Now Hiring!

FUN Jobs - Special Perks - Added Benefits - Great Experience!

  • Free Admission to the Park!
    Your Employee ID is your 2018 Darien Lake Season Pass!
  • Free Park Tickets for Friends & Family!
    Share the fun with your friends and family!
  • Opportunities to Advance
    Be on the fast track to success!  Many great opportunities for new and returning employees.  Take on new challenges and develop your leadership skills.
  • Great “Resume Building” Experience
    Darien Lake offers great experience for future business leaders. Consider this: every lemonade stand, every game, every attraction, and every gift shop is its own business.  It has its own captive market and you can impact it. Understand your labor force, how to manage inventory and interact with guests.

How old do you have to be to work at Darien Lake?

Applicants to Darien Lake need to be at least 14-years of age to apply. Darien Lake has many positions for applications who are 16-years of age and older; and a limited number of positions for applicants who are 14-15 years of age.


Apply NOW! - or Contact Human Resources: 585-599-5108

A Wide-Variety of Great Summer Jobs!



Darien Lake is New York State’s roller coaster capital, featuring the blistering fast Ride of Steel and legendary Viper.


Besides coasters, we have a large selection of other high thrill rides and even rides for the whole family.


Can’t think of a better job than running roller coasters?  Seeing a child’s eyes light up on their first Carousel ride?  


Then join our team and hold on tight for a summer of fun!!!





Darien Lake Guests love to

STAY where they PLAY!  


Whether it’s our three-story hotel or rustic campground, the Accommodations team has positions available for housekeeping, vacation planning, maintenance, and more.


We are seeking hard-working applicants who are devoted to providing a clean, comfortable, and friendly environment for guests to stay.





Offer our Guests their first smile at our Main Gate!  Give the key for a Summer of Fun when you process a family's Season Pass.  


Being a part of the Admissions team is more than just ticket taking and parking cars.  We take pride in leaving an impression on first time Guest’s or longtime Season Pass Holders.




Spend your summer outdoors working on all of our thrilling aquatic attractions as a lifeguard for Darien Lake.


The Aquatics Department is filled with fun and caring individuals who pride themselves on ensuring our Guests have a great time at our facility and keeping them safe.


Our team becomes a family during the season through teamwork, fun events, and exciting training.


We are looking to grow our family and are looking for candidates who are hardworking, responsible, and like having a good time.




Unlike many seasonal lifeguarding positions, we provide your certification at no cost to you.  Another benefit of joining our team is flexible scheduling.  Many of our team members are students and we work with them to make sure this position fits in with their other obligations.


Food Service & Catering


Burgers, pizza, and funnel cake! Get ready to meet our hungriest Guests as a part of the Food and Beverages team.


The midway consists of over 30 quick service buildings and kiosks, including a Tim Horton’s and Anchor Bar. Our team members are friendly individuals who provide fast and first class service to our guests.


For experienced food service applicants we have several Unit Lead and Supervisory positions available and offer the tools to team members seeking to advance to these positions!






A lot of skilled labor is needed to keep Darien Lake up and running throughout the summer.  


Experienced carpenters, plumbers, HVAC techs, ride mechanics, and landscapers, ensure that Darien Lake is always operating at full speed.


CLICK HERE! for full list of available jobs, detailed job descriptions, and to apply for a GREAT SUMMER JOB!