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Employment Opportunities


Immediate Opportunities Available! We’re hiring additional team members for our late-summer and fall events. We have immediate openings in:

  • Ride Operations
  • Aquatics & Lifeguards (licensing provided)
  • Concessions
  • Scare Actors

HURRY — spots are filling up fast! Apply online.


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Free Admission to Fantasy Island!

Your Employee Badge is your Season Pass for the duration of your employment at Fantasy Island. You may use it to visit the park on approved days off.

Free Bring-A-Friend Tickets!

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Team Members receive free park tickets for friends and family the longer they work.

Discounts In The Park!

Enjoy discounts on food & soft drinks in the park during designated work breaks.

Exclusive Team Member Events!

Attend exclusive events for Team Members and their friends & family! This includes exclusive ride time events, catered get-togethers, games nights and more!


How old do you have to be to work at Fantasy Island?

Fantasy Island has a limited number of positions for applicants who are 15 years of age or older, and a wide variety of positions for applicants 18 years of age or older.

What types of jobs are available?

Fantasy Island offers a wide variety of positions, so there is something for everybody! For more information, click on the opportunities tab.

I'm in school or have another job. Are the hours flexible?

With our large variety of positions and workshift options, it is likely that we will be able to work with your schedule. Please discuss any scheduling concerns during your interview.



We offer our guests over 40 rides and attractions and each one needs to be operated properly and safely. From Western New York's most extreme thrill ride, Mind Warp, to our exiting childrens' rides like Rock 'n' Tug - we need Team Members who can help our guests have fun efficiently and safely. The ability to consistently and pleasantly enforce ride requirements is key.


Our Water Park features 7 unique water attractions. We need Aquatic Team Members who can focus on rider safety while our guests focus on having fun! Aquatic Attendants must operate our waterpark attractions while consistently and pleasantly enforcing attraction rules. Lifeguards will be responsible for ensuring the safety of our guests while making sure water attraction rules are being followed. Our lifeguards must complete an accredited certification class. Lifeguards must be 15 years of age or older.


A day of Fun. Done. Right. starts at our main gate - and for thousands of guests each day their visit starts with our Admissions Team Members! We need individuals who are friendly, outgoing, and have the communication skills necessary to keep our guests informed when they enter the park with a warm "Welcome to Fantasy Island!"


Did you know that we have ten unique carnival games, a full arcade and an I GOT IT! parlor? The most skilled guests will walk away with the giant plush animal they've been eyeing all summer long - and you get to be a part of that experience. We need Team Members who can keep the fun in games for our guests. An outgoing and energetic personality is key for success. So, if you have what it takes what are you waiting for? Apply now!


Help our guests commemorate their day of fun with the perfect souvenir at one of our in-park merchandise locations. We need outgoing Team Members who can cordially greet and interact with our guests in-store and guide them to the merchandise they desire. From novelty t-shirts to old fashioned photos, there is a perfect souvenir for every guest!


From ketchup to t-shirts, thousands of products are received and distributed around the park each operating day. Our Warehouse Team Members ensures delivery of these products in a safe and timely manner.

Food & Beverage:

Fantasy Island has many food, beverage and concession establishments throughout the park - and on a busy day, fun-loving foodies make their way to all of them! We have everything from traditional theme park food like Burgers and Chicken Tenders to Fantasy Island specialties like our BBQ Sundae (trust us, it's delicious - we promise).We need Team Members who can pleasantly and efficiently give our guests the fuel they need to have fun!


Working in catering is a lot like throwing a party - a party for hundreds (sometimes thousands) of guests! We need team members who excel in a fast-paced environment and have the ability to multitask while maintaining world class service. Positions range from hosts, to kitchen prep and more.

Cash Control:

Good with numbers? Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment? Cash Control might be the right position for you! If you have strong math skills and an attention to detail consider this department! must be 18 years of age or older.


Our maintenance team maintains our rides and attractions and makes repairs when necessary to ensure that they are operating safely. Must be 18 years of age or older.

Safety & Security:

Safety is Fantasy Island's number one priority. Team Members in Security and First Aid ensure a safe environment for both our guests and team members by providing quality service and appropriate care when necessary. Must be 18 years or older.

Park Services:

Some may say that Park Services is one of the most unique positions in the park. This is because, while the main focus of the position is the cleanliness of the restrooms, midways, guest areas and back areas of the park - Park Services Team Members also act as park ambassadors while working on the midway. Answering Guest questions and helping Guests have the best experience possible is just as much part of the job.


Director of Operations:

The Director of Operations is responsible for managing day-to-day park operations and ensuring the highest operational standards are met. The Director of Operations has direct responsibility for Ride Operations, Aquatics, Admissions, Entertainment and Security.

The ideal candidate will be a flexible multi-tasker with experience managing multiple park operations departments. The DOO will provide hands-on leadership to Operations departments and should possess strong verbal and written communication skills and strong analytical skills.


The Ride Maintenance Mechanic will perform general and preventative maintenance inspections, maintain and repair rides and equipment as assigned on various amusement attractions and water rides.

The ideal candidate will possess practical skill and proficient knowledge in one or more trades, such as: mechanical, electrical, electronics, hydraulics, pneumatics, carpentry, welding or small combustion engine repair and maintenance.



Late-Summer & Fall Events Job Fairs:

  • Monday, August 19, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm | BBQ Barn at Fantasy Island
    • Ride Operations
    • Aquatics & Lifeguards (licensing provided)
    • Concessions
    • Scare Actors
  • Monday, August 26, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm | BBQ Barn at Fantasy Island
    • Ride Operations
    • Aquatics & Lifeguards (licensing provided)
    • Concessions
    • Scare Actors


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