Tourism Development Trainees

at Tri-State Staffing, Inc. in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

Tourism Development Trainees Wanted


The State of Maine is looking for motivated, self starters who are in their junior/senior year of college, graduate students or recent graduates wanting to obtain experience within the Maine Office of Tourism. This is a temporary position expected to go until 12/31/2021 and pays $15.00/hr. There are 12 position available to cover 8 tourism regions of Maine. Work will be performed remotely/Online and limited travel within the assigned region.


Qualifications and experience:

  • Knowledge of basic principles and practices of Destination Development work
  • Experience with MS Office - Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work independently and in a group environment with excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and team working skills
  • Ability to prioritize for maximum efficiency working independently and in the workplace
  • Ability to prepare and articulate researched findings in presentations to community leaders, tourism professionals, and the public


Key tasks and responsibilities include:

Gathering existing tourism related materials including regional, municipal planning and strategies, marketing materials, websites, social media, comprehensive plans, etc. to create a master list of tourism products offered in the State of Maine.

  • Completing and expanding existing inventories of Maine tourism products and experiences
  • Filling in missing components by working with local leaders and groups
  • Assessing and evaluating the inventory for resulting tiers of readiness
  • Preparing a final report on tiers of market readiness
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Job Posting: 641060

Posted On: Nov 17, 2021

Updated On: Dec 17, 2021