SCarowinds Character Talent
Charlotte, North Carolina
Job Category: Entertainment Shows/PerformersReq ID18810
CREATURE CASTING CALLS
FEAR is waiting for you!
Carowinds is searching high and low for the creepiest scare actors this side of the grave to join the Carolinas' largest Halloween event! Show us your drop-dead talent and prowl our midways with your fellow undead. Our unique interview style offers plenty of opportunities for you to scare us out of our wits—if you've got it, Haunt it! Candidates must be energetic, dedicated, exercise good judgment and remain safety conscious at all times. You'll also:
- Scare without touching by using the element of surprise where applicable.
- Entertain guests as a costumed character by bringing to life the personality of the specific character through hand/body movements and strong vocalization where applicable.
- Develop gestures and movements unique to the character.
- Wear complete costume provided. Do not switch costume pieces (including masks) with other characters.
Some of our amazing perks and benefits:
- FREE admission to Carowinds and other Cedar Fair parks!
- FREE tickets for friends and family!
- 10% discounts on food and 20% discounts on merchandise!
- Work with people from here, near, and from all over the world!
- Exclusive associate-only events!
Apply now if you're looking for a rewarding job that's also FUN! Carowinds offers convenient hours for high school or college students, retirees, or anyone seeking an awesome part-time opportunity. Our jobs can lead to a successful future by developing resume-building skills as well as gaining knowledge through training and work experience.
Positions are currently available for those who are 16 or older.
We are here to make people happy!! Carowinds associates are enthusiastic about their work because they create fun and memories to last lifetime! They are crucial to providing guests with a variety of engaging activities that reflect and uphold our core values of Integrity, Courtesy, and Inclusiveness.
- People who love helping others and will support the needs of our guests and associates.
- Good judgement and a commitment to safety.
- Ability to work and interact with people from diverse backgrounds.
- Individuals with a passion and excitement about Carowinds.
- Ability to demonstrate strong vocal tones & basic acting ability.
- Ability to scream and speak before large groups of people.
- Ability to maintain a calm demeanor during emotionally charged situations.
- Ability to wear costumes with masks, and/or heavy make-up.
- Ability to work in a dark or poorly lit area with special effects and atmospheric fog.
- Availability to include some weekdays, weekends, evenings, and holidays.