Games Associate

Carowinds Kings Mountain, NC 2018-12-29
Temporary
Overview
Working with us is an opportunity that can pay off for years to come – with skills, knowledge, experiences and friends that can last a lifetime!

A Seasonal job with us can lead to a successful future. That’s because you will:
  • Develop resume-building skills to help achieve your career goals
  • Work in a welcoming and diverse environment
  • Gain knowledge through training programs and work experience
Work in Games to promote games and assist guests in the operation of various games! Games Associates ensure that every guest has a positive guest experience
with courtesy and serves guests in a timely and efficient manner.
Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications for an Associate in Games.
  • Ability to utilize strong verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to handle money, be responsible for large amounts of money, and give correct change without the use of electronic equipmnt, such as a cash register or calculator
  • Ability to use a microphone and speak before large groups of people, as well as utilize strong verbal and interpersonal skills to encourage guests to play games
  • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of money and weight measurement, volume, and distance
  • Ability to understand English at a level sufficient to receive and perform basic job assignments and instructions
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holiday periods to meet business needs
  • 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

We’re looking for:
  • A genuine interest in making people feel welcome using your smile and positive nature
  • Keen to be a part of something you believe in, providing fun while having fun at work
  • Openness to learn, grow and develop skills
  • Commitment to your team by being on time and working scheduled shifts
  • Desire to be outdoors for extended periods in all weather conditions

Ready to start your future now? Apply Today!

Applications will be reviewed beginning January 2nd.

Responsibilities

You’ll Make a Difference:
  • Interact with our guests and make their day amazing through meaningful connections
  • Share your passion for creating a warm and welcoming environment with your team
  • Deliver fast and accurate service
  • Contribute to our exceptional track record for safety
Below are the different positions available in Games. Apply today to be considered!
  • Games Sales Associate
  • Games Sales Associate 14/15

Note: Qualifications and responsibilities are different for each position.

For the available positions in Games, below you will find the minimum duties and responsibility of an Associate in Games.
  • Attracts guests to games using voice, public address systems and attractive prize displays
  • Maintains an approachable and comfortable appearance to guests of the park
  • Greets and thanks every guest that plays a game
  • Knows and uses salesmanship techniques to persuade guests to play games
  • Determines winners, records plays, and distributes prizes
  • Explains and demonstrates games to customers, exchanges coins for paper money, and provides guests with game equipment such as rings or balls
  • Oversees use of equipment to prevent players from interfering with each other and settles disagreements between groups or individuals about use of equipment or outcome of competitive games
  • Promotes repeat plays through encouraging second attempts and offering tips on winning
  • Cleans game booth, keeps equipment in good condition, receives, stores, and displays prizes
  • 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
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