Join the Dutch Springs Family!

Every person who works at Dutch Springs is an important part of the splashes and smiles our guests experience every day!  It takes a special kind of person who can combine a solid work ethic, a sense of fun and adventure, and stellar people skills with the Dutch Springs Customer Service attitude.  It’s a chance to make new friends and build relationships that will last a lifetime. We offer flexible scheduling, employee discounts, staff socials, and more!

For the safety of the current and future staff, we will be holding virtual interviews for all open positions.
Applications will be accepted and interviewing will begin in February, 2021.

Seasonal Positions

A variety of positions are available for our Aqua Park and Scuba Diving season, April through November.  Each position is integral to operating our park on a daily basis and giving our guests a memorable experience!

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Safety Staff

Keeping Dutch Springs Customers safe is our top priority!  Medics and Dive Professionals are welcome to become one of our Lake Safety Staff!

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Mascot Performer

Be the face of Dutch Springs!  Performing as our mascot is a great way to get out into the community and meet many of our guests!

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Internship Opportunities

Join one of our internship programs and get a hands-on approach of what it takes to make our park operate on a daily basis!

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Employment FAQ’s

15 yrs old at start of work for most positions. Exceptions are:

  • 16 yrs- Lifeguards and Sky Challenge Attendants
  • 18 yrs- Air Fill Attendants
  • 21 yrs- Medics and Lakestaff


Typically we:
– accept applications starting in February
– schedule interviews in March
– begin hiring for the new season in April

Each employee will go through multiple virtual interviews within the hiring process.

Shifts can start as early as 6:45 am and can end as late as 10:30 pm and are typically between 4 and 8 hours in length.

Your age, the position you are working and the schedule of your department will determine the time and length of your shift.

Minors, under the age of 18, may work up to 40 hours per week.  Employees 18 years of age and older are not limited to 40 hours per week.

Hours scheduled are determined between the park and employee.  During peak season, there are opportunities to work as many hours as you want.

In most departments, the only requirement is being 15 yrs old.  Employees must demonstrate maturity, professionalism and be safety concious.

Aqua Park Lifeguards:  Must be 16 yrs old and a Red Cross Certified Lifeguard prior to hire.  We do hold certification classes periodically throughout the year.  There is a fee for the class and certification does not guarantee employment.

Sky Challenge Attendant:  Must be 16 yrs old and pass a free ride attendant course we teach upon hiring.

Air Fill Attendant: Must by 18 yrs old and pass a free air fill attendant course we teach upon hiring.

Medics:  Must be 21 yrs old and PA or National EMT or Paramedic certified.

Lakestaff: Must be a scuba dive professional (assistant instructor, divemaster or instructor) and hold your own liability insurance certificate.

We have approximately 250 seasonal employees each season.

All Staff: Dutch Springs provides each employee with *two t-shirts and a hat.  You must provide pants or shorts that are free of holes, tears, logos and other wording. Close toed shoes with backs are required.  Additional uniform items, including sweatshirts and long sleeve t-shirts can be purchased at cost.

Lifeguards:  Dutch Springs additionally provides one bathing suit.

* Lakestaff and Medics will only be provided with one t-shirt.

Your staff name badge is a special pass you can use while you are employed!

Benefits include:
– Free Admission
– Free Fills for divers
– Free Gear and Watercraft Rentals
– 30% off Food and Retail Items
– Staff Parties with free food and fun!

*Your immediate family members (parents/siblings – or – spouse/children) get the same benefits!

Other benefits include: flexible working environment, opportunity to meet many new people from all over the world, being outside in a professional environment and rewards for exceeding job expectations!

Yes!  We have a limited number of internships available each year so send us your resume early!

We try to respond to all applicants even if it is a thank you for applying email or decline notice.  However, due to the overwhelming volume of applicants you may not hear from us as quickly as you like.  We only start notifying applicants once we begin scheduling interviews.

As soon as we receive your application, you will automatically be sent an email, confirming we have it.  We us an online system to manage all of our applications so you will find the majority of correspondence your receive will be by email.  However, we assure you we have a busy team behind the scenes reading your applications and looking for future employees!

Details of our current open positions can be found above. You will then be able to read more about the role.  If the position sounds like the one for you, click on the “Apply Now” button to complete the application form online.  Please don’t send a resume for our season positions.  For non-seasonal positions please fill out the online application first and we will notify you to send us a resume or other documentation.  Our vacancies change frequently so please don’t give up if your dream job isn’t available at this exact moment!

Staff Pages

Already a part of our family?  Let us help you stay informed!  Enter the secure staff portal for important information, employment paperwork and more!

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