General Services Technician

Sesame Place San Diego

Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you enjoy putting a smile on people’s faces? Do you love making guests feel at home – even if that home covers 80 acres and is full of breathtaking attractions, shows and animals? We’re looking for fun, friendly, energetic individuals to provide exceptional guest services throughout our theme parks.

What you get to do:
As General Services Technician, you’ll perform a variety of general maintenance tasks throughout the facility. You will:

  • Perform maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of Electrical wiring/devices, motor overhauls and maintenance/troubleshooting of controls and other automated equipment and monitoring devices.
  • Enthusiastically represents SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment by displaying a positive attitude, maintaining a high level of energy and commitment to quality throughout all aspects of the job.
  • Perform facilities maintenance functions to include but not limited to the following: carpentry, plumbing, repair of culinary equipment, minor concrete repair, and slide maintenance.
  • Utilize the necessary tools required by this position including but not limited to: Multimeter, basic hand tools, drill motors, saws, and other devices.
  • Responsible for daily inspection of all slides and flat water attractions.
  • Perform duties including but not limited to safety, environmental, asset management and other administrative documentation.
  • Use chemicals and dispose of hazardous waste in accordance with all company policies and procedures.
  • Utilize safe handling, storage, and disposal practices with toxic substances and hazardous waste.
  • Track maintenance for assigned areas.
  • Responsible for adhering to all trainings related to SOP’s, safety procedures, environmental regulations, and company standards.
  • Perform other miscellaneous duties as required including assisting other locations, departments and areas in the park, as needed.

What it takes to succeed:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Ability to become certified in AIMS or NAARSO (Level1) within one year
  • Ability to become certified as Pool Operated (CPO) or Aquatics Facility Operator (AFO) within one year
  • Have a valid California driver’s license; visiting applicants and military must have valid driver’s license from state of residency and able to provide a copy of the DMV report
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English
  • Ensure excellent customer service by responding to customer requirements, expectation, and needs
  • Ability to positively interact with guests and co-workers of all ages, different ethnic/cultural backgrounds and/or languages, and individuals with special needs
  • Ability to work on and interpret manufacturers’ manuals and
  • Have general understanding of proper electrical wiring methods and troubleshooting methods
  • Have a working knowledge of various building/installation codes as well as OSHA regulations
  • Possess or be able to obtain certification to operate mechanical devices including, forklift, man-lift, and bobcat within 90 days of acceptance of position and maintain certification.
  • Demonstrate the ability to complete all green tag inspection SOP training and associated equipment and pass a maintenance exam prior to park opening
  • Ability to perform all procedures related to adherence of company and governmental regulations for water quality including, daily start-up, sampling, and troubleshooting
  • Possess strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Ability to write reports and business correspondence
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong Mathematical skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to work weekends, holidays, early mornings, and late evenings.
  • Working knowledge of hand, power, and air tools.
  • Ability to walk, stand, stoop, climb, push, pull, bend, and squat.
  • Ability to stand, walk and/or sit for prolonged periods of time.
  • Ability to lift or move up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to stand on ladders for long periods of time.
  • Ability to climb up various heights not to exceed 75’using trained fall protection rope gear.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, outdoors year round.
  • Trade School education is strongly preferred
  • A minimum of two years of maintenance, certified electrical and/or rides maintenance experience or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred
  • Flexible in work locations as placement will depend on business needs and career development opportunities

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!

More Information

Sesame Place San Diego

Chula Vista, CA


Part Time, Seasonal

$18.00 per hour