Ride operator (or other job as needed)

Job title:
Ride operator (or other job as needed)
Santa Cruz
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Amusement Park

Work description

This amusement park is located on the beautiful coastal beach of Santa Cruz, California. There is a town near the park with restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, etc. In your free time you can enjoy surfing, relaxing on the beach, hiking, playing volleyball, and exploring the town of Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz is located about 70 miles south of San Francisco. Please note that many students find the area colder than expected. Mornings and evenings can get as cold as 10 degrees Celsius. Santa Cruz is known as a beach town, with little to no nightlife. Quiet Hours are enforced at night per a Santa Cruz city ordinance.

Hourly wage


Overtime pay rate

On occasion.

Working time

You will usually work 6 hours per day, 6 days per week. You will be guaranteed 32 hours of work per week. Park is only open until September 2nd. Please contact InterExchange in mid-August if you need work.

Accommodation cost

$65 / week.

Accommodation description

Usually you will be sharing a room with 3-4 other students. Coed apartments are available for couples. The apartments have a kitchen and bathroom. You will be responsible for your own meals. You will be living in a housing complex with international students living in the apartments around you.

Security deposit: In order to hold a place for you in our summer program, a $130.00 security deposit must be sent to us by May 1st, 2014. Please do not wait for visa approval to send your deposit. We may no longer have a place for you if you miss this deadline. If you are unable to obtain a visa your deposit will be returned to you.