Top 10 Reasons You Should Get a Job at Story Land in 2022
Summer may still be a few months away, but the hiring season for New Hampshire’s favorite summer destination is heating up! Story Land is actively seeking more than 200 seasonal workers to bring to life the fun found at New Hampshire's Best Children's Amusement Park.
Our 68th season kicks off this May, and those who apply today will be in the mix to operate the beloved Roar-O-Saurus ride, Bamboo Chutes, Polar Coaster and more! Ride Operators, Food & Beverage attendants, Park Security officers and Grounds & Housekeeping roles are among the many positions available.
Yes, there are plenty of reasons to be excited for the 2022 season at Story Land - but we need plenty of friendly Team Members to make our 68th Celebration possible! Here are the 10 reasons a job at Story Land is perfect for all ages:
1. Earn up to $18/hour
That's right! Select positions can earn up to $18/hour. First year cooks start at $14 per hour, with the opportunity to earn more as you advance!
2. Flexible Scheduling
We get it: there's always a lot going on! Enjoy flexible scheduling when you work at Story Land - we'll work with you to create a schedule that works for all of us. Work as little or as much as you want, with 10-40+ hour work weeks. You can even use our new scheduling app to pick up and swap shifts with other team members!
3. A Job That Works for You
Rides, Food and Beverage, Security, Admissions, Grounds: there are TONS of positions to pick from at Story Land!
We hire beginning at Age 14 for select positions - so whether you're looking for a summer job perfect for a high school or college student, a professional looking for a part-time job, or a retiree just looking for something fun to do, we'll work with you to make sure we find the best fit during the interview process. We want to get to know you!
4. FREE Admission to Story Land and all US Palace Entertainment locations.
This one is pretty cool: when you operate world-class rollercoasters, it's important to take some time to enjoy them yourself! Enjoy FREE admission to 20+ locations including Story Land, Living Shores, Water County and others as part of our team. There are even opportunities for family and friends to join in the fun!
5. Tons of Perks, and Discounts
Besides admission to other parks, a typical year of perks could include: tickets to other area attractions, after hours team member parties, fun incentive programs to win prizes like gift cards, tech items, tickets, & more! PLUS the best at-work events like Build-Your-Own-Sundae day, department vs department challenges, free lunch days, and MORE!
Another fantastic exclusive perk: Team Member 50% food and 25% retail discounts! It's a great way to save big on everything Story Land has to offer.
6. Skills to Take Wherever You Go
A job at Story Land is the perfect way to gain lifelong skills that will carry you far. Just to name a few:
- Customer Relations
- Machine, Culinary and Retail Operations
- Communication and Collaboration
- Leadership and Responsibility
- Delegation & follow through
- Problem solving/ critical thinking
- Public speaking
7. Meet New People
Almost any Story Land Team Member will tell you: the people you meet is one of the absolute best parts of working at Story Land! You'll get to know new people from different backgrounds of all ages, creating what often become lifelong friendships! Our team is an awesome mix of New England locals and international students from all corners of the globe, melting together into one big Story Land family!
8. Memories to Last a Lifetime
If best thing about working at Story Land isn't the people, it's definitely the memories you make. From extra ride time at Bamboo Chutes, or riding the Flying Fish on the high setting; to the end of season celebration with food, prizes, and a video montage of at the end of the summer, a job at Story Land is something you'll remember forever.
9. Make a Career Out of It!
Who says your time on our team has to end?
“Taking a seasonal role is far and away the best way to get your foot in the door for those interested in the unique, rewarding world of working in an amusement park,” says Jamie Wood, Human Resources Director. “Many full-time Team Members trace their roots back to a seasonal role with us. If you do head off to something different, you'll have the distinction of calling yourself a Story Land Alum! You'll join Palace Entertainment, a worldwide community of talented individuals that got their start right here at Story Land.
10. Be a part of Story Land History!
Story Land has a rich history spanning back to its opening in 1954, and is a household name across New England. Become a part of that history and help write the future story that is Story Land!
The Ride of Your Life Starts Here
We wouldn't be preparing for our 68th Celebration in 2022 if it wasn't for our incredible Team Members that keep the park running smoothly each season. Now, it's your turn to join the tradition! Interviews are actively underway for the 2022 season. Apply today and receive four (4) FREE Bronze Season Passes upon completing orientation by May 1, 2022! Opening day is May 28 and we would love for you to be there. This fantastic bonus perk is a great way to share a season of memories with friends and family. On behalf of the entire Story Land team, we look forward to seeing you at the park this summer!