Six Flags

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Fun and a good experience, but not the best job ever.

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Former Employee - Rides Operator in Grand Prairie, TX (US)
Former Employee - Rides Operator in Grand Prairie, TX (US)

I worked at Six Flags part-time (more than a year)

Pros

Everyone that was around you that you worked with were great and the customer service experience you gain is wonderful.

Cons

Being outside all day in the heat was horrible and they say they are flexible with schedule, but in the end they weren't very flexible at all.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Update rides more frequently to get more customers in the park.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Cutting costs at employees' expense

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    Current Employee - Team Member in Vallejo, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Team Member in Vallejo, CA (US)

    I have been working at Six Flags part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule and not much more.

    Cons

    Seasonal work, meager pay, infighting, strong nepotism. This company hesitates to fire anyone who isn't a seasonal employee. The divide between seasonal and full time is so great it affects the company creating an us vs. them attitude.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you want to acquire and retain quality employee's you need to pay for them. Your pay structure is horrid and your leadership weak and ineffective. Your company is full of people who never left so you promote them because of tenure.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Great experience for teens

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Retail Manager in Upper Marlboro, MD (US)
    Former Employee - Retail Manager in Upper Marlboro, MD (US)

    I worked at Six Flags part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    I was able to get great training in retail and customer service. I was also able to get experience as a retail manager before I was 18. It was a busy environment, which taught me how to work with others to get things done quickly. You get into the park free and there are a lot of team member parties.

    Cons

    Management is young and can be petty and unprofessional. There is a lot of pressure if you are a young lead/supervisor. The pay is low for all that you do and you have to work long hours (if you are a lead).

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't talk down to those who are working under you and stay professional.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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