The area's premiere family attraction and resort just announced a massive hiring spree that could provide work for up to 1500 Capital Region residents for the upcoming 2023 season.

The iconic Steamin Demon rollercoaster at the Great Escape in Lake George
The iconic Steamin Demon rollercoaster at the Great Escape in Lake George


The perks alone may be worth it for some - team members get free park admission, paid training, and more.

If you're interested in joining the team at the Great Escape, here's what you need to know.

  • In a press release on Thursday, it was announced that interested candidates could visit the Great Escape's new-hire job fair, taking place on Saturday, March 25.
  • Be there from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Six Flags Great Escape Human Resources building at 33 Round Pond Road, Queensbury, NY 12804.
  • The Great Escape will provide food, drinks, music, and special there will be visits from our Timbertown gang.
  • All positions start at above minimum wage.

"Six Flags Great Escapes theme park opens for the season on Saturday, May 20, 2023. Enthusiastic, outgoing and responsible candidates are encouraged to apply today!" - Six Flags

Want to work where you play?  Here are the positions you may apply for!

According to the press release, both the theme park and lodge are hiring for all positions including, admissions, parking, housekeeping, food & beverage, ride operators, lifeguards, park services, maintenance, EMTs/security, and a variety of other exciting positions.

If you can't make it in person, you may be able to complete the interview at home.

Want to apply online?

All interested candidates are encouraged to visit to apply and complete interview questions remotely.

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Want to apply in person?

All interested candidates can apply online at prior to arrival;

For more information about the hiring process, candidates can click here.

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