TourismWorks FAQ

What is

TourismWorks is an online job board for the hospitality and tourism industry. The program, developed by the Alberta Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), helps employers and job seekers find the right match for their employment needs. The best part? It’s free.

What does Employer of Choice mean?

Employer of Choice is a designation that distinguishes a property from other employers in Alberta’s tourism and hospitality industry. An Employer of Choice property has demonstrated solid and effective HR practices, showing their commitment to a safe and fair workplace.

What services does TourismWorks provide?

TourismWorks provides a variety of services, including: - Job-matching - Employer profiles - Candidate profiles - Work experience placement - Underrepresented group connections - Large database of employers and potential employees

How do I register as an Employer?

1. Click ‘Sign Up Free’ at the top right-hand corner of the TourismWorks homepage. 2. Click the ‘Create Employer Account’ button and fill out the sign-up sheet.

What positions can employers post?

Any position can be posted, from front-line to supervisory to management.

Can more than one person at a company post a job?

Yes. Several people from your company can have the authority to post jobs or access the account.

How do I register as a Job Seeker?

To register as a job seeker, click ‘Sign Up Free’ at the top right hand corner of the TourismWorks home page. Click the ‘Sign Up’ button and fill out the sign-up sheet for applicants.

I have registered, but can't sign in?

1. Click ‘Sign Up Free’ at the top right hand corner of the TourismWorks homepage. 2. Click the ‘Sign Up’ button.

I did not receive my confirmation email?

Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email to the email address you provided. To activate your account, click the link in the email. This will take you back to the TourismWorks page to complete your account setup.

What do I do if my password is not working?

Try clicking the ‘Forgot Password’ link on the login page. Then input your email address associated with your account and further instructions will be sent.

I didn't receive a confirmation email?

The confirmation email may take a few minutes to reach your inbox. Please check your spam or junk email messages, as there is a possibility the confirmation was sent there. If you still haven’t received it, you can choose to send another verification email to your address.