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Cedar Point Amusement Park Reviews

Updated 11 Jul 2019

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Found 177 reviews

3.5
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Cedar Point Amusement Park CEO Matthew A Ouimet
Matthew A Ouimet
16 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free admission to Cedar Fair parks and other perks(in 17 reviews)

  • "Free Tickets, Free admission, Fun Rides, Personally had great co-workers, Fun enviroment(in 17 reviews)

Cons
  • "Sometimes long hours but nothing bad(in 47 reviews)

  • "Long hours, terrible guests, low pay, few benefits(in 22 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Useful experience"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park

      Pros

      Good atmosphere, friendly staff, flexible schedule

      Cons

      Opened during the summer season

      Cedar Point Amusement Park2016-11-20
    • "Food& Beverages"

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      Current Employee - Food and Beverage Manager in Sandusky, OH
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time

      Pros

      Too experience various families enjoy the park.

      Cons

      In Ohio too, far from home.

      Advice to Management

      N/A

      Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-06-28
    • "Good"

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      Current Employee - Intern in Toledo, OH
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Pros: Free entry into the park and discounted food, plus free drink

      Cons

      The downside of working at Cedar Point is living in the dorms.

      Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-07-11
    • "I love this website"

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      Former Employee - Ride Operator 

      I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time

      Pros

      They give good hours

      Cons

      They don’t care if you’re sick, you still have to come to work

      Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-06-25
    • "Overworked and Not Appreciated"

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      Former Employee - Manager in Sandusky, OH
      Doesn't Recommend

      I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Amusement Park atmosphere Pay - depending on dept/division GM

      Cons

      Overworked - Burnout - Time off is not really time off Corporate focus on revenue; not employees Pay - disparity in annual salary increases and bonus payout Expectations always to maintain same OR cut budget yet produce better results Infrastructure improvements mandatory to support growth Very negative culture

      Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-07-03
    • "It was an okay job"

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      Former Employee - Housekeeping Assistant 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Met a lot of new people

      Cons

      Stressful work days at the hotel Pretty bad living conditions at the Commons Transportation was an issue

      Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-07-01
    • "Not Fun"

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        Former Employee - Ride Attendant 

        I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time

        Pros

        Met a lot of people

        Cons

        Long hours with a lot of disorganization and angry management

        Advice to Management

        Take time to appreciate who is under you and

        Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-06-28
      • "Job Review"

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        Former Employee - Ride Operator 
        Recommends

        I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time

        Pros

        People are extremely friendly, a great place to work if you like to help people. Get many hours in and keep busy.

        Cons

        1 day off a week

        Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-04-01
      • "Not Bad"

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        Former Employee - Gaming Associate in Sandusky, OH
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

        I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Free Tickets, Free admission, Fun Rides, Personally had great co-workers, Fun enviroment

        Cons

        Long days, hard to get time off, slow days drag

        Advice to Management

        Make sure you're not just nit-picking your employees. Everyone loves even a tiny bit of praise every once in awhile.

        Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-03-15
      • "Asst. Supervisor"

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        Former Employee - Maintenance/Landscaping in Sandusky, OH
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time for more than 8 years

        Pros

        Meet people from all over the world.

        Cons

        About 75% of employees are teenagers

        Advice to Management

        Consider hiring more above age applicants.

        Cedar Point Amusement Park2019-03-02
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