How Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks stay on track

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Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks hourly rate: $18,96

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What is the job of the Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Make and confirm reservations for transportation or lodging, or sell transportation tickets. May check baggage and direct passengers to designated concourse, pier, or track; deliver tickets and contact individuals and groups to inform them of package tours; or provide tourists with travel or transportation information.

Key tasks of the Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

  • Examine passenger documentation to determine destinations and to assign boarding passes.

  • Trace lost, delayed, or misdirected baggage for customers.
  • Check baggage and cargo and direct passengers to designated locations for loading.
  • Provide boarding or disembarking assistance to passengers needing special assistance.
  • Confer with customers to determine their service requirements and travel preferences.
  • Announce arrival and departure information, using public address systems.
  • Determine whether space is available on travel dates requested by customers, assigning requested spaces when available.
  • Assemble and issue required documentation, such as tickets, travel insurance policies, or itineraries.
  • Maintain computerized inventories of available passenger space and provide information on space reserved or available.
  • Inform clients of essential travel information, such as travel times, transportation connections, or medical and visa requirements.
  • Answer inquiries regarding information, such as schedules, accommodations, procedures, or policies.
  • Plan routes, itineraries, and accommodation details, and compute fares and fees, using schedules, rate books, and computers.
  • Make and confirm reservations for transportation and accommodations, using telephones, faxes, mail, and computers.
  • Keep information facilities clean during operation.

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What other tasks a Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks may have

  • Provide clients with assistance in preparing required travel documents and forms.

  • Prepare customer invoices and accept payment.
  • Open or close information facilities.
  • Provide customers with travel suggestions and information sources, such as guides, directories, brochures, or maps.
  • Contact customers or travel agents to advise them of travel conveyance changes or to confirm reservations.
  • Promote particular destinations, tour packages, and other travel services.
  • Contact motel, hotel, resort, and travel operators to obtain current advertising literature.

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Top reasons to use time tracking for Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Organize your paperwork and comply with legal requirements

Use Monitask for complete control over your employees' working hours and get information about the hours worked in the form of convenient reports.
Demonstrating the total number of hours spent each year helps support your business and increases transparency with your customers.

Receive more grants and investments

Proper time calculations will ensure that you have supporting documents and data to show when you apply for investments or search for new strategic partners.

Save on payroll and identify bottlenecks

Review daily timesheets and productivity scores to identify bottlenecks and ways to improve your operations quickly.
Implementing the correct time-tracking solution always results in reduced payroll costs for part-time and full-time employees, and companies can get more things done for each dollar they invest in their recruitment efforts.

Improve staffing and scheduling

Scheduling takes the guesswork out of the project's management.
By reviewing scheduling reports, managers can quickly identify efforts and estimated the workforce needed to complete the projects on time.

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