California's Great America
3.1 of 5 29 reviews
www.cagreatamerica.com Santa Clara, CA 500 to 999 Employees

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

Rides Associate (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA

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

Pros-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

Cons-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

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Ride Operator (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

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


Pros: - Free access to the Park - Fun environment - Management… Cons: - Hourly wages - Work gets repetitive - Outdoor environment (a… More

 

It was okay.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at California's Great America


Pros: It was super easy getting the job. Cons: Unprofessional atmosphere, managers are college kids who often talked about… More

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