- Hershey Entertainment & Resorts
- $49,740.00 -97,870.00/year*
Education - Excluding Post Secondary
500 Homestead Ln
Job Description:Now Get ReadyHere we go! Our Attraction Operations Interns help make our rides and coasters launch into action while gaining lifetime friendships and leadership skills.As an intern at Hersheypark, you will utilize and learn proper customer service communication skills to provide our guests with sweet, memorable experiences by operating rides and attractions.You will gain skills is the areas of customer service, time management, and teamwork. This internship gives you access to leadership development training where you will continue learning, growing, and having fun! Attraction Operations Interns are responsible for the safe and hospitable operation of all attractions at Hersheypark. This position is also responsible for learning, retaining, and enforcing all departmental safety requirements, while creating a friendly and hospitable environment for guests.Our interns receive the best perks ever to include, free admission to Hersheypark, opportunities for tickets for Family and Friends, leadership development training, flexible scheduling and more!Please note: Housing is not offered for this Internship.Job Functions:Attraction Operation Interns may be required to do one or all of the following tasks depending on ride assignments:Safely operate rides or attractions and always remaining vigilantProvide excellent customer service to the guests of the HERSHEYPARK through greeting guests and answering questions related to the attractionDirect guests to and from ride or attraction area, assist in loading and unloading, which can include lifting children into rides as neededPhysically check safety restraints to ensure they are in the correct and locked positionComprehend written and verbal instructions, retain information, and consistently enforce all ride safety, park, and departmental policies. Including, but not limited to: enforcing the attraction height requirements and following all safety proceduresKeep a safe and clean work areaProvide safety speeches to guests by using a microphoneAttend and participate in Leadership Development Trainings as directedOther job duties as assignedBasic Qualifications:Must be 16 years of age or older on the date of applying or turning 16 by August 8, 2019Must be a current enrolled student in an accredited high school, cyber school, boarding school, college or universityAdditional Qualifications:Must be friendly, upbeat, and work well with other employees and be able to interact with our guests in a fast paced environmentMust have reliable transportation to and from work for your scheduled shiftsComplete basic math without using a calculatorMust be able to speak, write, and understand EnglishMust have the ability to safeguard confidential informationMust display a positive attitude, eagerness to learn, and professional image in compliance with the Hershey Entertainment & Resorts guidelinesWorking Conditions:Must be able to work at least two (2) weekends per month from June through AugustMust be able to work at least three (3) days per week and at least 24 hours per week from June through August (Shifts are available starting in April and continue through December)Typical shifts will be from 8:30am to 4:30pm, 12:00pm to 8:00pm, and 3:45pm to one hour after park close (typically up to 11:00pm)Employees are subject to a variety of weather conditions, including but not limited to: extreme heat, sun exposure, cold, and inclement weather. Work is almost exclusively outdoorsPhysical requirements would include ability to stand (for up to five hours at a time), walk, bend at the waist and knees, have repeated manual dexterity, have the ability to push, pull and reach above shoulder level and must also be able to hold and use a height measuring stick to assess guests height for each attractionRequires lifting up to 35 pounds without assistance on a regular basisHershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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