Life Support Technician (Filtration Mechanic)

Discovery Cove Orlando

Candidates considered for this position must be available to work between the hours of 2:30 PM – 6:00 AM (including weekends).

This position includes the following benefits:

  • Paid Time Off- Vacation, and Sick pay
  • 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
  • SEA Employee Complimentary Park Tickets
  • SEA Park Discounts on Food and Merchandise

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Requirements and Competencies

• Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
• Must be at least 18 years old
• Must be able to wear respirator and pass pre-employment fit test
• Must be able to pass qualifying swim test
• Must possess basic skills in reading, writing and math
• Must be able to complete provided CPR training/certification
• Must be able to stand for long periods of time
• Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 80pounds
• Must be able to work in all weather conditions and temperature extremes
• Must be comfortable with heights
• Must be able to train on and properly use protective gear
• Must be comfortable working around fumes/dust/odor
• Must be comfortable working around chemicals
• Must be comfortable with exposure to noise, vibrations and motion
• Must be able to swim and work in/around water
• Must be available to work varying shifts or hours based on park hours; i.e. be able to work opening and closing shifts

Desired Qualifications

• Possession of a valid state driver’s license, preferred
• 1 year operational experience in an aquatic life support facility or other water treatment facility, preferred
• Background in plumbing and pool service, preferred

Primary Responsibilities

• Perform all basic tasks as related to the maintenance of the saltwater and freshwater systems.
• Perform basic filter and plumbing repairs
• Recognize normal system/equipment operations, required action, and notification, plus involvement in preventative maintenance programs
• Perform proper water chemistry testing and understand results as it pertains to all systems
• Maintain highest standards of work area cleanliness at all times both in the life support systems and display area
• Perform other duties as required

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Discovery Cove Orlando

Orlando, FL


Full Time Hourly