Amusement Park Attendant (Seasonal) – Travelling Carnival

  • Wonder Shows Ltd.
  • Springfield, MB, Canada
  • Feb 12, 2019
Full time Entry Level

Job Description

Company: Wonder Shows Ltd. 
Business information: Wonder Shows is a travelling carnival that provides the power, the lights and the sounds of a great outdoor family experience. We have amusement rides, games and concessions for all ages. Now in our 54th year, Wonder Shows has continuously maintained a clean, family owned and operated midway, traveling to major festivals throughout Manitoba. Safety at Wonder Shows plays a vital role when it comes to keeping customers and employees safe while enjoying the thrills of the midway.

Business Address: 25091 Hazelridge Rd, Springfield MB R2E 0N1
Work Location: Various locations throughout Manitoba. 
Type of Employment: Full Time– Seasonal / Contract from end of April to end of August
Estimated Start Date: April 24th, 2019

Job Description:
Assist in the set-up and tear down of rides, game tents, concession stands
Operate rides and amusements
Operate game booth 
Perform routine maintenance and safety inspections of attraction equipment
Clean and maintain recreational facilities and grounds 
Collect tickets and admit patrons to travelling carnival and rides
Assist patrons on and off rides
Secure and release safety belts and bars
Oversee game activities and ensure safety of participants
Participate in the upkeep of the overall appearance of the shows, rides, concessions and games
May drive trucks, vans and other vehicles to transport amusement rides, games and other attractions to amusement attraction sites.

-Education: Not required
-Experience: Experience is an asset
- Any type of valid driver license is an asset. Class 1 with airbrake driver license is a very strong asset.
-On-the-job training is provided.

Salary: $14.00 to $16.00 hourly, 40 Hours per week. Overtime may be required.

Benefits: First shirt, first hat and transportation provided
Housing: Bunk houses are provided at no cost unless they are damaged

Work location and other information:
-Workers are required to travel to different cities and towns throughout Manitoba. Workers needed for next season starting as early as April 24th, 2019
- Flexibility on schedule is required. Work schedule will vary. We work weekends and possible overtime (extended hours). Work from 8 to 12 hours per day. Work on Monday, Wednesday, Friday (day and evening), Saturday (day and evening), and Sunday. 2 Days off per week (Tuesday and Thursday).

Apply by e-mail to: 
Apply by mail to: Box 17 GRP 540 RR5, Winnipeg, MB, R2C 2Z2
Apply by phone to: 204-791-9821