Rides Technician

Expiring today

Orlando, Florida
Full Time Hourly + Benefits
Apr 27, 2022
Jun 26, 2022
Requisition Number 13947
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you someone who never wants the fun to stop? Thanks to you, it doesn’t have to! You can keep things rolling – and swinging and climbing and plunging.

As a Ride Mechanic, you’ll provide a high level of technical, electrical and mechanical expertise in order to ensure our guests enjoy a thrilling, breathtaking – and safe experience.

Responsibilities Include:

• Inspect, diagnose and repair all park rides, including watercraft, slides, nets, and moving walks 
• Uphold all department safety standards, including test riding and inspections 
• Complete all required documentation 
• Communicate any ride related questions/concerns to leadership 
• Maintain proficiency in all manufacturing manuals for each ride 
• Perform daily cleaning and maintenance duties, including care of tools 
• Provide exceptional service to guests and team members 

What it Takes to Succeed:

• High school diploma or equivalent 
• Working knowledge of basic electrical controls, pneumatic and hydraulic systems 
• Ability to understand and follow all ride/safety policies 
• Ability to complete and pass training and competency tests for each ride 
• Excellent communication skills, including the ability to read and interpret technical documents 
• Ability to work independently as well as part of a team 
• Ability to lift 50 pounds and push/pull up to 100 pounds with assistance 
• Ability to stand for an entire shift 
• Ability to test-ride all rides 
• Ability to climb stairs/ladders and work at heights up to 385 ft. 
• Ability to work in all weather and temperature conditions 

• Ability to work in confined spaces/tight areas

• Flexibility in working varying shifts/hours 
• Trade or technical school certificate/diploma preferred 
• Electrical/mechanical engineering schooling a plus 
• Current Florida electrical journeyman license highly desirable 
• PLC/electrical knowledge and prior mechanical experience preferred 
• Experience in other related maintenance fields preferred

As part of the SeaWorld Family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as: 

• Paid Time Off
• Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
• 401K plan
• Voluntary Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Disability Benefits
• Dependent and Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts
• Employee Assistance Program
• Legal Assistance Plan
• SEA Employee Complimentary Park Tickets
• SEA Park Discounts on Food and Merchandise 
 *$100 referral bonus

If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!