View Full Version : Busch Gardens are recruiting for Howl-O-Scream 2011

30-06-2011, 12:32 PM
Busch Gardens are recruiting people to help make their Howl-O-Scream 2011 more frightfully fun than ever.

Lend your unique talents to their “Scare Squad,” or check out the many positions available behind the scenes. No experience necessary. You must be available evenings mid-September through October.

So if you think you've got what it takes to be a Howl-O-Scream Entertainer II and meet the following:

Basic Requirements

Must be at least 18 years of age
Must be able to work from 5:00 PM to 3:00 AM on event nights and during some rehearsals
Previous performance experience is beneficial but not required
Many but not all positions require wearing make-up (provided by Busch Gardens). Some positions require wearing a mask (provided by Busch Gardens)
Costumes for characters will be provided by Busch Gardens and will remain the property of Busch Gardens
All applicants must attend a Howl-O-Scream audition to be considered
Must be available to work every night of the event
Must be able to perform assigned character for up to 2 hours at a time. Performance may include standing, walking or other strenuous physical activity.
Based on needs and availability some positions will not work every night of the event

Job Responsibilities

Creating characters to startle and scare guests at Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream
Consistantly performing the same scare repetitively throughout the night of the event (some scare positions may involve strenuous physical activity)
Being responsible for clocking in and out at the beginning and end of assigned shifts
Taking and implementing direction from persons of authority
Maintaining a tidy and safe work area
Working well with a diverse group of co-workers

You will need to fill out an online application prior to an audition. The form can be found here (http://careers.worldsofdiscovery.com/Scripts/PartTimeSeasonal/OpeningDetail.aspx?title=aemejn&locationID=1001&prev=%7e%2fScripts%2fPartTimeSeasonal%2fOpeningsLi st.aspx%3flocationID%3d1001)

Be sure to interview early... available positions will fill up quickly.

For more information and to see a video (NB not for the feint hearted )please go to Busch Garden Talents (http://www.buschgardenstalent.com/spooks.html)