Full-Time Positions

Full-Time Positions

Interested applicants should email resume to jobs@kingsdominion.com, fax to 804-876-5579,
or call 804-876-5145 for an application. Resumes may also be mailed to the Kings Dominion

Human Resources Office, PO Box 2000, Doswell, VA 23047.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Full-Time Positions


 
LANDSCAPE TECHNICIAN

Kings Dominion has an immediate opening in its Park Maintenance Division for the position of Landscape Technician in Doswell, VA. This full time position will report to the Landscape Supervisor.

JOB FUNCTIONS SUMMARY:
Performs various landscape related tasks as required in the maintenance of Park grounds. Performs basic maintenance and repair on small machinery and equipment. Performs related work as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
  • Associates degree in Horticulture or Landscape studies preferred
  • Ability to pass a mandatory (or random) drug test, per Company policy, unless prohibited by state or provincial law.
  • Ability to pass a background check, if 18 years of age or older, which may include, but is not limited to, credit, criminal, DMV, previous employment, education and personal references, per Company policy, unless prohibited by state or provincial law.
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holiday periods to meet business needs.
  • Driver’s License

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Greenhouse management experience
  • Flower bed design and installation
  • Knowledgeable in plant materials and landscape techniques appropriate to the local climate
  • Operates heavy equipment and machinery in the maintenance of park grounds. Includes: backhoe, bush hogs, loaders, bulldozer, forklift, water trucks, JLG lift, lawn tractors, chainsaws, and other various hand and power tools.
  • Responds to acute animal pest control problems such as wasps, yellow jackets, mice, ants, snakes, etc.
  • Assists in the duties of waste management by collecting and compacting cardboard, cleaning around trash compactors and pulling dumpsters.
  • Performs basic tasks of landscaping and ground maintenance including mulching, mowing, tree trimming, pruning, irrigation, etc. Assists in the removal of snow, ice, leaves and other debris from the park in the off-season.
  • Adheres to and enforces all Cedar Fair and specific Park policies and procedures, including safety, attendance and EEO policies, and demonstrates commitment to customer service in all aspects of employment.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


INTERESTED APPLICANTS FOR THIS POSITION SHOULD SUBMIT RESUME AND COVER LETTER INCLUDING SALARY REQUIREMENTS TO JOBS@KingsDominion.com

Kings Dominion is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 
Date Posted: 12/1/15 Last Day of Consideration: 5/31/16

Kings Dominion has an opening in its Rides Maintenance Division for Rides Tech, Electrical. This position will report to the Supervisor, Electrical.

JOB FUNCTIONS SUMMARY:

Performs inspection, maintenance and repair of computerized ride control systems, electrical utilities and other equipment in the park. Performs related duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • Maintain Journey Electrical license
  • Medium voltage experience a plus
  • Industrial electrical experience preferre
  • Ability to pass a mandatory (or random) drug test, per Company policy, unless prohibited by state or provincial law.
  • Ability to pass a background check, if 18 years of age or older, which may include, but is not limited to, credit, criminal, DMV,previous employment, education and personal references, per Company policy, unless prohibited by federal, state, or provincial law
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holiday periods to meet business needs.
  • Driver's License

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operates overhead crane, forklift, man lift, hoist, air compressor, hydraulic press, diagnostic equipment, hand and power tools, etc.
  • Conducts winterization and winter maintenance of computerized ride control systems and electrical equipment in the park and campground.
  • Able to climb and work at heights of 350 feet.
  • Assist in installation, remodeling, retrofits and rehabilitates rides and buildings as needed.
  • Responds to work orders and ride downtime calls in a timely manner.
  • Modifies electrical/electronic systems as needed to ensure ride safety and efficiency.
  • Diagnoses electrical problems, initiates required repair work, maintains and troubleshoots AC/DC motors, drives, monitoring equipment, relays, switches, limiters, transformers, etc. and maintenance as required.
  • Maintains and repairs park lighting and fixtures.
  • Installs electrical conduit and wiring; cleans electrical equipment and components; maintains controls on rides; maintains ride lighting.
  • Conducts preventative maintenance on rides, computerized ride control systems, electrical utilities and equipment.
  • Performs daily inspection, maintenance and repair computerized ride control systems, electrical utilities and equipment in the park and other equipment as needed.
  • Provides guest service according to Cedar Fair standards when serving the guest or working with subordinates, including initiating guest interactions, answering questions and giving directions.
  • Maintains cleanliness and safety in assigned work area and performs all duties in compliance with Cedar Fair Safety guidelines and requirements and reports all unsafe or unusual conditions to supervision.
  • Meets scheduling availability requirements, including nights, weekends, and holiday periods to meet business needs.
  • Meets Cedar Fair's attendance requirements as outlined in Cedar Fair's attendance policies.
  • Adheres to Cedar Fair's Rules of Conduct including specific costuming and grooming standards as outlined in Employee Guidelines and other park/division specific policies and procedures.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

INTERESTED APPLICANTS FOR THIS POSITION SHOULD SUBMIT RESUME AND COVER LETTER INCLUDING
SALARY REQUIREMENTS TO jobs@kingsdominion.com
An Equal Opportunity Employer

 
Kings Dominion offers the following benefits to its full-time employees:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Coverage
  • Opportunity to enroll in Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K with a company match
  • Pet Insurance 
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Vacation Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Complimentary admission to ALL Cedar Fair parks as an employee
  • Complimentary admission tickets to Kings Dominion
  • Free Kings Dominion Season Passes for employee’s dependents
  • Food and Merchandise discounts at select Kings Dominion in-park restaurants and shops