Special Events Openings

Special Events Openings

Find the latest information regarding Knott's Job Fairs and Entertainment Auditions. You'll also find job listings for our seasonal events like Knott's Merry Farm and Knott's Scary Farm.



Job Fair – May 27, 2016


Knott's Berry Farm will be holding a Job Fair on Friday, May 27, 2016 from 10:00am to 7:00pm at the Knott's Employment Center. We are looking to fill multiple positions park wide.

Experience is not required for most jobs! We will train you. We are looking for outgoing, friendly individuals who are willing to deliver superior guest service. You must be at least 16 years of age for most positions. You must be able to comply with Knott's costuming and grooming standards. Must be able to obtain a food handler card if hired in a Food and beverage position.

TO APPLY:
Before attending the Job Fair, you must apply online by filling out our online application. After you apply online, please stop by in-person at the Employment Center on Friday, May 27, 2016 anytime from 10:00am to 7:00pm. You do not need to make an appointment. The Knott’s Berry Farm Employment Center is located at 8039 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620. To apply online CLICK HERE.



To view available positions, click on the links below.

Special Events and Auditions

Knott's is looking for people with an animated personality to entertain guests from all over the world. The Park Character Department is seeking individuals that will perform as Characters on the midways, in stage shows, for Public Relations events and picnics. You must be between 4'7" and 5'3" in height and weight must be in proportion to your height. Must be able to stand, move & perform minor choreography in full character costume for a minimum of thirty (30) minutes at a time, several times a day. In addition, you must have good body flexibility and love to work with children. Dance or acting experience is a plus, but not a requirement. Cannot wear glasses in costume. Contact lenses are acceptable. If this is you, we'd love to put you Center Stage!

A fun audition for this position will be required. Contact Tim Klega at (714) 220-5386 for more details.

TO APPLY:
A fun audition for this position will be required. Contact Tim Klega at (714) 220-5386 for more details.

MORE INFO:

Knott's is an equal opportunity employer. We support a drug free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.

We are looking for individuals with stage and show quality management experience!

This position will be responsible for overseeing cast performance for our Knott's Scary Farm Mazes, Streets and other show vignettes. Ensure and maintain performance quality. Must have good people and communication skills. Must be fully available for Knott's Scary Farm nights, rehearsals and hiring dates. Must be available nights and weekends.

TO APPLY:
Please apply by emailing your resume to employment@knotts.com. Please put “Resume for Cast Leader” in the subject line. Resumes are due by Friday, June 17, 2016.

MORE INFO:
Knott's is an equal opportunity employer. We support a drug free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.
If you like to dance, you may enjoy becoming a part of the Camp Snoopy Theatre Show. Knott's Berry Farm is looking for people with an animated personality to entertain and perform for guests from all over the world.

Requirements:
• Must be at least 16 years old.
• Must be between 4'11" and 5'3" in height with weight in proportion to your height.
• Education/experience in dance and dance technique a must.
• Ability to stand & perform choreography in full character costumes for thirty (30) minutes at a time, several times a day.
• Must enjoy working with children.
• Glasses cannot be worn in costume, but contact lenses are acceptable.

If you are interested, we'd love to put you Center Stage!

TO APPLY:
A fun audition for these positions is required. Contact Timothy Klega at (714) 220-5386 to set up an audition time and for more details. Please bring head shot/ resume to audition.

MORE INFO:
Knott's is an equal opportunity employer. We support a drug free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.