Travel Agent- Wexford PA- Full Time

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Wexford, Pennsylvania
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Aug 26, 2016
Oct 25, 2016
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AAA is a strong and vibrant member service organization, providing automotive, travel, insurance, and financial products and services to millions of members for over 100 years. AAA's reputation and stability, along with new and exciting innovations, are a result of the career-minded, service-driven professionals on our team. AAA East Central is an affiliate of the national AAA network with offices across the U.S. We are united by a common mission and common values of excellent member service!

AAA East Central is looking for an energetic, driven, and sales-focused individual to join our team and provide Legendary Service as a Full-Time Travel Agent at our Wexford branch office. Business hours at this location are Monday-Friday, 9a.m.-7p.m. and Saturdays, 9a.m.-3p.m. Compensation is $11.38-$12.50 per hour, based upon experience, plus opportunities to earn incentives and commissions.

  • Promotes, sells, arranges and secures reservations for a variety of services including travel by air, bus, rail and boat, car rentals, hotel and travel insurance
  • Plans domestic and foreign itineraries for clients' travel
  • Advises clients on a variety of package tours including cruises and makes necessary arrangements
  • Sells domestic and foreign travelers checks
  • Takes passport photos and issues International Driving Permits
  • Collects and disburses payments for travel arrangements as required
  • Balances and prepares daily deposits as necessary
  • Processes requests for travel literature and brochures
  • May be asked to operate automated ticket systems and/or serve as information coordinator for these systems
  • Pursues opportunities to generate additional sales, including membership sales



  • Minimum 1+ year Travel Agent work experience OR travel school training OR previous travel industry experience, such as airline customer service, OR extensive personal travel experiences--please describe in cover letter or resume
  • Strong PC & Internet skills; Experience with an automated reservation system such as Apollo preferred
  • Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
  • Sales-oriented, self-starter
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively with clients
  • The selected candidate will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability coverage
  • Flexible spending account
  • Paid holidays, sick days, vacations
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Free AAA Plus membership
  • Employee assistance program

AAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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