Holiday World aiming to fill 2k seasonal roles

SANTA CLAUS, Ind. (Inside INdiana Business) – Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari in Santa Claus is aiming to fill 2,000 seasonal positions in the next few weeks as it ramps up its 74th season. The park will be open to patrons in May and is looking to fill a wide variety of roles including operators, food service and in facilities.

“We’re looking for enthusiastic people of all ages and all walks of life,” said Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari President Matt Eckert. “We’re like a small city. We need ride operators, lifeguards, and sweepers, plus Team Members for admissions, grounds, shops, and foods.”

The company says retirees, educators, and other adults seeking seasonal employment are highly encouraged to apply. The positions include a personal Season Pass, park food and merchandise discounts, employee parties, incentive and awards programs and free admission to other parks.

Starting pay for those 18 and older is $10 per hour.

The park will also offer an Employee Transportation Program for seasonal employees who need a ride to work.

Holiday World opens its 74th season on May 2 and Splashin’ Safari’s opening day is May 7.