Entertainment Associates at Carowinds

Posted in Retail 3 days ago.

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Location: Charlotte, North Carolina

Job Description:
Overview From live bands to night time spectaculars, Carowinds is the premier entertainment destination in the Southeast. During the summer, we entertain guests with live bands, hugs from their favorite characters, and amazing acrobatics. In the fall, we put the "wee" in Halloween during the Great Pumpkin Fest for younger guests and scare the yell out of Guests during our nighttime event, SCarowinds. And since 2017, families from across the Carolinas have made new memories during Winterfest with 10 shows, over 20 unique street performers, and of course, the man in red himself.

  • Guest service experience is a plus.
  • Ability to work well without constant supervision.
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holiday periods to meet business needs.
  • Ability to pass a mandatory (or random) drug test, per Company policy, unless prohibited by state or provincial law.
  • Ability to pass a background check, if 18 years of age or older, which may include, but is not limited to, credit, criminal, DMV, previous employment, education and personal references, per Company policy, unless prohibited by federal, state, or provincial law.
Our associates are crucial to providing guests with a variety of engaging activities that reflect and uphold our five core values of Courtesy, Service, Cleanliness, Safety, and Integrity and promote inclusion among all associates.



Activators get the party started! We're looking for individuals who are willing to initiate contact with Guests and create excitement during our shows and events. These are friendly and enthusiastic team players who demonstrate basic acting ability and stage presence and can start line dances, games, or other activities during events of all styles and seasons.

Ushers provide world class guest service by keeping guests and performers safe during shows and by keeping our theater venues clean.

Cohorts introduce and guide costumed characters in shows and throughout the park. Cohorts maintain all show and appearance aspects of costumed characters.

  • Provides guest service according to Cedar Fair standards when serving the guest or working with subordinates, including initiating guest interactions, answering questions and giving directions.
  • Maintains cleanliness and safety in assigned work area and performs all duties in compliance with Cedar Fair Safety guidelines and requirements and reports all unsafe or unusual conditions to supervision.
  • Meets scheduling availability requirements, including nights, weekends, and holiday periods to meet business needs.
  • Meets Cedar Fair's attendance requirements as outlined in Cedar Fair's attendance policies.
  • Adheres to Cedar Fair's Rules of Conduct including specific costuming and grooming standards as outlined in Employee Guidelines and other park/division specific policies and procedures.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
All entertainment associates must audition. Click here for more information. You can also email auditions@carowinds.com .

APPLY NOW if you are ready to take center stage.