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Schlitterbahn is hiring 1,700 seasonal workers with $500 bonuses

New Braunfels, TX (April 8, 2021) – Schlitterbahn, the World’s Best Waterpark, today said it is offering bonuses for seasonal associates as it prepares to open for the 2021 season.

The park is offering $500 bonuses for all eligible seasonal associates. Job opportunities are available in all park operating areas, including Lifeguards, Housekeepers, Food and Beverage, Security and more. The park is looking for a diverse range of applicants of all ages including students, retirees and teachers for example who are looking for fun summer opportunities.

The bonus is the latest addition to a list of perks the park offers to seasonal associates. Perks include free admission to any Cedar Fair park, free tickets to Schlitterbahn Waterparks, competitive pay, flexible schedules, discounted meals and more.

Additionally, starting wages for many seasonal roles have increased to up to $13 per hour. Schlitterbahn hires associates starting at age 15 for some positions.

“Seasonal associates play an instrumental role in delivering on our commitment to creating memorable experiences for all our guests, and in order to attract and retain those associates, we need to offer competitive wages and benefits,” said Darren Hill, Schlitterbahn general manager. “For many associates, these jobs help pave the way for future careers and provide the skills, experiences, memories and friends that will last a lifetime. As a former lifeguard, I can attest to the career opportunities Schlitterbahn provides.”

For more information about seasonal employment opportunities and to submit an application, please visit

About Schlitterbahn Schlitterbahn is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world.

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark is the #1 Waterpark in the World for 22 years in a row. Located on the banks of the spring-fed Comal River in New Braunfels, Texas, Schlitterbahn’s flagship waterpark has 51 attractions on over 70 acres. Schlitterbahn provides a staggering variety of river rides, waterslides, and adventures from mild to wild.


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