Universal Orlando is looking to hire 1,000 workers for the upcoming holiday season. The company needs team members to work in departments such as merchandise, food service and operations at its Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure theme parks. The jobs are varied and include roles such as ride attendant and balloon handler during the Macy’s Holiday Parade. The hiring begins immediately and will continue until all positions are filled, according to a Universal Orlando news release. New hires will receive a “Winter Blast Perks Package,” which includes two free theme-park passes and coupons for food and merchandise purchases. Applications can be filled online at Universal Orlando Jobs.