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Waldameer Employee operating the XScream

Join our Waldameer Team!

Be a part of the fun!

A Summer Job at Waldameer is more than just a paycheck! Team Members gain valuable work experience, enjoy a variety of exclusive perks, and make lifelong friends!

Apply Today!

Join our amazing Summer Team & earn up to $17/hr!

The most fun summer job around!

  • Competitive wages
  • Make lifelong friends
  • Upbeat work environment
  • Earn FREE Combo Passes
  • Exclusive Team Member discounts
  • Team Member parties
  • FREE admission to 15+ regional amusement parks
Waldameer Employee at the Gift House

Application & Interview Process

  1. Complete an Online Application here.
  2. After you submit your application, visit park office by Paratrooper to interview. We don’t schedule appointments, just come in! (Use West parking lot when park is closed). Interview Hours:
    • April: Tuesday-Friday 10:00am-4:30pm. Saturday 9:00am-3:00pm.
    • May: Saturday-Sunday 11:00am-5:00pm
    • June: Days park is open – 11:00am-5:00pm. June 4-5th 10:00am-4:30pm
    • July-August: Days park is open – 11:00am-5:00pm

2024 General Pay Rates

Up to $17 per hour!

2024 Season Base Wage/Hr Bonus/Hr* Wage w/Bonus*
17 & Graduated or Older $15.00 +$1.00 $16.00
Ages 16 – 17 $14.00 +$1.00 $15.00
Ages 14-15 $10.50 +$1.00 $11.50

*BONUS: Paid when meeting end-of-season requirements.

Add $0.25/hr to Base Wage for returning Team Members from 2023 Season

2024 Lifeguard Pay Rates

Up to $17 per hour!

Certified Lifeguard

2024 Season Base Wage/Hr Bonus/Hr* Wage w/Bonus*
17 & Graduated or Older $15.50 +$1.00 $16.50
Ages 16 – 17 $14.50 +$1.00 $15.50
Age 15 $11.25 +$1.00 $12.25

Wave Pool Lifeguard**

2024 Season Base Wage/Hr Bonus/Hr* Wage w/Bonus*
17 & Graduated or Older $16.00 +$1.00 $17.00
Ages 15 – 17 $15.00 +$1.00 $16.00

*BONUS: Paid when meeting end-of-season requirements.

**Wave Pool Lifeguards: Demonstrate proficient skills required to guard our Wave Pool in addition to American Red Cross and/or YMCA Certification.

Add $0.25/hr  to Base Wage for returning Team Members from 2023 Season