Fun-Plex
7003 Q Street
Omaha, NE 68117
(402) 331-8436
fun-plex.com

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  • Fun-Plex is the hottest summer job with the coolest perks!

    Ask any former employee, Fun-Plex isn’t just another job. It is an experience that you will take with you for a lifetime. We take summer seriously, and that means working really hard, learning a lot of new things, meeting new people, and having a ton of fun in the process!

    The Perks of the Job

    • FREE Employee Admission
    • Discounts for your friends & family
    • The best employee events… Swim parties, volleyball nights, mini golf tournaments, quiz nights, and much much more!
    • Grow with us… Opportunities for raises, promotions, and awesome incentives
    • Perfect first job… No experience, no problem, we train for all positions! (including lifeguards)
    • Build your resume… Our highly transferable “on the job” skills will help you prepare for your future professional and personal challenges.

    The best summer job in town isn’t for everyone.  Consider these important qualities to decide if you have what it takes to be the ideal “Plexer:”

    • Outgoing & Friendly… Our fun and exciting atmosphere is driven by employee energy. You should be prepared to smile, greet guests, and create a happy environment with every single encounter.
    • Committed & Dependable… With great fun comes great responsibility. Employees are expected to respect their schedules and show up on time. The perfect “Plexer” always goes the extra mile to help the team meet our goals!
    • Available and Flexible… We work on a short time frame so it is really important to have an open and flexible summer schedule. And our season doesn’t end when school goes back, all employees are required to work at least the weekends through mid-September.

    Fun‐Plex offers more out of a three month job than you will find anywhere else.  Click through the tabs above to learn more about the positions and how to apply!

    Please visit our job board to see our open positions.

    Please note Fun-Plex does not accept paper applications. All applications must go through our job board.

    Positions Available for Season Employment

    Admissions
    As an admissions staff member, you set the tone for the entire day for our guests. This position requires an extrovert personality. We are looking for individuals who are observably outgoing, energetic, and have a welcoming and friendly personality. You will use your infectiously positive attitude to greet and assist our guests with everything they need to have a great day at the park.

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Admissions Team Member:

    • Handle transactions for incoming guests, gift shop purchases, and rentals
    • Scan tickets and check bags at the front gate
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • Provide for an exciting day by greeting guests with enthusiasm
    • Interact with community groups and corporate picnic guests
    • Perform various tasks each day to keep the park clean and safe
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park.
    • Minimum Age: 16

    Ride Operator
    This position is for the safety conscious individual who loves to see people smile. Ride Park staff members are responsible for the efficient operation of our rides and for ensuring that each guest is greeted, instructed, and safely prepared to have fun!

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Ride Operator:

    • Complete comprehensive ride operator training
    • Attend scheduled training in-services
    • Assure guest safety before, during, and after ride operation
    • Provide for an exciting day by greeting guests with enthusiasm
    • Enforce rules in a strict, yet professional and friendly manner
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park
    • Minimum Age: 16

    Lifeguard
    As a lifeguard, you will use your certified knowledge to ensure a safe day of swimming for our guests. You will enforce park policies and utilize your training when scanning pools for distressed swimmers and dispatching sliders. Through the course of your shift you will be rotated through several water attractions and will be responsible for knowing and communicating all specific rules to our guests. Expect high exposure to sun and heat, as well as to wear your swimwear uniform for each shift.

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Lifeguard:

    • Complete a lifeguard certification course
      • Fun-Plex only accepts Starguard Certification. Certification requires a $175 fee, 20-30 hours of online pre-work, and a full day of in water safety training. Upon completion of training and testing, you will be Starguard Certified. ($100 for Starguard recertification yearly). Lifeguard certification fees are fully refundable for employees who remain employed in good standing until the end of the season. Fun-Plex provides this opportunity to selected candidates.
    • Attend scheduled training in-services
    • Scan pools to assure swimmers are safe and rules are being enforced
    • Dispatch swimmers from slides and assist in exiting attractions
    • Be knowledgeable and comfortable providing minor first aid
    • Be comfortable and capable of providing emergency medical care and life saving measures until EMS arrives
    • Enforce rules in a strict, yet professional and friendly manner
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park.
    • Minimum Age: 16

    Picnics
    Picnic team members have the importance task of keeping our corporate and large group guests happy. The perfect picnic team member doesn’t mind long days in the heat and can stand for extensive periods of time. You will balance your time between set up and cleanup of the large pavilions and serving beer/soda during a groups meal time. This position is very heavy with weekend hours.

