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Mechanic / Amusement Ride Assembler ($18-22/hr.)

Chance Rides Manufacturing
Wichita, KS
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Life is a roller coaster, so why not build one? Did you know for over 60 years, Wichita has been home to Chance Rides Manufacturing, one of the world’s TOP manufacturers of roller coasters, carousels, observation wheels, trains and other amusement rides? Wouldn't it be AMAZING to say you helped build one of the most exciting roller coasters in the world!

As we continue to grow, we are currently hiring for the position of Mechanic / Amusement Ride Assembler, with competitive pay, hiring bonus, 401k and full benefits!


  • Must have good knowledge of mechanical assemblies, electrical assemblies a plus
  • Must be mechanically inclined and highly skilled in using hand and power tools.
  • Requires high attention to detail and ability to read blueprints.
  • Candidate must be able to maintain 1st shift employment, work OT as needed, follow written and verbal instructions, work within production deadlines, work both independently and with a team of people, lift and carry up to 50 lbs. and pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check.

Preferred Skills: The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of heavy manufacturing assembly experience. Highly proficient with hand and power tools.

Chance Rides Offers:

  • Competitive wage of $18-22/hr. (commensurate with experience)
  • Eligible for $500 sign-on bonus after completing 90 days of employment
  • Comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision
  • COBRA continuation coverage reimbursement
  • 401(k) with company match
  • 90 day/annual Performance Reviews
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Perfect Attendance Awards Program
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program ($500)
  • Personal, Vacation and Holiday Pay

Chance Rides is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company Description
Chance Rides has been manufacturing a diverse product offering of trains, amusement park rides, trams and roller coasters for over 60 years, with continued family ownership. Our nearly 20 acre site with 310,000 sq. ft under roof is located in the heart of America, in Wichita, KS. Chance Rides employs a dedicated veteran team of skilled workers. Our products serve customers that include large theme parks (Six Flags, Universal Studios, SeaWorld, etc.), small to medium sized amusement parks, FECs, zoos and aquariums, and stand-alone attraction venues. We have manufactured, delivered and installed over 5,000 amusement rides, coasters and people movers, that have exceeded our customers’ requirements and expectations.

Chance Rides Manufacturing


Wichita, KS