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Full Time Ride Mechanic - Starting at $24 per hour, 30+ Hours Weekly, Benef


Six Flags America


Bowie , Maryland






This a Full-Time position at Six Flags America, in Upper Marlboro, MD.  This Mechanic opportunity features an hourly rate beginning at $24.00/hr, based on experience, with a generous benefits package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Extended Paid Time Off (Vacation, Holidays, Bereavement, and Jury Duty), Bonus potential, 401k with matching and a minimum average of 40 hours per week offered and expected on a year-round basis with flexible scheduling. We also offer a $250-$1000 annual tool reimbursement program, $300 annual boot reimbursement, FREE uniforms, Weekly Pay, nationwide FREE park access and parking for yourself and a guest, season passes for family, annual complimentary park tickets for friends and family, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, 40% off of food and merchandise, access to exclusive employee only events and more!


The Maintenance Department is currently seeking a qualified Individual to provide skilled technical services as a Ride Mechanic.


  • Access all areas of equipment and ride structures for inspection.

  • Performing preventative maintenance, repairs, and overhauls.

  • Analyze equipment breakdown situations or problems to determine cause and corrective action to be taken.

  • Working with hydraulics, gear boxes, pneumatics, and conveyors, and performing general skilled work.


  • Basic knowledge of the operational aspects of machinery components.

  • Automotive or elevator experience a plus.

  • A valid State Driver's License and High School Diploma or valid GED.

  • A personal tool box with a good set of hand tools.

  • Ability to work a variety of shifts, including weekends, nights, and holidays and be available for overtime as needed.

  • Ability to perform various physical activities, such as climbing, crawling, and lifting, from various heights on ride structures.

  • Must be able to climb 200ft.

  • Demonstrable communication skills (reading, writing, and speaking), and ability to keep accurate written records.


  • May perform other duties beyond scope of above as necessary to support the park as a whole

  • Reports to Maintenance Leadership


While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the requirements of the job, management reserves the right to add or remove duties when circumstances (e.g., emergencies, changes in workload, rush jobs, or technological developments) dictate. Six Flags is a Drug Free Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  1. Can you provide legal documentation establishing your identity and eligibility to be legally employed in the United States? 

  2. Are you able to perform the essential functions of the job for which you are applying with or without reasonable accommodation? 

  3. Within the last 90 days, can you state that you have not used illegal or social drugs (excluding marijuana), such as MDMA (Molly), cocaine and crystal methamphetamine? 

  4. I am willing to agree that future text messages relating to Six Flags, Inc., including company news, job posting application status updates, and other information, may be sent on behalf of Six Flags, Inc. to the cell phone number I provide.