Seasonal Positions

Seasonal Positions

There are nearly 100 different types of seasonal positions available at Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun every summer. Whether this is your first job, or you have the experience necessary for some of the behind the scenes jobs, Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun is an employer of choice for more than 2,500 associates. Below are some of the seasonal positions available. To apply for one of these positions, please visit our online application:

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Seasonal Positions

Park Services Attendant
Park Services Team   Park Services Team

If you are self-motivated and hardworking, Park Services may be the department for you. Our Park Services associates are responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the entire park from restrooms to midways, from Worlds of Fun to Oceans of Fun. They are also used as a resource for our park guests and are able to find the answers to any questions our guests may have. We are looking for detail oriented and independent people for this department and can’t wait for you to join our team!

Ride Attendant

Rides Associates   Rides Associates

What is your favorite ride at Worlds of Fun? Mamba? Prowler? RipCord? Apply to for the Rides Department for the chance to ride your favorite ride all summer long!

This position offers a fast paced, high energy environment where you can make the friends of a lifetime. We are currently interviewing applicants 16 years of age and older and are looking for friendly and safety conscious individuals who like to have fun! Being a Ride Operator can help anyone grow their customer service skills and problem solving skills. Leadership opportunities and training is available.

Being a Ride Operator offers more than a summer job, it offers an experience of a lifetime!

About the Accommodations Division
Worlds of Fun Village features cozy cottages, charming log cabins, and deluxe RV sites designed for the big rigs.  There are various responsibilities for Accommodations Associates, including checking guests in and out, assisting guests in making purchases and cleaning rooms.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Housekeeping Attendant 18  
Front Desk Attendant 18  
Grounds Attendant 18  


About the Admissions & Guest Services Division
The Admissions Area includes toll booth, traffic, turnstiles, and tickets. The primary responsibility in the Admissions Area is to make sure the guests get to the park safely. Other responsibilities could include ringing the guest's sale on a cash register; accepting payment from the guests; making change; and providing guests with information and directions.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Admissions Associate 16  
Guest Services Associate 16  
Office Clerk 16  




About the Aquatics Division
The primary responsibility of Lifeguards is guarding swimmers and ensuring safe and efficient operation of the aquatic areas in the waterpark. They’ll work directly and communicate with waterpark guests in a variety of situations. Lifeguards will achieve full certification in accordance with the National Pool and Waterpark Lifeguard Training Program as developed by Jeff Ellis & Associates.

About the Lifeguard Certification
Lifeguard certification is provided at no cost and training is paid.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Lifeguard 16  
Aquatics Attendant 16  
Office Clerk 16  


About the Food & Beverage Division
There are various responsibilities of Food and Beverage Associates. From helping the guest decide what type of food they would like to ringing the sale on a cash register to maintaining a sanitary work environment–It’s a fast paced environment with the opportunity to work many positions.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Food Service Associate 16  
Catering Associate 16  
Bartender 21  
Barback 18  
Culinary Lead 18  
Culinary Supervisor 18  
Warehouse Attendant 18  
Warehouse Supervisor 18 Driver's License Required
Office Clerk 16  
Auditor 18  
Team Leader 16  
Supervisor 16  


About the Games Division
Games Attendants assist the guest in games of skill. This can include explaining the rules of the game, making change, awarding prizes and more. A Games Attendant is also responsible for housekeeping, stocking prizes, and safety in their assigned location.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Games Associate 14  
Team Leader 16  
Supervisor 16  


About the Human Resources Division
Human Resources Associates support our applicants and associates at all stages of the employment experience.  This can include recruiting applicants at schools and community events, conducting interviews, completing employment paperwork, entering data into computer systems, and facilitating training programs.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Supervisor 18  


About the Maintenance Division
Maintenance is responsible for maintaining the grounds, facilities, rides and attractions.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Landscaper 16  
Bulb Changer 16  
Oiler 18  
Pool Assistant 18  
HVAC 18  
Wash Down 16  
Sign Shop Assistant 18 Driver's License Required
Sign Shop Technician 18 Driver's License Required
Temporary Carpenter 18 Driver's License Required
Temporary Electrician 18 Driver's License Required
Temporary Mechanic 18 Driver's License Required
Turf Maintenance 18  


About the Merchandise Division
Merchandise Associates assist guests in making purchases. This includes helping the guests select and locate items, accept payment and wrapping/bagging purchases. Additional responsibilities include stocking and organizing product to be appealing to guests and maintaining a clean environment.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Merchandise Associate 16  
Team Lead 16  
Supervisor 16  
Warehouse Attendant 18  
Warehouse Supervisor 18  


About the Park Services Division
The Park Services Attendant's focus is guest service. This includes everything from providing guests with information and directions to keeping the midways clean of debris, to keeping rest room dispensers stocked with supplies on a regular basis.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Park Services Attendant 16  
Office Clerk 16  




About the Ride Operations Division
The primary responsibility as a Rides Associate is to assist each guest in safely riding each ride. This includes greeting the guest at the entry of a ride, explaining the limitations and restrictions to the guest and securing safety restraints. A Rides Associate is also responsible for cleaning their assigned ride.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Ride Attendant 16  
Train Engineer 18  
Office Clerk 16  


About the Safety & Security Division
Safety & Security Associates ensure our guests are able to safely enjoy their day at our parks.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Security Access Associate 18  
Medical Responder Level 2 (Paramedic) 18 Driver's License Required
Safety Auditor 18  
Communications Associate 18  


About the Transportation Division
Bus drivers pick-up and drop-off international students from the airport, shuttle students between work and housing and provide transportation to off-site activities.  Applicants should select Human Resources - Bus Driver when applying.

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Bus Driver 18  CDL with passenger endorsement required.


About the Warehouse Division

Open Position Minimum Age Qualifications
Warehouse Attendant 18  
Warehouse Supervisor 18 Driver's License Required