Tour Guide job description is as the person in charge in helping people, especially tourists, in visiting unfamiliar areas. The guide is also responsible for notifying tour schedules, documenting tours, providing valuable information to the visitors.

Tour Guide Resume Sample Example


2020 Forest Drive, Reston, VA, 20191, Phone: +1 (703) 865-0596




Woodstock, VA

07/2016 – present

  • Performs work in an accurate, efficient, careful, and organized manner
  • Maintains a safe work area such as cleaning the debris, storing tools, and perform safety check on zip lines
  • Follows and performs all departmental policies and procedures
  • Forward feedback from customers to relevant departments
  • Other duties, as assigned



Woodstock, VA

05/2008 – 05/2015

  • Document, make reports, and forward reports to the safety department regarding security issues including, incidents, near misses, and incident prevention opportunities
  • Maintain a safe work area by clearing debris, removing dust/snow, and returning tools to their original places, etc.
  • Abide by tour operating procedures, such as, but not limited to, opening/closing procedures, communicating with guests, and equipment inspections
  • Adjust work schedules and flows if needed
  • Performs physical work according to work necessity



Dayton, VA

03/2005 – 01/2008

  • Promote tour rides through store locations, local promotions, door-to-door promotions on suburban areas, and social media
  • Manage travel groups to be on schedule and manage ride pace with other ride leader to keep the group together while on the trip
  • Document each bike tour by taking pictures, recording videos, and writing travel notes
  • Write travel recaps, and if necessary, make documentary videos with interesting captions
  • Build relationships with customers, attempt to make new customers become repeat customers
  • Post detailed bike tour routes to Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
  • Update travel blog




Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Education



  • Bilingual English and French
  • Friendly, motivated, outgoing, and energetic
  • Good leadership skills and able to manage large small to large group of people
  • Effectively guide tourists from various backgrounds and handle complaints properly
  • Knowledge in local cycling routes and potentially attractive tourist areas
  • Deep understanding of the rules of the road as a cyclist and encourage other cyclists to obey the rules
  • Basic marketing expertise to help promote tourist attractions
  • Able to handle simple technical problems related to the work equipment

Tour Guide Resume Template 1

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