Mechanical Journeyman, HVAC Technician

Sesame Place Philadelphia

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Sesame Place Ambassadors must provide consistent availability and adhere to our 2022 Holiday and Availability agreement.

What you get to do:
When you’re at one of our theme parks, the fun never ends! Our Ride Technicians are a big reason why. If you’ve got the knowledge and skill to keep our rides in peak working order – get on board! Become a Ride Technician with SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment! As a Rides Technician, you’ll be responsible for performing all general maintenance of rides to provide a safe environment for guests and team members alike. We’re looking to you to make sure our rides are good to go! You will:
  • Conduct daily ride inspections
  • Perform preventative maintenance and scheduled services
  • Provide support in troubleshooting problems with mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic equipment
  • Provide excellent service to guests and team members
  • Consistently practice safe work habits including, but not limited to the use of personal protective equipment, lifting, and reporting of unsafe situations
  • Maintain proficiency in all manufacturing manuals related to each individual ride
  • Assist in maintaining all equipment and structures within the park

What it takes to succeed:
  • At least 18 years of age
  • A valid driver’s license and ability to obtain a park driver’s license
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to provide and use basic hand tools
  • Ability to pass ride inspection competency tests and obtain state inspection license
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical components in the field
  • Flexibility to perform varied duties

What else is important:
  • Trade or Technical School (Certificate or diploma), Electrical/Mechanical Schooling preferred
  • Current PA electrical journeyman license is a plus, but not required
  • PLC/Electrical knowledge and prior mechanical experience preferred
  • Experience in other related maintenance fields preferred (automotive mechanic/technician, production line mechanic, and aircraft mechanic, etc.)
  • Ability to lift, push, pull and/or carry up to 50 lbs
  • Position engages in extensive walking and standing throughout entire work shift
  • Perform the following physical activities: kneeling, squatting, bend floor-to waist/waist-to-overhead, reach overhead, simple grasp and fine hand manipulation tasks (use of tools/keyboard/writing)
  • Perform cleaning duties; including use of cleaning chemicals
  • Willingness to comply with all SEA grooming guidelines and employment standards
  • Ability to work indoors and outdoors, in varying weather, to include extreme heat
  • Flexible, consistent availability (including nights, weekends and holidays) and adhere to our 2022 Holiday and Availability agreement.
  • Consistently practice safe work habits including the use of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and reporting unsafe situations
  • Ability to successfully complete all legal, company and department training requirements within established timelines
  • Ability to walk uphill and work on heights above 150 feet
  • Ability to operate and maneuver in and around tights spaces
  • Ability to stand, walk, and work for prolonged periods of time

The perks of the position:
As part of the Sesame Street family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment, and great teammates, as well as:
  • Paid Floating Holidays
  • Flexible schedule
  • 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
  • Exclusive employee events and giveaways

More Information

Sesame Place Philadelphia

Langhorne, PA


Full Time Hourly

Commensurate with experience