Employment Frequently Asked Questions
What are the long-term career opportunities?
We encourage personal development in our existing staff and believe in internal promotions.
What are the working hours?
Most people work 9 AM to 5 PM, or 10 AM to 6 PM, Monday to Friday, with some departments working 1pm-9pm shifts to cover time zone differences. Occasionally, you are required to work at after-hours travel presentations and consumer shows.
Does Goway require previous personal travel experience, travel industry experience or travel industry qualifications?
We do not necessarily require previous travel industry experience or qualifications as we will provide you with full training. We want to know about your personal travel experiences, your passion for travel, and your proven sales capabilities. However, in certain roles, it will be advantageous to have industry related courses or experience.
What is involved in the initial training process?
Once you have been successfully hired, you will be immediately enrolled in our training program. Expect to learn a lot as your development is crucial to our mutual success. After extensive product and systems training, you will be ready to start making sales.
What are "Fam" trips? Do I get to travel while working here?
"Fam" Trips (Familiarization trips) are to personally experience Goway's products to help increase product and sales knowledge. Fam trips are also an opportunity to see some amazing destinations first hand!
Are there opportunities to work overseas or transfer to other offices?
We have offices in Toronto, Vancouver, Los Angeles, and Sydney. We provide opportunities to travel (familiarization trips) transfer or work at home from a global location. We are flexible when an employee requests a travel-related leave of absence. We value the experiences that fuel your passion for travel and so will your clients.
Can I apply online?
Yes! Please see our Employment Opportunities section for details.
Do you offer work experience or internship placements?
Goway offers work experience or internship placements only through colleges and universities.
How long do staff remain at your company?
We have many employees who have been with us over 20 years! We hope to have you for a long time. Your career will not stagnate in our environment. We have a ‘Boomerang’ Club of former employees who have returned back to Goway. Current membership is 27.
I am here on a Working Holiday visa, will you sponsor me?
Yes, we have sponsored qualified employees in the past. We also sponsor visa extensions for valued employees.
What sort of salary package can I expect?
You can expect a comprehensive compensation package including base salary and bonuses with limitless earning potential.
Does Goway Travel have a Benefits Program?
Yes, following the successful completion of 3 months' employment, we offer offer a benefits package.
Does Goway Travel have any additional benefits for employees?
Yes! We offer personal days, volunteers days, FAM trips, and more.
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