The Dollywood Company, the Smokies’ largest seasonal employer, has scheduled three Job Fairs—Feb. 23, March 29 and May 3.
Representatives from Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country will be available to discuss open positions at both of the parks for the 2008 season.
Over 300 seasonal positions at Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country are available. The majority of available positions at Dollywood are for ride, parking and game attendants and food service workers including cooks and bus persons. Dollywood’s Splash Country has available lifeguard positions, as well as, food service and merchandise positions.
The March 29 and May 3 Job Fairs are open to applicants as young as 14 who may apply for positions in Dollywood’s foods department. In addition, 15 year-olds may apply for positions in the games department.
“After an incredible 2007 season at Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country, we are especially excited about recruiting a great team of employees to join our family and help us take care of our guests this season, ” said Jay McNeill, Dollywood Human Resources Director.
Appointments for interviews are required and may be scheduled during the week prior to each Job Fair by calling the Dollywood Job Hotline at (865) HAVE FUN or (865) 428-3386, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Dollywood Company offers a variety of benefits to its seasonal employees including competitive compensation, complimentary Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country admission for employees and dependents, profit sharing plan, on-site medical center, training programs, park food and merchandise discounts, as well as discounted admission to other entertainment attractions.
Dollywood’s 2008 season begins March 21 and ends Jan. 3, 2009. Dollywood’s Splash Country is open May 17-Sept. 14. The Dollywood Company is an equal opportunity employer.