Seasonal Positions

Seasonal Positions

Check out our Job listings below on the many seasonal opportunities that are typically available, and decide which would be the best fit for your skills, personality and future career plans. After completing your online application we will not contact you. You are responsible for appearing at Worlds of Fun for an in-person interview (see schedule below). Applicants must be at least 14 years of age and have a social security number.

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Available Jobs

After applying online, you are responsible for appearing at Worlds of Fun for an in-person interview. Applicants must be at least 14 years of age and have a social security number.

Interviews take place without an appointment at:

Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun
Human Resources Department
4545 Worlds of Fun Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64161-9307


Interview Hours

February 15 - March 1, 2014

  • Monday - Friday 1 PM - 7 PM
  • Saturday 11 AM - 7 PM
March 2 - August 10, 2014
  • Monday - Friday 1 PM - 7 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday 11 AM - 7 PM
August 11 - October 31, 2014

  • Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM
* *Please note, there are NO INTERVIEWS on Easter Sunday or weekdays from May 8 - 14, 2014.

Costumes Ambassador
Must be at least 16 years of age to be considered

Seamstress/Tailor Ambassador
Must be at least 18 years of age AND possess special skills and/or experience to be considered

Housekeeping Ambassador
Must be at least 16 years of age to be considered

Laundry Attendant Ambassador
Must be at least 16 years of age to be considered
Cash Control Teller
Minimum Age: 18
Ensures accurate and efficient handling of cash deposits from park locations. Other duties include counting and auditing money, operate office machines, and maintain high degree of confidentiality of paperwork and information.

Payroll Assistant
Minimum Age: 18
Compares daily timesheets to company timekeeping system and corrects, if needed, time slices. Researches discrepancies in seasonal employee's paycheck and be able to explain the findings. Fills out paperwork to correct any time changes in the timekeeping system. Assists Finance Manager as needed.

Accounting Assistant
Minimum Age: 18
Assists Finance Manager with daily functions of revenue and weekly journal entries, general ledger account reconciliation and reporting. Assists Area
Manager of Finance with ticket printing for will call and shipments. Assists Finance Department with filing, shredding and special projects as needed.

IT/Electronics Tech (Apply as College Intern)
Minimum Age: 18
Monitors various computer systems, handles IS help desk calls and responds to end user requests. Collaborates with IS experts on the resolution of problem and supports desktop and point of sales equipment.
Food Service Associate
Minimum Age: 14
Greets guests and enters food orders into register. Other duties include receiving payments, making change for orders, cooking and preparing food, and following all Board of Health Regulations.

Bartender
Minimum Age: 21
Maintains bar area, prepares and serves alcoholic beverages. Other duties include learning the menu items, portions, and prices, and following proper procedures for sales and service.

Barback
Minimum Age: 21
Assists bartender by providing all essential set up activities related to the operation of the bar.

Warehouse Attendant
Minimum Age: 16
Loads and unloads stock from trucks with forklifts and dollies. Other duties include operating fork lifts and pallet jacks, filling incoming orders, verifying freshness before delivery, maintaining weekly inventory and rotation of stock, and delivering and retrieving items from location in park.

Auditor – Food Service
Minimum Age: 18
Audits foods tills and reconciles with financial reports. Reports discrepancies to the foods management team. Other duties include training associates on cash handling procedures.
Sales Associate – Games
Minimum Age: 14
Promotes and assists in the operation of various games. Other duties include ensuring that every guest has a positive experience, being courteous and efficient, and maintaining a clean and organized stand.
HR Assistant (Apply as College Intern)
Minimum Age: 18
Assists with the daily functions of Human Resources. These duties include interviewing applicants, organizing and maintaining accurate employee record, recruiting and training fun raisers, and maintaining information in a confidential manner.

Sewing Attendant
Minimum Age: 18
Operates or tends sewing machines to join, reinforce, decorate, or perform related sewing operations in the manufacture of garments or other items.

Wardrobe Attendant
Minimum Age: 16
Distributes employee uniforms and locker assignments. Correctly maintains a variety of department paperwork and inventory levels.

Sign Shop Technician (Apply as College Intern)
Minimum Age: 18
Assists in the mounting, installation, removal and monitoring of in-park signage.

Sign Shop Assistant (Apply as College Intern)
Minimum Age: 18
Assists in the design, development, production, and installation of in-park signage.
Graphic Arts Associate: Assists in the design, development, production, and installation of in-park signage. Applicant must have an understanding of graphic design tools and standards, along with a sense of design style. Position available: Mid February thru October.

Sign Installation Associate: Assists in the mounting, installation, removal and monitoring of in-park signage.  Position available: Mid February thru October.
Haunt Talent
Minimum Age: 16
Interacts in a frightening way to entertain guests by portraying a defined character

Make Up Tech
Minimum Age: 16
Applies make-up and effects to performers, and assists performers with mask application and related issues
Character Talent
Minimum Age: 14
Entertains guests as a costumed character through hand and body movements. Other duties include meeting and greeting park guests and treating them and fellow associates cordially and with respect, courtesy, and fairness.

Musician
Minimum Age: 16
Provides entertainment for guests by performing music from memory or score in a live audience setting in a musical group or solo.

Performer
Minimum Age: 16
Entertains guests in a leading performer capacity. Other duties include rehearsing and performing for guests during times assigned by management and as directed by production staff.

Costume/Wardrobe Tech
Minimum Age: 16
Presets costumes for shows, assists show participants with fast dress changes, cleans costumes, and maintains inventory supply of costumes. Other duties include cleaning and folding uniforms, towels and linens.

