Adventureland Park - Ride Maintenance

Altoona, IA, USA, 305 34th Ave NW, Altoona, Iowa, United States of America Req #1939
Monday, February 7, 2022
The Rides Maintenance Mechanic Team Member provides support to the Facilities Director to
ensure a successful operation. This position is safety focused and has consistent interaction
with other maintenance team members in order to complete tasks in a timely manner.
 Prior maintenance or mechanical experience is required
 Must possess a proficiency in mechanical, electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics,
welding, and small combustion engine repair
 Knowledge of common power and hand tools
 Ability to perform task-oriented repetitive functions consistently, on-time, and
error free
 Ability to take apart machines, equipment or devices
 Ability to follow instructions
 Demonstrate a team player attitude
 Ability to troubleshoot clearly, calmly, and safely in the presence of guests and
fellow team members
 Must possess a valid driver’s license or have reliable transportation
 Must provide own tools including but not limited to screw drivers, hammer, pry
bar, punches, wrenches, standard socket set up to 1 inch, and metric socket set
up to 24mm
 Follow instructions of daily projects and procedures
 Must be able to work all shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays during
peak season
Essential Job Functions
 Performs preventative maintenance and rehabilitation on amusement park rides
 Performs visual inspections daily as well as diagnostic tests to determine
functionality problems
 Able to complete tasks using an iPad or tablet
 Removes and replaces worn and defective parts
 Uses tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, wrenches, drills and other power tools
 Cleans and assists in the upkeep of facilities
 Conducts routine inspections of premises and equipment
 Diagnosing mechanical issues and correcting them
 Maintains accurate documentations and logs
 Promptly responds to reports of problems and concerns in a timely manner
 Adheres to all manufacturer’s guidelines and state and national regulations
 Maintains the grounds in a neat, clean, safe, and attractive manner
 Performs repairs following established safety standards while wearing necessary
safety equipment
 Keeps Ride Maintenance Manager fully informed of all problems for timely and
corrective action
Secondary Job Functions
 Aids all other team members
 Maintains all storage areas, shops and mechanical areas in a clean, safe, organized and
secure manner
 Monitor inventory and inform directors if additional parts need ordered
 Additional duties as assigned by Rides Maintenance Manager or Facilities Director
 Safely operate company owned trucks, forklifts, and other equipment
Physical Requirements include but are not limited to:
 Constant repetitive motion
 Continually able to lift, push, pull and carry up to a 75 lbs. and on occasion more than
75 lbs.
 Constantly be able to stand and walk for long periods of time
 Frequent kneeling, bending, twisting motions
 Often squatting and crouching
 Consistently use hands to grasp, control, move objects/tools
 See differences between colors and brightness
 See details of objects that are more than a few feet away
Working Conditions and Environmental Factors include but are not limited to:
 Able to tolerate exposure to dust and cleaning chemicals
 Able to tolerate heat, humidity, cold, wind, rain and other weather conditions
 Work in all areas of the property including working outside
 Subject to frequent interruptions and may need to reprioritize activities
 Subject to working on scaffolds, ladders and manlifts up to 250 ft in height
 Subject to the handling of and exposure to grease, oils, chemicals, detergents
and cleaners
 Subject to exposure to bloodborne pathogens
 Regularly work with motorized equipment, vehicles and machinery
 Consistent communication with other departments

Other details

  • Job Family MAINTENANCE
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
Location on Google Maps
  • Altoona, IA, USA, 305 34th Ave NW, Altoona, Iowa, United States of America