Dorney Park Reviews

Updated Jan 19, 2021

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Dorney Park CEO Richard Zimmerman
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Pros
  • "Always surrounded by great people, employees are treated great(in 11 reviews)

  • "You meet a lot of great people, most of the managers are understanding and approachable(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, work 6 days a week(in 14 reviews)

  • "Bad and lying management, low pay, guests that lie and get you punished, too stressful for what it's worth(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "It was good"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Games 

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time

    Pros

    The work is fine and the people are nice

    Cons

    Sometimes it can get boring and tiring

    Dorney Park Response

    December 8, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Dorney Park! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  2. "Games Operator"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Games Operator 

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time

    Pros

    It was a fun job for a high schooler

    Cons

    There were varying schedules each week


  3. "Internship Review"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Allentown, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Caring and hardworking co-workers who wanted the best for me.

    Cons

    Lack of pay and organization in some areas.

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    Dorney Park Response

    January 1, 2021Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Dorney Park! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  4. "Not horrible."

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Security Officer in Allentown, PA

    I have been working at Dorney Park part-time

    Pros

    Fast paced, initiative driven workplace.

    Cons

    The employees tend to be your enemy, rather than your colleague.

    Dorney Park Response

    December 8, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Dorney Park! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  5. "Not the best job......but my first job"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Character Performer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great memories some what good pay

    Cons

    too much drama they are abusive with working you to the bone

    Dorney Park Response

    December 8, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Dorney Park! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  6. "working at dorney park"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Park Services Associate 

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time

    Pros

    Free access to the park

    Cons

    terrible pay and workers are just as bad

    Dorney Park Response

    November 20, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    Thanks for reviewing your experience at Dorney Park. 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.

  7. "Decent first job"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Games Associate in Allentown, PA

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Working with people your age. Can be fun at times

    Cons

    Very stressful environment during peak season. Working outside during summer heat. Pay is slightly above minimum wage

  8. "i filled this out twice"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Allentown, PA

    I worked at Dorney Park part-time

    Pros

    why is it asking me the same things

    Cons

    I don't want to answer the same thing twice so here you go

  9. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Cash Control Teller in Allentown, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dorney Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly people, great managment, and fun environment

    Cons

    Seasonal pay rates and no overtime pay after 40 hours

    Dorney Park Response

    August 31, 2020Talent Acquisition Manager

    We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Dorney Park! Thanks for your review. 🎢

  10. "Great job"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Department Supervisor in Allentown, PA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dorney Park full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    built friendships learned a lot, good company

    Cons

    low pay and no overtime

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