Summer Jobs

Be a part of the fun! Join the Waldameer Team!

Not only is Waldameer a great place to enjoy summer fun, its also a great place to work! In addition to competitive wages, Waldameer offers a host of other incentives for its employees to make working at Waldameer the most fun job around.

Waldameer Train

Walk-in Interviews begin March 1, 2022

Application & Interview Process

  • Applicants are encouraged to complete an Online Application prior to interviewing. In-person interview must be conducted at Park Office or Job Fair to be considered for employment.
  • Walk-in Interview Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00am-4:30pm. No appointments, just come in!
  • Park in West Lake Road parking lot, and walk into the park. Office is located next to Paratrooper ride.
  • 2021 Season Team Members: Please email your manager or call park office at 814-838-3591 after February 1st to be re-considered for employment. Team Members from 2020 and prior seasons must complete a new application and conduct interview for re-employment.

2022 Job Fairs

  • March 19 & April 16
  • 10:00am-1:00pm inside Rainbow Gardens
  • Interviewing all Seasonal Positions
  • Application can be submitted online ahead or completed in-person
  • Applicants may be hired on the spot!

Applicants Must Bring

  • Drivers License and Social Security Card
  • ID from School, Military, Government
  • Personnel References with phone numbers
  • CPR, First Aid & Life-guarding Certifications (for Water World applicants)
  • Working Papers from school only needed upon notification of being hired
  • Dress in business casual attire

2022 Pay Rates

General Pay Rates Wage/Hour Bonus/Hour*
17 & Graduated or Older $13.00 $0.50
16 – 17 Years Old $11.00 $0.50
14 – 15 Years Old $8.00 $0.50
       Certified Lifeguard Rates Wage/Hour Bonus/Hour*
17 & Graduated or Older $13.00 $0.50
16 – 17 Years Old $12.00 $0.50
15 Years Old $9.25 $0.50
Wave Pool Lifeguard** Rates Wage/Hour Bonus/Hour*
17 & Graduated or Older $13.00 $1.00
16 – 17 Years Old $12.50 $0.50

*BONUS: Must meet end-of-season requirements for eligibility.

**Wave Pool Lifeguards: Must have American Red Cross or YMCA Certification and demonstrate proficient skills required to guard our Wave Pool.

We are looking for People:
With upbeat personalities
With hardworking attitudes
Who are friendly
Who are personable
With smiling faces
Willing to work
Wanting to have fun

Waldameer Employee Benefits

  • Earn FREE ride passes
  • Earn incentive awards
  • 30% food and merchandise discount
  • Employee parties
  • Make friends that can last a lifetime!

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