improve their knowledge and perception of the city. This position will be responsible for:
Leading tours of all kinds, including:
Strolling Suppers, and more!
Ability to retain historical facts, deliver relevant information personably, and answer questions from tour participants in a helpful manner
Basic use of scheduling app to request and accept tour shifts, view notifications and receive updates
High level of Detroit knowledge
Demonstrated ability to manage time effectively
Strong customer service and presentation skills
Strong communication and networking skills
Great public speaking skills
Punctual and reliable
Public speaking experience
Interested candidates who meet the required qualifications should submit a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject: DXF Tour Guide Application.
Please include an answer to the following question: Describe your perfect day in Detroit.
No phone calls please.
The Detroit Experience Factory (DXF) is a nonprofit that uses contextual storytelling and interactive experiences to educate locals and visitors about Detroit’s history, neighborhoods and innovations in order to promote inclusive prosperity in Detroit.
The Detroit Experience Factory is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from Detroit residents, people of color, persons with disabilities, women and LGBTQ applicants.