As the economy grows, and tourism flourishes, more and more service based jobs open up for the youth. This also results in the immense growth of the hotel industry and that is what’s happening in India too. Also, careers are fast moving beyond the traditional domain. So, more and more youngsters are opting for vocational courses, which promise a bright future and job satisfaction. The sector mainly focuses on the services rendered to its customers, thus making the candidates to go through a rigorous training programme which includes internships with various departments within the sector.
There are a host of opportunities in both travel and hospitality sectors. Jobs are available on the basis of the interest and the qualification of the job seeker. One can look for openings in both private and public sectors. Lucrative pay-packages and meeting new people everyday, grooms a person well. Apart from being satisfying, the jobs are well paid too. The level of the job depends on the qualification of the person.
Starting from the top level management to the service staff, the hospitality sector has a lot to offer. One can be a management trainee, customer relations executive, marketing/sales executive, kitchen manager, house keeping manager and catering officer or chefs, in hotels, flight kitchens, cruises, fast food chains and other allied industries.
Those looking for jobs in the travel sector can find work in various travel agencies and travel departments of big companies and also in the public sector. With the opening of many new private institutes, teaching has also become a popular job for specialists in this sector.