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Picnics Team Member:

    • Set up chairs and clean tables inside the picnic pavilions
    • Serve beer/soda quickly and politely to guests
    • Trash removal
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • Provide for an exciting day by greeting guests with enthusiasm
    • Interact with community groups and corporate picnic guests
    • Perform various tasks each day to keep the park clean and safe
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park.
    • Minimum Age: 16, must be 19 to serve beer

    Food & Beverage
    When our guests have worked up an appetite, our food and beverage staff members are ready to serve! As a member of the F&B team, you will need to be outgoing, enthusiastic, and able to multi task, work as a team and handle a cash register. You will also have the extra pleasure of satisfying our guests’ hunger, with your courteous, speedy, and safe food handling skills!

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Food and Beverage Team Member

    • Manage cash and credit card transactions
    • Prepare and serve concession items while following food safety guidelines
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • Provide for an exciting day by greeting guests with enthusiasm
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park.
    • Minimum Age: 16

    Waterpark Concession and Bar
    As a part of the waterpark concession and bar team, you will need to be able to multi task and provide speedy service with enthusiasm! This individual is friendly, outgoing, and works well with a team. It gets hot out in the sun and this individual will be ready to provide the fun!

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Food and Beverage Team Member

    • Manage cash and credit card transactions
    • Prepare and serve concession items while following food safety guidelines
    • Prepare and serve alcoholic beverages
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • Provide for an exciting day by interacting with guests with enthusiasm
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park.
    • Bartending experience preferred but not required
    • Minimum Age: 19

    Grill Cook
    A day at a ride and waterpark is not complete until you get something good to eat! The grill cook will provide fast and friendly service preparing short order food items.

    Main Responsibilities and Duties of a Fun-Plex Food and Beverage Team Member

    • Prepare short order food items while following food handling safety guidelines
    • Stock kitchen daily
    • Maintain a clean environment and work area
    • Provide for an exciting day by greeting guests with enthusiasm
    • All Fun-Plex employees are expected to work outside their home department from time to time to ensure the success of the entire park.
    • Previous experience preferred but not required
    • Minimum Age: 16

    How old do I have to be?
    All employees must be 16 years or older.

    How much do you pay?
    Fun-Plex pay starts at $9 per hour for most positions. Opportunities to make up to $10 per hour are available for cooks, lifeguards, and bi-lingual staff.

    What if I have worked at Fun-Plex before?
    Prior employees will not be required to attend a group interview. If you are a prior employee and would like to join us again this summer, please email jobs@fun‐plex.com to receive more information.

    How do I apply?
    All applications must be submitted through our online portal. We do not accept paper applications. Click here to apply.

    What happens after I apply?
    Your application will be reviewed and if you are selected to move on in the application process, you will be contacted by a Fun-Plex representative and invited for a personal interview. Due to the amount of applications received, only candidates selected will receive additional communication from Fun-Plex.

    I have lots of activities and vacations planned for the summer, how flexible are the schedules?
    It usually isn’t a problem to accommodate a typical summer vacation or consistent activity.  However, keep in mind that all employees are expected to work as a team to cover their assigned shifts.  We pack a lot of business into just a short time, so if your schedule is unpredictable or you need extensive time off, this may not be the job for you.

    I want to apply to work in a certain department, but I don’t want to work anywhere else.  Is that okay?
    Nope, we are a team.  While you will spend the majority of your time in your home department, all employees should expect to spend at least a few shifts working in other parts of the park.