Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

 

Do you love the Adirondacks? We are seeking people who share our passion.

ROOST employs approximately 25 people with offices in Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake, and Crown Point. For inquiries, please contact jobs@roostadk.com.


Current Openings

 

The following positions are currently available.

 

Data Analyst

 

ROOST is the destination marketing organization for Essex County, Hamilton County, Saranac Lake, and Tupper Lake in New York State, leading economic growth and destination management through tourism.

 

Data collection, analysis and reporting are an integral part of our organization strategy. The Data Analyst position is responsible for helping to monitor, manage, and report on websites, social media, lodging, tax revenue, and other sources of data.

 

Job Duties Include

  • Interpret data and analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.
  • Develop and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality.
  • Acquire data from primary and secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems.
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.
  • Based on Analytics, make suggestions for site content updates to pertinent employees.
  • Execute surveys and survey analysis for ROOST and regional partners
  • Oversee annual conversion study
  • Maintain personal social media profiles and support ROOST efforts consistent with marketing strategies
  • Work with team members to achieve set goals

As an employee of this Marketing Organization please maintain an awareness that employees are a representative of ROOST in all public formats: i.e.: in person, emails, and on social platforms.

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Participation in company health (medical, dental) insurance plans after 90 days full-time employment
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Employer 401(k) contributions

 

To apply, please send resume to jobs@roostadk.com.

 


Web Developer

 

ROOST is the destination marketing organization for Essex, Hamilton, Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake, leading economic growth through tourism.

 

Web Developer responsibilities include building regional websites and supporting web based software systems from concept to completion. These systems include Drupal 7/9 websites and custom MySQL / PHP solutions.

 

Job Duties Include

  • Write well designed, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
  • Create and maintain software documentation
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling sites and software systems
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
  • Cooperate with design team to match visual design intent and functionality

 

Professional Competencies

  • Proven working experience in web-based programming
  • In-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS
  • OO Based PHP
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment
  • Familiarity with Ngnix web server
  • Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Drupal 7/9
  • WordPress
  • Networking and general IT support experience.
  • Familiarity with Adobe product suite

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Participation in company health (medical, dental) insurance plans after 90 days full-time employment
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Employer 401(k) contributions

 

 

To apply, please send resume to jobs@roostadk.com.

 

 


 

 

Thank you for your interest in working at the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST). We are an equal opportunity employer.