Entertainment Tech
Minimum Age: 16
Operates and installs theater equipment in set up and performance of live shows.


2014 Live Entertainment Audition Information - click here!
Office Clerk – Maintenance
Minimum Age: 16
Answers phone calls from Guests, employees and in park locations and relays that message to the appropriate person. Completes and files department related paperwork.

Landscaper
Minimum Age: 16
Plants, maintains and removes various plant materials in the park.

Turf Maintenance (Apply as Landscaper)
Minimum Age: 18


Horticulturist (Apply as Landscaper)
Minimum Age: 18


Oiler
Minimum Age: 18
Lubricates and cleans excess lubricant from rides and equipment. Cleans shop, washdown, power rooms. Steam cleans and uses part cleaning tanks. Removes oil from water / oil separators, completes reports for EPA requirements. Changes tires and oil in vehicles when needed. Assists mechanics by delivering parts to rides.

Washdown
Minimum Age: 16
Washes trash and spills off of park midways. Helps clean up flower beds and other landscaped areas.

HVAC
Minimum Age: 18
Assists with the installation and maintenance of the park's heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment including walk-in freezers and ice machines.

Pool Assistant
Minimum Age: 18
Works with the Maintenance foreman to effectively maintain chemical levels in pools at Oceans of Fun.

Bulb Changer
Minimum Age: 18
Maintains lighting systems in the Facilities. Replaces, cleans or services lamps, fixtures, and ballasts. Assists with other Facilities Electrical work as needed.
Call Center Ambassador
Must be at least 16 years of age to be considered

Special Events Ambassador / Youth Sales
Must be at least 16 years of age to be considered




Sales Associate – Merch
Minimum Age: 14
Monitors, displays and sells merchandise in an outlet location. Uses a cash register to receive payments from guest and make appropriate change.

Office Clerk – Merch
Minimum Age: 16
Answers phone calls from Guests, employees and in park locations and relays that message to the appropriate person. Completes and files department related paperwork.
Office Clerk
Minimum Age: 16
Answers phone calls from Guests, employees, in park locations and relays messages to the appropriate people. Completes and files department related paperwork.

Tube Rental Associate
Minimum Age: 14
Assists Guests with inner tube and cabana rentals. Answers questions and helps hand out life jackets.

Aquatics Attendant
Minimum Age: 16
Monitors safety and assist guests on slides at Oceans of Fun.

Lifeguard
Minimum Age: 16
Guards swimmers in their coverage zone. Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the aquatic area. Other duties include providing proper dispatch intervals in accordance with standard operating procedures.
Park Services Attendant
Minimum Age: 14
Cleans park grounds and interacts cordially with park guest to enhance overall visits. Other duties include giving directions and answering guest questions, sweeping and cleaning paths throughout the park, and completing job responsibilities with minimum supervision.

Ride Operator
Minimum Age: 18
Ensures safe operation of ride. Other duties include enforcing ride restrictions and recommendations, maintaining queue lines are safe and orderly, and assisting with the loading and unloading of rides.

Office Clerk – Rides
Minimum Age: 16
Answers phone calls from Guests, employees and in park locations and relays that message to the appropriate person. Completes and files department related paperwork.

Admissions Associate
Minimum Age: 14
Greets guests; processes and verifies tickets for admission and season passes for guest entering the park. Other duties include enforcing park policy and working with co-workers to keep lines moving.

Associate – Guest Services
Minimum Age: 16
Greets guests; works with supervision to solve common and complex guest concerns in a courteous and enthusiastic manner. Other duties include selling, processing and verifying tickets for admission and extra charge experiences and season passes for guest entering the park.


Communications Associate
Minimum Age:18
Prioritizes and organizes incoming and outgoing calls. Receives and dispatches emergency calls by telephone and radio. Operates and monitors base radio console; dispatching calls to appropriate personnel and maintains call records.

Safety Technician (Apply as College Intern)
Minimum Age: 18
Conducts routine building/ground inspections to assure regulatory compliance. Responds to fires and other emergencies as needed. Investigates first aid incident reports as necessary.

Medical Responder – Level 1
Minimum Age: 18
Responds to emergencies and gives competent first aid care to guests and associates within certified training levels and in accordance with approved Cedar Fair protocols.

Medical Responder – Level 2
Minimum Age: 18
Provides medical treatment to associates within required training levels; drives safety vehicles to and from emergencies.

Security Access Associate
Minimum Age: 18
Monitors and controls access to the park through security posts. Other duties include assisting with traffic directions and controls, providing high visibility patrols in the parking lot, and resolving and containing security violations or matters.

Security Associate
Minimum Age: 18
Maintains a safe environment for guests and associates while protecting the assets of the Company.

Auditor – Security
Minimum Age: 18
Audit cash registers throughout the park and report findings back to Security management staff.

Office Clerk – Security
Minimum Age: 18
Answers phone calls from Guests, employees and in park locations and relays that message to the appropriate person. Completes and files department related paperwork.


**The last day to interview to be a Security Ranger is on 2/28/14 as training starts on 3/1/14.



Warehouse Attendant Ambassador
Must be at least 16 years of age to be considered
Grounds Attendant
Minimum Age: 18
Maintains the Worlds of Fun Village property grounds, and removes trash. Maintains the grass and ponds.

Houskeeping Attendant
Minimum Age: 18
Cleans all assigned cabins & cottages daily. Other duties include returning soiled linen to laundry and removing trash from assigned areas.

Campground Attendant
Minimum Age: 18
Registers and assigns rooms to Guests, issues room key cards, keeps record of Guest accounts.