Assistant Supervisor, Aquatics

Sesame Place San Diego

Assistant Supervisor, Aquatics

Ready to dive into an exciting, one-of-a-kind opportunity? When it comes to your work, do you want to do more than just get your feet wet? At Aquatica San Diego, you’ll play a key role in helping us deliver a memorable and positive experience for our guests. If you’re passionate, positive and hard-working, we’d love to have you join our team!

What you get to do:
As an Assistant Supervisor for Aquatics, you’ll help lead and inspire a team to deliver great guest experiences from the get-go. You will oversee the operation of all park attractions, ensuring safety, service, and cleanliness levels in assigned areas. This position also:

Basic Job Functions
  • Provides training for all Lifeguards and Shallow Water Guards in accordance with both American Red Cross and SEA Standards.
  • Ensures excellent guest service by responding to guest requirements, expectations and needs.
  • Enthusiastically represents SeaWorld Aquatica by displaying a positive attitude, high level of energy and commitment to quality throughout all aspects of the job.
  • Role modeling SEA Core Values, grooming standards and strong work ethic.
  • Issues ambassador's breaks and meal periods in accordance with SEA policies and state regulations.
  • Handles ambassador performance management in accordance with company guidelines.
  • Handles guest and ambassador concerns in a positive manner.
  • Schedules and conducts in-service training classes.
  • Conducts required audits.
  • Completes administrative tasks and compliance tracking.
  • Performance management for ambassadors not meeting required audits or in-service trainings.
  • Conducts opening area inspections.
  • Occasionally may assist other locations throughout the park.
  • Performs and completes other duties as assigned.

What it takes to succeed:
  • 1 or more seasons in a leadership role at Aquatica San Diego (Assistant Supervisor & Supervisor).
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification or equivalent.
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate or equivalent preferred. Must receive American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certification within 30 days after start date.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills.
  • Able to read, write, and speak English.
  • Able to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Able to stand, walk and/or sit for prolonged periods of time.
  • Able to lift or move up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to work in environments that are indoors, outdoors. and exposed to most weather conditions.
  • Able to regularly use hands and fingers, reach with hands and arms, handle, feel, stoop, crawl or kneel.
  • Able to positively interact with guests and coworkers of all ages, ethnic/cultural backgrounds, and languages, as well as individuals with special needs.
  • High School Diploma or GED strongly preferred.

What else is important
  • Hours varies depending on the season and the business need.
  • 4 days of unrestricted availability to include weekends during the peak season.
  • Able to work early mornings, late evenings and holidays.

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:

  • 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!

This position is currently paid at a premium seasonal rate of $18.50 per hour through 9/5/2022.

More Information

Sesame Place San Diego

San Diego, CA



$15.50 per hour