Kings Dominion Hiring 1600 Associates for 2015 Season

With the parks 40th Celebration during the 2015 season Kings Dominion is in need of 1600 additional assoociates.    The open positions include food and beverage, games, merchandise, rides, aquatics, admissions and security.  These are entry level as well as supervisory postions.  The park will hire an additional 800 associates though the spring.  With the expansion of the water park an additional 50 new aquatics positions have been created.  

”We are thrilled to be able to offer empoyment to those looking for summer jobs or those applicants looking for additional hours to supplement their current job” said Greg Talley, the park’s Human Resources Director. 

Applicants must be at least 15 years of age and apply online at http://www.kingsdominion.com/jobs. Qualified condiidates will be contacted to conduct an on-site interview. 

The 40th Celebration continues as Kings Dominion opens for the new seasoon March 29th to the general public.  All Season Passholders are invited to the first ever Passholder Preview Day Saturday, March 28th.

 

For information on Kings Dominion and other parks be sure to check out our facebook page.

Reporting for BPARC.com Jason Slone

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Kings Dominion Announces Soak City for 2015 Season

Kings Dominion will celebrate their 40th Celebration by transforming WaterWorks into Soak City.  Some of the improvements to the water include;

A 65 Foot tall slide tower that fearures three attractions.  

  • Paradise Plunge – Almost Vertical Free Fall
  • Aqua Blast – Riders are sent twisting and spiraling in an enclosed chute with 360 degree turns.
  • Thunder Falls – Launches riders in a tube down a series of drops and turns.
Splash Island will be a new children’s area that will double the size of the current children’s options.

Improved Guest Amenities including upgraded family changing areas, additional restrooms, expanded cabanas and a new restaurant.

Improvements will also include an updated entrance and landscaping throughout.

“The Soak City expansion shows our investment and commitment to being home to Virginia’s premier water park.” said Pat Jones , Vice President and General Manager of Kings Dominion.  “The new water park will have thrills and chills for every age, creating memories that will last a lifetime”

Kings Dominion would love for you to weigh in on the parks facebook page to help name the new mega slide tower.  Vote for either Hurricane Heights or Tsunami Summit.  Voting ends this Monday the 9th at Midnight. The name with the most fan vote will be announced on Tuesday the 10th.

Soak City is set to open in the spring of 2015 makin this the first epansion at the water park since 2007.

The Season begins on Sunday March 29th for Kings Dominion.

 

 

For information on this park and other parks please visit the BPARCS facebook page.

Reporting for BPARCS.com Jason Slone