SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 11 Dec 2020

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SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment Interim CEO Marc Swanson
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Pros
  • "Working with Animals and Roller coasters(in 126 reviews)

  • "Good benefits like free tickets to enter parks(in 114 reviews)

Cons
  • "Can be long hours but not too bad(in 58 reviews)

  • "Very hard to advance unless you slave away for years for very low pay(in 44 reviews)

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  1. "Long hours not good money"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Food and Beverage in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    get to work around animals easy to get a job

    Cons

    Long hours. terrible uniform. lack of guidance

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  2. "Review"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Park Host/Hostess in Tampa, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    Great perks, very unique, free access to the parks

    Cons

    Work outside long hours, pay, unprofessional coworkers

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "Fun"

    5.0
    Former Contractor - Perfomer 

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

    Pros

    definitely a fun work place

    Cons

    long hours you have to work

  4. "Not worth it"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Food Service Worker in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    Discount on food and merchandise; also get in for free.

    Cons

    Long hours. They will add shifts without telling you and sometimes remove shifts without so much as an e-mail. Management can and will go on power trips frequently.

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  5. "Culinary Operations Host"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Culinary Operations Host in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Free tickets, the food is good, bi weekly pay

    Cons

    Bad management, long hours in the sun, poor teammates

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  6. "Decent for high school work"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Ride Operator in Williamsburg, VA

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    Decent pay and good work experience

    Cons

    Long hours and tedious work

  7. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Ride Operator in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They are really considerate of school schedules. It is an amazing and fun place to work.

    Cons

    They will work you no matter your position title. There are sometimes in the summer you will work long hours.

  8. "Easy work"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Deep Water Lifeguard in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    easy work and simple job

    Cons

    long hours, breaks can be cut short, and high turnover rate

  9. "working at SeaWorld"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Director 

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    flexibility, benefits, park tickets

    Cons

    long hours, many meetings, large amount of turnover

  10. "Fast Paced"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Guest Service Ambassador in San Diego, CA

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Getting to come across people from all over the world, coworkers are cool

    Cons

    Working outdoors in the rain or heat for long hours

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