Tourism careers

Leading employers

  • Crown Limited
  • Events Queensland
  • Flight Centre Limited
  • HOSTPLUS
  • Harvey World Travel
  • Jupiters Hotel and Casino
  • Qantas Holidays
  • Queensland Tourism Industry Council
  • STA Travel
  • Tourism Australia
  • Tourism Industry Council NSW

Professional associations and industry bodies

Skills and personality

  • Analytical and evaluation skills to assess programs and services and customer satisfaction to make improvements
  • Coordination and problem solving abilities working with other staff and professionals and setting up times and resources for events and activities
  • Creativity and ingenuity developing advertising strategies for programs, accommodation and services
  • Enjoy working directly with people and helping them to have an enjoyable time
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to meeting sales goals and reaching out to potential customers
  • Excellent communication skills making guests feel welcome and comfortable
  • Exceptional customer service skills assisting guests and clients and ensuring satisfaction
  • Highly organised and able to multi-task performing different tasks at the same time
  • Leadership abilities managing staff and programs
  • Planning skills, organising activities and services for clients