$15.00 Ride Operator 16+ at Dorney Park

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania

Job Description:


Working with us is an opportunity that can pay off for years to come – with skills, knowledge, experiences and friends that can last a lifetime!









A job with us can lead to a successful future. That’s because you will:

  • Develop resume-building skills to help achieve your career goals

  • Work in a welcoming and diverse environment

  • Gain knowledge through training programs and work experience

This position operates various rides within the Rides department. Emphasis is placed on proper operation of ride, creating a safe and efficient work environment, and working with Guests throughout the season. Position ensures Cedar Fair's cornerstones are being upheld on a daily basis.

How You'll Make A Difference:

You’ll Make a Difference:

  • Interact with our guests and make their day amazing through meaningful connections

  • Share your passion for creating a warm and welcoming environment with your team

  • Deliver fast and accurate service

  • Contribute to our exceptional track record for safety

Minimum Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Test equipment daily before opening the ride to guests.

  • Ensure safe operation of ride maintaining focus on ride area, guests, and associates at all times.

  • Assist with the loading and unloading of ride including helping guests with disabilities.

  • Verify that safety restraints and belts are correctly secured before the ride is set into motion.

  • Take appropriate action to answer or resolve Guest questions and concerns and assist other associates when needed.

  • Properly enforce ride admission requirements.

  • Routinely use various paperwork and ensure proper completion.

  • Give directions and deliver ride spiel using a microphone when necessary.

  • Follow break guidelines set forth by the company.

  • Follow attraction downtime procedures notifying appropriate personnel and assist with all ride evacuations when necessary.

  • Follow all operational procedures and read all training manuals asking questions of supervision if needed.

  • Properly use chemicals, tools, and all cleaning machinery.

  • 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.

We're Looking For:

We’re looking for:

  • A genuine interest in making people feel welcome using your smile and positive nature

  • Keen to be a part of something you believe in, providing fun while having fun at work

  • Openness to learn, grow and develop skills

  • Commitment to your team by being on time and working scheduled shifts

  • Desire to be outdoors for extended periods in all weather conditions

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English at a level sufficient to follow written policies and procedures; complete a variety of basic forms; and interact with guests including understanding and responding to specific questions.

  • Ability to obtain an International Ride Operator Certification. Classes will be provided by the employer.

  • 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.

Ready to start your future now? Apply Today!