Cedar Point Amusement Park at Cedar Fair Park - Lifeguard
There's a place where the glistening Lake Erie shoreline meets a unique skyline. That place is Cedar Point, and there is so much to offer. Located in Sandusky, Ohio, Cedar Point is A Place Like No Other™. Towering over a mile-long beach, you'll find 17 world-class roller coasters with three areas filled with rides and attractions for kids and families, an 18-acre waterpark with plunging slides, Marinas, and world class Hotels. You'll quickly find out why Cedar Point is known as The Amazement Park™. We offer flexible schedules, exclusive associate perks, free uniforms and laundering, and a wide variety of job positions from ride operations to leadership roles. Cedar Point also knows the importance of respect, value & inclusiveness. Working at Cedar Point gives you the opportunity to gain valuable work experience and memories that will last a lifetime!
Perks include: On-site housing FREE Wi-Fi access Free transportation to work and around the city of Sandusky An associate recreation center that includes a café, retail store, tennis tables, pool tables, basketball court, soccer field, & sand volleyball A lounge with big screen televisions, a computer lab, and card games! FREE Associate Only Ride Nights Exclusive Associate Only parties & picnics Associate sport competitions Discounted bus trips to popular destinations such as Niagara Falls, Chicago, and New York City. Begin your journey at Cedar Point for a Summer Job Like No Other!
Host Website: https://www.cedarpoint.com
Site of Activity: Cedar Point Amusement Park a Cedar Fair Park Parent Account Name: Cedar Fair Entertainment Company Host Address: 1 Cedar Point Drive Sandusky , Ohio , 44870 Nearest Major City: Cleveland , Ohio , Less than 50 miles away
Monitors and ensures the safety of guests and co workers. Monitors and enforces water park and lifeguard rules. Responsible for scanning a specified zone on the attraction every 10 seconds. Vigilantly moving head and eyes in regular patterns. High guest contact position. Above average ability to speak and understand English required. Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting and independently. Ability to complete training and meet the standards of the Ellis & Associates International Lifeguard Training Program, including first aid, CPR, water skills, and spinal injury management. Must pass a mandatory pre-employment drug screen upon arrival to Cedar Point. May require outdoor work in all weather conditions. May have exposure to direct sunlight and heat for long periods of time. The climate in Sandusky usually ranges from cool in May (11°C – 19°C) to warm in June (16°C – 25°C). From July to September, weather is often hot and humid (18°C – 39°C). Throughout September the temperature will get gradually cooler. Requires use of cleaning chemicals.
English required. Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting and independently. Requires long periods of standing. May require outdoor work in all weather conditions. May have exposure to direct sunlight and heat for long periods of time. The climate in Sandusky usually ranges from cool in May (11°C – 19°C) to warm in June (16°C – 25°C). From July to September, weather is often hot and humid (18°C – 39°C). Throughout September the temperature will get gradually cooler. Requires use of cleaning chemicals.
Typical Schedule: May-August: Locations open 7 days a week with varying hours between 8 am and midnight. (Average 35-40 hours per week.) Seasonal changes to job duties or available hours: Yes After Labor Day, weekends only through October 31st with varying hours between 8 am and midnight. ( Average 35-50 hours per week.) Drug Test required: No
Hourly Wage: $15
Eligible for Tips: No
Estimated weekly wages including tips: $450
Bonus: No * All figures above are pre-tax Estimated average number of hours per week: 35 Estimated minimum number of hours per week: 30
Estimated maximum number of hours per week: 60
Potential fluctuation in hours per week: Available hours vary due to business needs based on weather and guest attendance. Average number of hours per week reached by last year's seasonal employees: 40
Overtime Policy: No, exempt from paying overtime by law
Job-Specific Benefits: Associates enjoy free admission to all Cedar Fair parks, discounted meals and merchandise as well as discounts to some area businesses.
JOB REQUIREMENTS English Level required: Upper-Intermediate Required to be 21+: No Previous Experience required: No Qualifications & Conditions Lifting Lifting requirement: 50lbs/22kgs Description: Lift/Carry: 51 Lbs + with assistance. Constantly Required (66% or more of the time) Push/Pull (typically on wheeled device such as dolly or cart): 151 Lbs + with assistance. Constantly Required (66% or more of the time) Standing for entire shift Handling cleaning chemicals Working outdoors Working under direct sunlight
Other qualifications or conditions Description: Mandatory completion of Basic Food Safety & Sanitation Training as provided by the Division. Ability to comply with all company, divisional and state laws in regards to minor labor laws. Communication, Guest Service, Teamwork and Integrity - Ability to maintain a calm demeanor during emotionally charged situations. Ability to work with employees, guests and supervision in a positive, productive and professional manner. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Quality of Work, Productivity and Initiative - Ability to work effectively and achieve department goals under time constraints and quality pressures. Safety and Cleanliness - Ability to follow all guidelines for the safe serving of food and drink while complying with all aspects of the Ohio Health Code and Cedar Point food standards. Students are expected to work the dates and position to which they agree during the hiring event. Job Training required: Yes Length of job training: 1 week Hours per week during training period: 25 Different wage during training period: No Start on specific day of the week: No Training requirements: Food & Beverage Culture Basic Food Safety & Sanitation Need to wear uniform: Yes
CULTURAL OPPORTUNITIES AND HOUSING AND TRANSPORTATION
Types of Cultural Opportunities: Company Parties, Holiday Events, Movie or Game Nights, Potlucks or Dinners, Shopping Trips, Sporting Events, Trips to Major City, Trips to Nearby/Major Attractions, Will provide information about Events, Local Resources, Attractions/Sites, Local Community, Karaoke Nights or Talent Shows, Beach Parties Additional Details about Cultural Offerings: Events include Bus Trips, Associate Only Ride Nights, Movies, Picnics & more! We have fantastic & affordable bus trips to attractions such as Niagara Falls, Chicago, New York City, and Washington D.C.! Event calendars are available to all associates on the Associate Life Portal.
Local Cultural Offering: Enjoy local shopping, restaurants, and many other attractions as area businesses offer associates a discount with a Cedar Point Associate ID, as well as, FREE Public Transportation. Lake Erie is home to many Islands and Beaches which offer a unique and fun summer experience!
Housing Provided: Yes.
Required to Pay for Provided Housing: Yes
Cost per Week: $84
Housing Cost Deducted from Paychecks: Yes
Utilities Costs: No
Housing Deposit: No