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Kings Dominion to Hire 4,000 Seasonal Associates for 40th Celebration

Friday, January 31st, 2014

DOSWELL, VA. (January 31, 2014) — In preparation for Kings Dominion’s once-in-a-lifetime 40th Celebration, the park is now accepting applications to fill 4,000 seasonal positions for the 2014 operating season.

“Our 40th Celebration fully relies on every associate delivering world-class customer service to all our guests,” said King Dominion Human Resources Director Greg Talley. “It’s our associates who make Kings Dominion such a unique experience and provide guests a lifetime of family fun and fond memories.”

Kings Dominion’s 40th Celebration begins on Saturday, April 5th and will feature the return of classic park icons, including the infamous Singing Mushrooms and oversized candy apples in the newly re-themed Candy Apple Grove section of the park. In addition to the restoration of the International Street fountain, additional announcements regarding this exciting celebration will be released soon.

Kings Dominion is looking for applicants to be part of the 40th Celebration and fill job openings throughout the park including food and beverage, games, merchandise, rides, admissions, guest services, first aid, security and various other departments. Entry-level, as well as supervisory positions are available to qualified applicants. Applicants must be at least 15 years of age and apply online at Qualified candidates will be contacted to conduct an on-site interview.

Starting this Saturday, Kings Dominion’s entertainment team is also seeking qualified actors, dancers, singers, characters, technicians, theater attendants, stage managers, supervisors and more at its two Entertainment Audition dates:

• Saturday, February 1st and February 8th
o 1pm: Singers, Actors & Character Registration
o 5pm: Dancers, State Managers, Technicians & additional positions

Those attending the Entertainment Auditions should report to Kings Dominion’s Human Resources Office, located at 16000 Theme Park Way in Doswell, VA. Candidates who are unable to attend are welcome to submit an audition video online at

Kings Dominion is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workplace diversity.

About Kings Dominion and Cedar Fair Entertainment Company
Kings Dominion is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, a publicly traded partnership that is listed for trading on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “FUN.” In addition to Kings Dominion, Cedar Fair owns and operates ten other amusement parks, three water parks, one indoor water park, and five hotels. Cedar Fair also operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in California under a management contract.
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