Cedar Point Amusement Park Reviews

Updated 10 Jan 2021

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Cedar Point Amusement Park CEO Richard Zimmerman
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  • "long hours, awful housing, limited food options(in 56 reviews)

  • "Low pay and housing is not the best but it is do-able(in 28 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company!"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Performer in Sandusky, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Amazing environment, work group is like a family

    Cons

    Long days & hours, can be mundane

  2. "Fun Job But Long Hours"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Ride Operator in Sandusky, OH

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Chance to make really good friends even though long hours you end up making a ton over the summer housing available

    Cons

    long long hours sometimes poor managers depending on what ride or area you get Sometimes high school like drama between people and favoritism

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  3. "Good"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Merchandise Associate in Sandusky, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Meeting new people and benefits.

    Cons

    Personally had no cons working here.

    Cedar Point Amusement Park Response

    January 1, 2021Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Cedar Point! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  4. "Project manger"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New York, NY

    I have been working at Cedar Point Amusement Park full-time

    Pros

    fun, college, organized, nice collegues, free rides

    Cons

    horible leaders, racist, stresful, disrepectfull, bad

  5. "Fast Interview"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Games Host in Sandusky, OH

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Helpful personnel, fast process, let you know if you don't get it.

    Cons

    No reason given if you don't get hired

  6. "Fun job at times"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Merchandiser 

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time

    Pros

    It was fun working at cedar point. They had a lot employee trips. We went Chicago, Niagara Falls, and many more places.

    Cons

    Having to work in the heat. We had ceiling fans but they never helped.

    Cedar Point Amusement Park Response

    November 20, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Cedar Point! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  7. "Four years in the Admissions department with consistent promotion, overall a good learning experience!"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Admissions in Sandusky, OH
    Recommends

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Gain amazing experience in the world of operations. - Some management truly cared about associates and their well being.

    Cons

    - Some management truly did not care about associates and their well being. - Pay wage is pretty low for the amount of responsibilities. - Hours are insane.

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    Cedar Point Amusement Park Response

    November 24, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Cedar Point! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  8. "Meh"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Sandusky, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time

    Pros

    None, literally none, don't do it

    Cons

    Worst job you can possible have

    Cedar Point Amusement Park Response

    December 8, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    Thanks for reviewing your experience at Cedar Point. Seasonal jobs offer skills, knowledge, experiences and friends that can last a lifetime. We'd like to learn more about your experience. Could you provide your contact info via email to careers@cedarfair.com with subject GLASSDOOR REVIEW.

  9. "Working at cedar point"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Food and Beverage Associate in Sandusky, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Get to go on rides for free

    Cons

    Can’t do it in work uniform

    Cedar Point Amusement Park Response

    October 20, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Cedar Point! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  10. "Great for a bit, but favoritism gets in the way"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Sandusky, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cedar Point Amusement Park part-time

    Pros

    Great work for young workers needing seasonal jobs

    Cons

    Unless you are brought into the “inner circle” you can never truly advance

    Cedar Point Amusement Park Response

    October 29, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    Thanks for reviewing your experience at Cedar Point. Seasonal jobs offer skills, knowledge, experiences and friends that can last a lifetime. We'd like to learn more about your experience. Could you provide your contact info via email to careers@cedarfair.com with subject GLASSDOOR REVIEW.

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