Senior Electrician

SeaWorld San Diego

Senior Electrician

At SeaWorld, we’re passionate about caring for animals. In fact, we’ve already rescued over 37,000 animals (and counting!). And we can save you from being stuck in just another job. Join us and help bring joy, excitement, and lasting memories to people from around the world. We’re seeking enthusiastic, dedicated and hard-working individuals in a wide variety of roles. Join us and play an important part on our incredible team

What you get to do:
The Senior Electrician at SeaWorld San Diego is responsible for general maintenance of all electrical systems and equipment used in the park. You will perform installation of all wiring to code, as directed by the supervisor; troubleshoot systems ranging from 24 to 600 volts AC; adhere to all established safety and environmental regulations and interface with other shops, areas, and customers throughout the park. This position also:

  • Performs maintenance, troubleshooting, repair of general lighting and power circuits, as well as repair of many miscellaneous electrical devices used throughout the park
  • Installs additional lighting and receptacle circuitry in existing structures, as well as in new additions to the park
  • Performs maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of a variety of commercial electrical appliances used in food preparation
  • Uses computer to open and close work orders
  • Adheres to established safety and environmental regulations
  • Uses multi-meters and other testing devices as required
  • Assists leadership team members as assigned
  • Completes tasks as assigned within required time constraints as directed by the leadership team
  • Other duties as assigned

What it takes to succeed:
  • Currently have or ability to obtain within 90 days of employment: general electrician license in the state of California or a C10 Contractor’s license
  • Minimum four years experience in electrical maintenance and with new electrical construction, primarily in commercial applications
  • Participation in a vocational or electrical apprentice program required
  • Have and maintain a valid California driver's license; visiting students and military must have valid driver's license from state of residency and able to provide a copy of the DMV report. Must be able to meet requirements to drive SeaWorld vehicles
  • Working knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC) and California Electric Code (CEC)
  • Strong background in commercial wiring
  • Understand the workings of motor starters, lighting systems, ballast, HPS, metal halide, neon
  • Thorough knowledge of motor control centers
  • Proficient in reading single line diagrams and schematic
  • Electrical knowledge and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Able to organize and plan daily workloads as assigned without direct supervision
  • Able to read, write and speak in English; comprehend simple to complex instructions, short correspondence and memos
  • Good computer skills
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted.
  • Able to walk, sit, stand, stoop, climb, push, pull, bend, squat and regularly use hands to reach, grasp, handle and feel
  • Able to work indoors and in outside weather conditions (i.e., direct sunlight, wet and/or humid conditions)
  • Able to occasionally perform job at heights of up to 350 feet (Sky Tower), but usually less than 80 feet (camera towers, exhibits stadium catwalks)
  • High school diploma or equivalent; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Resume Required

The perks of the position:
As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:
  • Paid Floating Holidays
  • Accrual based Paid Time Off
  • SEA Employee Complimentary Park Tickets and Passes
  • SEA Park Discounts on Food and Merchandise
  • 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

Join the team!
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!

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SeaWorld San Diego

San Diego, CA


Full Time Hourly