Ride Operator

Website Great America

Full Job Description


Working with us is an opportunity that can pay off for years to come – with skills, knowledge, experiences and friends that can last a lifetime!

A Sea
sonal job with us can lead to a successful future. That’s because you will:

  • Develop resume-building skills to help achieve your career goals
  • Work in a welcoming and diverse environment
  • Gain knowledge through training programs and work experience

We’re looking for:

  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • A genuine interest in making people feel welcome using your smile and positive nature
  • Keen to be a part of something you believe in, providing fun while having fun at work
  • Openness to learn, grow and develop skills
  • Commitment to your team by being on time and working scheduled shifts
  • Desire to be outdoors for extended periods in all weather conditions

Ready to start your future now? Apply Today!


  • Test equipment daily before opening the ride to guests
  • Ensure safe operation of ride
  • Enforce ride restrictions and recommendations
  • Give directions and deliver ride spiel using microphone
  • Screen guests for ride requirements
  • Initiate guest interactions, answer questions and giving directions to the guests
  • Report all unsafe or unusual situations to supervision