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If you're looking for a first time job, check out Great America

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Former Employee - Rides Associate  in  Santa Clara, CA
Former Employee - Rides Associate in Santa Clara, CA

I worked at California's Great America full-time for less than a year


-Even without previous work experience, Great America will give you a job opportunity.
-You get to meet a lot of different people
-You get free access to the park on your days off
-You can earn tickets for your friends and family depending on how many hours you work
-You get employee discounts


-Getting paid minimum wage (It's understandable though; since so many people are willing to work for Great America, from their stand-point, why would they play their employers more when people are willing to work for less?)
-The weather conditions can be harsh
-You sometimes have to deal with entitled customers

Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Other Reviews for California's Great America


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    Former Employee - Ride Operator  in  San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Ride Operator in San Jose, CA

    I worked at California's Great America part-time for less than a year


    - Free access to the Park
    - Fun environment
    - Management is encouraging of training


    - Hourly wages
    - Work gets repetitive
    - Outdoor environment (a given)

    No opinion of CEO

    It was okay.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at California's Great America


    It was super easy getting the job.


    Unprofessional atmosphere, managers are college kids who often talked about partying and other similar things.

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