RIDE UPDATE: Construction is underway for our ALL-NEW MOO LAGOON play area for the 2024 season, the Turtle Twirl and Flying Fish are closed for the season starting 9/19/23 to keep construction moving. 

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Park Jobs & Employment

  • Upcoming Hiring Event

    Find your fall dream job at Story Land during our next job fair! We're holding our Hiring Fair August 8th, from 10-1pm, located at The Bistro (at Living Shores). Come learn about positions available, get your questions answered, and even interview on the spot!

    Please apply in advance to qualify for an on-the-spot interview

    Story Land & Living Shores offer flexible hours, great perks & pay, and hires ages 14+. 

Now Hiring for Fall 2023

Become a Team Member

You'll find much more than just a paycheck at Story Land! You'll make friends to last a lifetime, memories to keep forever, and your job is to put smiles on the faces of our guests. What could be better?! Story Land's work culture is legendary and second-to-none.

Perks of the Job

  • Great working environment
  • Flexible scheduling
  • NEW higher wages
  • Free admission to the park on your days off
  • Tickets for family and friends to Story Land & Living Shores Aquarium
  • Employee discounts on Story Land merchandise and food
  • Outstanding incentive programs
  • Performance awards
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Employee-only special events

Your Future Begins Here!

Food & Beverage

Bartender (Seasonal, 18+)

Cook (Seasonal, 16+)

Cook for Students (Seasonal, 16+)

Table Cleaner (Seasonal, 14+)

Food & Beverage Sales Associate (Seasonal, 14+)

In Park Revenue OPS Coordinator (Seasonal, 16+)

Food & Beverage Assistant Coordinator (Seasonal, 15+)

Guest Services

Admissions & Guest Services (Seasonal, 14+)

Admissions Coordinator & Assistant Coordinator (Seasonal, 16+)

EMT/First Aid (Seasonal, 18+)

Maintenance / Grounds

Area Cleaner/Grounds (Seasonal, 14+)

Director of Maintenance (Year-Round, 18+)

Livestock Technician (Seasonal, 16+)

Maintenance Technician (Year-Round, 18+)

Retail / Sales

Retail Assistant Coordinator (Seasonal, 15+)

Retail Sales Associate (Seasonal, 14+)

Rides / Operations

Ride Coordinator & Assistant Coordinator (Seasonal, 16+)

Ride Operator (Seasonal, 16+)

Security Scanners (Seasonal, 16+)

Van Driver (Seasonal, 18+)

What You Need To Know

Story Land is a seasonal amusement park and we are looking for team members who are available to work May through the middle of October. We are looking to fill a variety of work schedules, including weekends and holidays.

Applicants 14 years and older are invited to apply for many positions. Some positions require that applicants be at least 16 years of age and 18 years of age. Service with a smile and a guest friendly attitude is a MUST. Many positions will require you work outdoors throughout a variety of weather conditions. Many positions require you to walk/stand for up to 8 hours at a time. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to providing a safe, fun environment by enforcing general park and safety rules and interacting with guests. No prior experience or training is needed; we will provide all necessary training to ensure your success.

  • How to Apply

    If you’re ready to become a part of our exciting team, read the instructions below and click any of the "Apply Now" links on this page to visit our Career Site:
    1. If you are not registered with us it will ask you to create an account (please do not use a school email address). Please create an account or log in to your existing account.
    2. Once registered, please fill out all required information and submit your application.
    3. After that, simply check your email regularly for notices on the status of your application.
  • Requirements

    You must have a valid, active, working email address to apply for any of our open positions as you will receive various email notifications, interview dates/times, next steps, etc. via email once you apply for a position.

    All NEW and RETURNING TEAM MEMBERS ARE REQUIRED to provide necessary proof of eligibility and legal authorization to work in the United States as provided under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Please bring proper identification with you to complete the I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification form. If you are under the age of 18, you will also be required to provide a Work Permit (if applicable). We use E-Verify which requires a picture ID if you are presenting a List B Document (e.g., Driver’s License, State ID Card, School ID Card, etc.).

    Please use the exact name, as it appears on your Social Security Card, when completing your application.

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Interested in working for a cause? You can work at Story Land and earn $10 per hour for your charity!

    The Rules:

    • Your organization must be a nonprofit with a 501(c)(3) and a W-9
    • Story Land will pay $10 per hour worked to your organization
    • Offering flexible 4-8 hour shifts. Minimum shift length, 4 hours
    • Volunteers must be age 18 or older
    • Volunteers can work in non safety sensitive areas.
    • Job opportunities range from area cleaners to F&B cashier to gardening to game operators and more!


    Interested but unsure what to do next? Reach our to our HR department with any questions, or click here to apply today. If you are an interested volunteer, your charitable organization of choice must be registered with us. We will work with your charitable organization of choice to get all paperwork completed once you or your organization reaches out to us!

Additional Information

Story Land is owned and operated by Palace Entertainment. Palace Entertainment is one of the country’s largest operators of water parks, theme parks and family entertainment centers. The Company is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal or state law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity. The Company promotes and supports a drug free workplace and performs pre-employment background screening.

On behalf of Story Land and Palace Entertainment, we thank you for your interest!

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