Rides Technician II

SeaWorld Parks San Diego, CA
Principle Duties

* Inspects, maintains, installs and repairs rides and attractions.

* Repairs and inspects elevators and moving walkways in the park.

* Ensures excellent customer service by responding to customer requirements, expectations and needs.

* Performs daily inspections on rides, attractions, elevators and moving walkways.

* Disassembles motors and their controls.

* Works on computer controlled equipment.

* Fills out inspection and work order forms and cleans ride areas.

* Uses, stores and disposes paint, oil, solvents and other chemicals.

* Uses micrometer, calipers, volt ohmmeters and other precise measuring devices.

* Works on and around high pressure hydraulic systems.

* Maintains and repairs gears, gearboxes and gear motors.

* Works with PLC programmable controllers.

* Disassembles and overhauls hydraulic power units, accumulators, and associated system controls.

* Works with low voltage electrical systems.

* Performs basic plumbing and carpentry duties as needed.

* Other duties as assigned.

Basic Job functions

* Enthusiastically represents SeaWorld by displaying a positive attitude, high level of energy and commitment to quality throughout all aspects of the job.

Required Skills/Knowledge/Education/Training

* Must have a minimum of 3 years related experience.

* Must have high school diploma or equivalent.

* Must be at least 18 years of age.

* Must have and maintain a valid California driver's license; out of state residents, active military, their dependents and students, must have a valid driver's license from their state of residency and provide a copy of the DMV report.

* Must be able to complete the Company Vehicle Driver Training class and obtain a SWC driver's license.

* Must be able to positively interact with guests and co-workers of all ages, different ethnic/cultural backgrounds and/or language and individuals with special needs.

* Must know proper use of hand tools.

* Must be able to work on compressors, air dryers, pneumatic valves, controls and other pneumatic systems.

* Must have basic computer knowledge.

* Must be able to work with equipment at high elevations.

* Must be able to pass a maintenance certification exam on all rides that are maintained; must be able to pass an annual quality assurance examination or audit.

* Must have strong mathematical skill; add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; compute rate, ratio, percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

* Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.

* Must be able to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and memos; must be able to write simple correspondence.

* Must be able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.

* Must be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast -paced work environment.

* Must be able to regularly stand, sit, walk, use hands to fingers, handle, feel, see, talk, hear, taste, smell and reach with hands and arms.

* Must be able to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crawl and crouch.

* Must have close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

* Must be able to work outdoors under all weather conditions.

* Must be able to regularly lift or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 100 pounds.

* Electrical controls experience preferred.

* Computer and PLC experience preferred.

* Resume Required.


* Must be available 5 days unrestricted to included one weekend day 5.30am – 2.00pm, with one month rotation shifts of 1:30 pm to 10:30 pm (summer time until 2:00 am) as needed. To also include weekends, holidays, early mornings and late evenings.


* 40 hours per week plus overtime as scheduled.

Resume Required