SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment Reviews

Updated 13 Jan 2021

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3.4
56%
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65%
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SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment Interim CEO Marc Swanson
Marc Swanson
44 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working with Animals and Roller coasters(in 126 reviews)

  • "Good benefits like free tickets to enter parks(in 114 reviews)

Cons
  • "Can be long hours but not too bad(in 58 reviews)

  • "Very hard to advance unless you slave away for years for very low pay(in 44 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Medical Scribe in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    Easy and no experience require

    Cons

    It pays you minimum wage

  2. "nice part time job"

    5.0
    Current Employee - SALES CLERK 

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    they have great people and environment

    Cons

    I think the salary is a bit low but they will increase it soon


  3. "cool job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Merchandise/Photo Ambassador in San Diego, CA

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    very understanding employers, great oppertunity! fun and easy summer job!

    Cons

    the requirements for photos are a little daunting at first

  4. "Easy-going, part-time job"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Photographer in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    Free admission for yourself and friends and family. Get to see animals everyday, including walking past the dolphin nursery. Discounts on animal experiences, merchandise, food, and beverages. I can go home everyday stress free, and not bring home more work or headaches.

    Cons

    Minimum pay. All photographers are part time employees only. During the holidays you get 40+ hours and then drop to 15 hours a week during the slower months.

  5. "SeaWorld"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Lifeguard 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The work place is amazing

    Cons

    No cons, this place is awesome

  6. "Nice place"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Cashier in Orlando, FL

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    Cool staff Nice pay Fun environment Awesome to see animals

    Cons

    Blackfish They need to care more about staff and giving them breaks

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  7. "Good option for a first job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Culinary Operations in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You can get good hours if you are a good worker, great for seasonal hires and friendly co-workers and cool perks, like free entry to all Seaworld parks and discounts for your friends and family.

    Cons

    Repetitive work, hot days suck, make sure to get along with your manager if you want a good work schedule and since you're working with food it could get messy really quickly.

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  8. "Seaworld: A place where they don't care about you"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Aquatics Lifeguard in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work only mornings and Afternoons.

    Cons

    Working in a pandemic. Don't enforce safety rules to guests when it comes to employees wellbeing.

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  9. "Good Job for College Students"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Culinary Assistant Manager in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule Fun work environment Easy Hiring Process

    Cons

    You do too much work for what they pay you Hours vary by season

  10. "Meh"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Student in Newport News, VA

    I worked at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment part-time

    Pros

    It was alright i guess

    Cons

    Long hours with rude customers

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