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Ride Mechanic (Full-Time)

Description
Purpose:
Applicant must possess basic mechanical aptitude and skill. Must have the willingness and ability to use these skills to ensure the safe operation, maintenance, and inspections of amusement rides, attractions and company equipment. Reports to Mechanical Lead, Mechanical Supervisor, Maintenance Manager and Maintenance Director.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Ensure that specifications set by ride manufacturers and the State of Maryland are complied with and documented.

* Inspect rides and attractions, notifying appropriate management of any and all hazards that may endanger our guests or employees.

* Keep all daily repair logs and ride journals current and accurate of maintenance performed.

* Work in conjunction with others to solve ride related problems.

* Ensure that all rides are clean and visually in compliance with manufacturers specifications, and the expectations of our guests and management team.

Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

* Will be required to work various shifts as project and park needs dictate, including nights, weekends and holidays

* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

* Computer literacy. Strong knowledge of all Microsoft applications.

* Must have 0-2 years experience and be willing to be part of the TEAM.

* Must possess basic mechanical aptitude and have common sense.

* Must be able to troubleshoot clearly, calmly and safely in the presence of guests, co-workers and park management.

* Must possess a valid driver's license.

* Must have basic hand tools to perform required duties.

* Required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms, occasionally required to sit, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear, taste, smell, and may frequently lift and/or move 100 pounds. Specific vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus required. Must possess normal to average corrective hearing.

Required to work at heights above 100 feet.


Park:
Six Flags America

Six Flags America, Baltimore/Washington, DC Bowie

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Conveniently located between Washington, Baltimore, and Annapolis, Six Flags America is Maryland's only theme park and the nation's capital of More Fun. With more than 100 rides - including 10 roller coasters - games, shows, and attractions, we have thrilling job opportunities for everyone.

From exhilarating coasters like BATWING and SUPERMAN: Ride of Steel to dining experiences such as the Johnny Rocket's and Cold Stone Creamery, plus daily shows and concerts and special events all season long, there's no shortage of stimulating employment positions. With opportunities in rides, foods, retail, park services, entertainment, and guest relations, you'll be sure to find a perfect job match.

Within Six Flags America, Hurricane Harbor water park features 19 thrilling slides and water attractions. It's a great way to spend a summer cooling off in Hurricane Bay, one of the country's largest wave pools, or defying gravity on Halfpipe, a four-story slide. There's also the Wahoo River, a lazy river ride for the whole family and Buccaneer Beach for the youngest water lovers.

With so much to offer our Guests, our exciting positions are sure to present new adventures for you each and every day.

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This is your opportunity to find the kind of position that will make you truly love coming to work every day. The possibilities are endless! Six Flags offers real leadership opportunities, exclusive events, and unbelievable perks and discounts to our employees. You'll have fun working alongside other entertainment enthusiasts in any one of our amazing locations. There are so many advantages to working at Six Flags, and we want you to enjoy every one of them!

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