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Schlitterbahn Galveston Adds $500 Bonuses for Seasonal Associates

Aaron Martinez |
April 8, 2021

Galveston, TX (April 8, 2021) – Schlitterbahn Galveston today said it is offering bonuses for seasonal associates as it prepares to open for the 2021 season.

The park is offering $500 bonuses for all eligible seasonal associates. Job opportunities are available in all park operating areas, including Lifeguards, Park Services, Food and Beverage, Security and more. The park is looking for a diverse range of applicants of all ages including students, retirees and teachers for example who are looking for fun summer opportunities. 

The bonus is the latest addition to a list of perks the park offers to seasonal associates. Perks include free admission to any Cedar Fair park, free tickets to Schlitterbahn Waterparks, competitive pay, flexible schedules, discounted meals and more. Additionally, starting wages for many seasonal roles have increased to up to $12 per hour. Schlitterbahn hires associates starting at age 15 for some positions.

“Seasonal associates play an instrumental role in delivering on our commitment to creating memorable experiences for all our guests, and in order to attract and retain those associates, we need to offer competitive wages and benefits,” said Darren Hill, Schlitterbahn general manager. “For many associates, these jobs help pave the way for future careers and provide the skills, experiences, memories and friends that will last a lifetime. As a former lifeguard, I can attest to the career opportunities Schlitterbahn provides.”

For more information about seasonal employment opportunities and to submit an application, please visit

About Schlitterbahn
Schlitterbahn is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world. Schlitterbahn Galveston is a 26-acre oasis of thrilling waterpark adventures. Located just outside Houston on beautiful and historic Galveston Island, the park features more than 33 attractions. The waterpark is home to the record-breaking water coaster, MASSIV, and the next generation, award-winning Transportainment® river system that combines three unique rivers into one endless floating adventure. Whether you’re looking to relax or a thrilling adventure, there is something for everyone at Schlitterbahn Galveston!


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