SANDUSKY, Ohio - Cedar Point will hold open interviews for approximately 200 positions that will be available for the remainder of the park's 2009 operating season.
The interviews will be held from 3-7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 24 in the Ballroom of the Castaway Bay indoor waterpark resort, 2001 Cleveland Road, Sandusky.
The majority of the positions available include food service attendants, merchandise and game associates and room attendants.
All applicants need to complete an online application prior to attending the open interviews. To apply, visit www.cedarpoint.com <http://www.cedarpoint.com> and click on "Jobs." A personal interview is required for all positions.
Cedar Point offers positions starting at $7.30 per hour. Employees under the age of 16 will earn $7.25 an hour. Other employee benefits include low-cost housing for employees who are at least 18 years old and live more than 25 miles from the park, on-site employee cafeteria, free uniform exchange, recreation center and extensive employee activity program. This year, summer employees will also be able to enroll in a seasonal health care program.
Cedar Point employees also have free admission to Cedar Point, the Soak City waterpark and the park's beautiful sandy beach.
Many of the jobs at Cedar Point will also qualify for college credit for an internship at many schools including Hospitality Management, Culinary Arts, Recreation, Marketing, Communications, Finance, Human Resources and many more.
Cedar Point will be open daily through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7. The park will then reopen for weekend operations through Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009. To obtain additional information about jobs at Cedar Point, please call 1.800.668.JOBS (5627) or visit cedarpoint.com.