Carowinds Reviews

Updated Sep 5, 2021

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3.8
76%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
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Carowinds President  Richard Zimmerman
Richard Zimmerman
12 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free tickets, free admission to the parks and other parks, and the people you work with(in 16 reviews)

  • "free tickets after you work a certain amount of hours(in 12 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Heat is extremely hard to work in(in 20 reviews)

  • "Long hours and tiring working out in sun(in 19 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great company

      Sep 5, 2021 - Food and Beverage Director in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fast pace, flexible, work life balance

      Cons

      Short staffing, late nights, teen age kids

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Friendly, awesome

      Aug 26, 2021 - Teller 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Personable, friendly, supportive, team oriented

      Cons

      Honestly can't think of any

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Customer service

      Aug 4, 2021 - Sales Associate in Pineville, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Greeting customers, constant communication wishing guests and coworkers, commotion

      Cons

      Outdoors, overheating, exposure to sun, weather

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Interesting Job

      Jul 25, 2021 - Full Time Employee in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The benefits are a pro. The people I get to work with are wonderful.

      Cons

      The Customer service and the lack of organization in the park

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Entry Level/Temporary Workplace

      Jul 21, 2021 - Customer Server Representative in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great entry level position with required training

      Cons

      Very automated - place for high school students/college

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Working at carowinds

      Jun 18, 2021 - Carowinds in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Really great people to work with, lots of fun

      Cons

      Long hours, can be tough at time with being in the heat

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      Carowinds Response

      Talent Acquisition Manager

      We're glad you enjoyed your experience at ! Thanks for your review. 🎢

    7. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Horrible

      Jul 19, 2021 - Sales 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      None. This place is not to work at

      Cons

      Low pay and non trained managers. Poor hr.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Jun 8, 2021 - Supervisor in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun and you get to be around people your age

      Cons

      Hot and you get bad sun tans lol

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      Carowinds Response

      Talent Acquisition Manager

      We're glad you enjoyed your experience at ! Thanks for your review. 🎢

    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      It was an ok experience

      Jun 21, 2021 - Food and Beverage in Columbus, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible hours Overtime available Employee Lunch area

      Cons

      Not alot of bunus Teen management

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      Carowinds Response

      Talent Acquisition Manager

      We're glad you enjoyed your experience at ! Thanks for your review. 🎢

    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Associate

      May 31, 2021 - Games Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Environment! I meet great people who I keep in contact today

      Cons

      Management can be stressful at times

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      Carowinds Response

      Talent Acquisition Manager

      We're glad you enjoyed your experience at ! Thanks for your review. 🎢

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