Company Details

West Coast Amusements

Overview

Company: West Coast Amusements

Business information: West Coast Amusements, Canada’s largest and most respected traveling carnival operator, has been creating smiles and memories since the 60’s. We make sure to make fun safe and care-free with expert planning; WCA takes pride in the excellent safety record of both our employees and equipment. Safety first is our motto.

Business Address: 8094 Lickman Rd, Chilliwack, BC

Work Location: We travel to different cities in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan

Type of Employment: Full Time – Seasonal / 7-month contract

Work Setting: Amusement park

Estimated Start Date: Early March, 2022

Job Description:
·        Assist in the set-up and tear down of concession stands, game and food booths
·        Assist in the set-up and tear down of rides, game tents
·        Set up and operate rides and amusements
·        Operate recreational facility equipment such as games and game booth
·        Collect tickets and admit patrons to amusement parks, rides and game booths
·        Perform routine maintenance and safety inspections of attraction equipment
·        Oversee game activities and ensure safety of participants
·        Participate in the upkeep of the overall appearance of the shows
·        Clean and maintain recreational facilities and grounds
·        Operate game booth
·        Assist patrons on and off rides
·        Secure and release safety belts and bars
·        May drive trucks, vans and other vehicles to transport amusement rides, games and other attractions to amusement attraction sites

Requirements:
– Education: Not required
– Experience: Experience is an asset. On-the-job training is provided
– Driver’s license is an asset
– All our employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination will be required. Please note that this is our company policy to keep staff and our patrons protected as best we can.
– Willing to travel regularly

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability: Team player, Flexibility, Judgement, Reliability, Client focus, Effective interpersonal skills

Salary: $15.20 to $16.00 hourly, 40 Hours per week

Benefits:
– We provide free uniforms, transportation from location to location, 50% food discount and medical expenses
– Bunkhouses/trailers are available for housing at a discounted rate
– Travel expenses costs covered if worker needs to relocate for the season

Important Information:
– Workers are required to travel to different cities in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan for 7 months (from March to September). Workers needed for next season starting in Early March, 2022.
-Flexibility in schedule is required. Shifts are available from 12pm to 12am. 1-2 days off per week on a rotational basis. Days will vary.

Apply by e-mail to: debbie@westcoastamusements.com / hausershows@canadaemail.ca

Apply by mail to: #8-6014 Vedder Road Suite 109 Chilliwack, BC, V2R 5P5

To apply for this position please email your information to ebbie@westcoastamusements.com