Life Support Technician (Filtration Mechanic)

Life Support Technician (Filtration Mechanic)

SeaWorld & Discovery Cove //
Orlando, FL //
Posted on: September 13, 2018 //

Candidates considered for this position must be available to work between the hours of 2:30 PM – 6:00 AM (including weekends).

Candidates can be considered for positions at SeaWorld, Aquatica or Discovery Cove Water Quality Departments

This position includes the following benefits:

 Paid Time Off- Vacation, Optional Holidays, and Sick pay
 Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
 401K plan
 Voluntary Insurance
 Life Insurance
 Disability Benefits
 Dependent and Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts
 Employee Assistance Program
 Legal Assistance Plan
 SEA Employee Complimentary Park Tickets
 SEA Park Discounts on Food and Merchandise

Functions & Responsibilities

Essential Functions

Perform all basic tasks as related to the maintenance of the saltwater and freshwater systems.
• Perform basic filter and plumbing repairs
• Recognize normal system/equipment operations, required action, and notification, plus involvement in preventative maintenance programs

Other Duties & Responsibilities

• Perform proper water chemistry testing and understand results as it pertains to all systems
• Maintain highest standards of work area cleanliness at all times both in the life support systems and display area
• Perform other duties as required

Skills & Experience

Knowledge & Skills

Must be able to train on and properly use protective gear
• Must possess basic skills in reading, writing and math
• Must be able to complete provided CPR training/certification

Education & Experience

1 year operational experience in an aquatic life support facility or other water treatment facility, preferred
• Background in plumbing and pool service, preferred

Job Requirements

Physical Requirements

Must be able to wear respirator and pass pre-employment fitness test
• Must be able to pass qualifying swim test
• Must be able to stand for long periods of time
• Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 80pounds

Working Conditions

• Must be able to work in all weather conditions and temperature extremes
• Must be comfortable with heights
• Must be comfortable working around fumes/dust/odor
• Must be comfortable working around chemicals
• Must be comfortable with exposure to noise, vibrations and motion
• Must be able to swim and work in/around water

Salary & Benefits
Salary: $14.40-$23.25 hourly