Entertainment Technician

Sesame Place San Diego

We’re seeking enthusiastic, dedicated, and hard-working individuals in a wide variety of roles. Join us and help bring joy, excitement, and lasting memories to people from around the world, and play an important part on our incredible opening team of Sesame Place ambassadors!

What you get to do:
•Participates as an integral contributor to the Entertainment Operations Department.
•Troubleshoot, maintain and/or repair of all technical equipment within the park
•Executes the operation of Show Product in one of the following disciplines, Audio, Multi-Media, Master Electrician, Lighting Board Operator, Spot Operator, Deck Hands, Fly Rail, Dressers
•Support Park wide special events with set-up, operation and strike of technical equipment as needed
•Collaborates with Entertainment Production/Operations, Theming, and Theatrical Services teams to achieve project goals and objectives.
•Works with outside contractors.
•Maintain the parade floats and props used in various shows and events
•Operate the audio, lights and video during shows and events
•Drive parade floats when necessary
•Consistently demonstrates courteous and professional behavior in all work aspects with all ambassadors and guests.
•Maintains a professional appearance that meets grooming standards
•Perform and complete assigned tasks from management as needed
•Consistently practice safe work habits including the use of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), lifting, and reporting unsafe situations

What it takes to succeed
•Knowledge of technical theater practices:
•Hand tools
•Theatrical equipment
•Ability to work at heights to over 75’ required.
•Ability to lift and move 50 pounds required.
•Ability to perform outdoor work in temperature extremes and overnight shifts required.
•Valid US Driver’s License preferred.
•Proven Technical skills, strong communication skills; positive attitude, team player; multi-tasking skills, collaboration skills
•Associates or BA in Technical Theatre, Theatre Arts, or equivalent professional experience preferred.
•2 years professional technical entertainment experience preferred in the areas of rigging, carpentry, costumes, electrics, sound, and sets.
•Ability to stand, walk, and work for prolonged periods of time in extreme weather conditions.
•Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
•Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions with or without shade
•Willingness to work a flexible schedule to include weekdays, weekends, evenings, and holidays
•Be willing to comply with all SEA grooming guidelines and employment standards.
•Ability to successfully complete all legal, company and department training requirements to include but not limited to passing required tests and certifications within established timelines

In-Person Skills Testing Required!

The perks of the position:
As part of the Sesame Place and SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment, and great teammates, as well as:
• FREE park admission
• Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
• Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.

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

$19.87 per hour