Pay Rate TBD
Job Level Entry Level
Shift Seasonal
Category Entertainment

CONTRACTED COSTUME CHARACTER AGE 18+

Hersheypark

Description:

The Entertainment department is looking for fun-loving characters to transform into life-size candy bars! Contracted costume characters take our Hershey’s product characters out to the community. Our characters are invited to many local off-site locations throughout the year to help celebrate community events.

 

Job Functions:

  • Improvisational performances interacting with our guests through meet and greets and dance parties
  • Maintain care and limited repair to costume
  • Provide a consistent "character" experience to all guests
  • Maintain the costume area and keeping a safe and clean work environment

Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years of age on the date of applying or turning 18 years of age by January 1, 2019.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

 

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must be friendly, upbeat, and work well with other employees and be able to interact with our guests
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work for your scheduled shifts
  • Must be able to speak, write, and understand English
  • Must display a positive attitude, eagerness to learn, and professional image in compliance with the Hershey Entertainment & Resorts guidelines. Please note some departments may be more stringent on the appearance guidelines due to business need.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Must be able to work flexible hours including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Must be able to work in combination of indoor and outdoor weather conditions
  • Must be able to wear a costume (up to 10 lbs.) in all weather conditions, including extreme heat for 30 minute intervals.
  • Physical requirements include standing, sitting, walking, and communicating

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer