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Job Details

Amusement Ride Operator

Employer

North American Midway Entertainment-Canada Co.

Date Posted

November 12, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 100  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 06, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

North American Midway Entertainment-Canada Co.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

Collect tickets and fees, and rent or sell sports and accessory equipment

Work Setting

Amusement park

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Various locations

Amusement Attraction Operator and Park Attendant Specific Skills

  • Set up rides and amusements
  • Secure and release safety belts and bars
  • Perform maintenance on rides and equipment
  • Operate rides and amusements
  • Assist patrons on and off rides

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

Workplace information

On the road job


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jan 06, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Amusement Ride Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Attendants in Amusement, Recreation and Sport
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing to collect tickets and fees; to rent or sell sports and accessory equipment; to monitor recreational equipment to detect wear and damage; and to schedule the use of recreational facilities such as golf courses, tennis courts, bowling alleys, fitness clubs and other similar facilities

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating recreational facility equipment such as ski lifts, ice rink equipment and snow making machines; and in securing and releasing safety belts and bars

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking - signalling to assist patrons on and off ski lifts and amusement park rides; and in attending to the requests of patrons

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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