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Amusement Park Attendant (Seasonal)

*NOC: 6722* – 25 Vacancies

Company: Wonder Shows Ltd.

Business information: Wonder Shows is a travelling carnival that provides the power, the lights, and the sounds of a great outdoor family experience. We have amusement rides, games and concessions for all ages. Now in our 56th year, Wonder Shows has continuously maintained a clean, family-owned and operated midway, travelling to major festivals throughout Manitoba. Safety at Wonder Shows plays a vital role when it comes to keeping customers and employees safe while enjoying the thrills of the midway.

Business Address: 25091 Hazelridge Road, Oakbank, MB, R5N 0E9
Work Location: We travel to various locations within the province of Manitoba.
Type of Employment: Full Time – Seasonal / 5-month contract
Estimated Start Date: Mid-April, 2022

Job Description:

  • Assist in the set-up and tear down of rides, game tents, concession stands.
  • Operate rides and amusements
  • Operate game booth 
  • Perform routine maintenance and safety inspections of attraction equipment
  • Assist patrons on and off rides
  • Secure and release safety belts and bars
  • Clean and maintain recreational facilities and grounds
  • Collect tickets and admit patrons to travelling carnival and rides
  • Oversee game activities and ensure safety or participants
  • Participate in the upkeep of the overall appearance of the shows, rides, concessions, and games
  • Schedule the use of recreational activities
  • May drive trucks, vans, and other vehicles to transport amusement rides, games, and other attractions to amusement attraction sites.

Requirements:

  • Education: Not required
  • Experience: Experience is an asset.
  • On-the-job training is provided.
  • Any type of valid driver license is an asset. Class 1 with airbrake driver license is a very strong asset.
    **All our employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination will be required. Please note that this is our company policy to keep staff and our patrons protected as best we can**
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Bending, crouching, and kneeling, Physically demanding, Handling heavy loads, Standing for extended periods.
  • Personal Suitability: Excellent Oral Communication, Team player, Flexibility, Judgement, Reliability, Client focus, Effective interpersonal skills
  • Work Site Environment: Fast-paced environment, Various locations, Outdoors, Noisy
  • Work Setting: Amusement park
  • -Language: English is required.
  • Salary: $14.00 to $15.00 hourly, 40 Hours per week.

Benefits:

  • First shirt and first hat provided
  • Bunk houses are provided at no cost unless they are damaged
  • Transportation from location to location is provided.
  • Travel expenses costs are covered if workers need to relocate for the season.

Important Information:

  • Workers are required to travel to different cities and towns within Manitoba. Workers needed for next season starting in Mid-April, 2022.
  • Flexibility in schedule is required. The work schedule will vary. We work on weekends and possible overtime (extended hours) may be required. Work from 8 to 12 hours per day. Work on Monday, Wednesday, Friday (day and evening), Saturday (day and evening), and Sunday. 2 Days- off per week. (Tuesday and Thursday)

Apply by e-mail to: [email protected] cc: [email protected]

Apply by mail to: 25091 Hazelridge Road, Oakbank, MB, R5N 0E9

**Please apply with the subject: Job Application – Amusement Park Attendant

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