Thunder Falls Family Waterpark
Employment Opportunities

Now accepting applications for the
2012 season!

Cooks and Kitchen Staff
Lifeguards and Ride Attendants
Office and Administrative Staff
Retail Operations

Thunder Falls Family Water Park is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable experience for both staff and guests. We are seeking individuals with the dedication necessary to provide that experience.

The Best Summer Job in Town!
Located in picturesque Mackinaw City, Michigan, Thunder Falls Family Water Park is Michigan's premiere outdoor water park. Home to 12 thrilling slides, Michigan's best wave pool, a relaxing lazy river, two kids play areas and much more, Thunder Falls Family Water Park isn't just a water park, it's an experience!

Where Can I Work?
You can definitely find something to match your personality and skills at Thunder Falls Family Water Park. Each season we hire lifeguards, ride attendants, cashiers, cooks, retail associates, groundskeepers, maintenance staff and office staff. Click here for a complete list of available jobs and descriptions.

The Benefits
Thunder Falls Family Water Park offers many benefits to enjoy while you're employed for the summer. Perks for seasonal employees include free access to Thunder Falls Family Water Park on days off; discounted admission tickets for family and friends; discounted meals at Thunder Café; paid training and orientation; discounts on retail merchandise; and more!

Before You Apply
There are a few things you should know before beginning the application process:

  • Employees are paid bi-weekly. Our work week is Sunday-Saturday.
  • All employees are paid via direct deposit. You are required to have a U.S. checking or savings account prior to the start of employment.
  • Employees who quit or are fired prior to the end of the season will have the cost of any training and licensing deducted from their final paycheck.
  • Employees will be required to purchase their uniforms. Uniform costs vary by department.
  • Grooming and attire headlines must be adhered to during all shifts. Please see the General Employment Information Guide for more detailed information.
  • General Employment Information
    For more detailed information on what to bring to orientation, grooming guidelines, work attire, work authorization and more, download our General Employment Information Guide.

    Ready to Apply?
    Download our application here.

    Submit completed applications to our corporate headquarters.

    By Mail:
    Thunder Falls Family Water Park Corporate Office
    Attn: Employment
    255 E. Brown. St., Ste. 310
    Birmingham, MI 48009
    By Fax:
    By Email:

    Please Note: The above link for our application will take you to a PDF form, which you can complete online. At the top of the application, there are Submit by Email and Print Form buttons. If you choose to submit by e-mail, a new e-mail message will open in your default e-mail provider with the application attached. Just hit 'send' and you're all set! If you prefer, you can print your completed application and fax or mail it to our corporate office using the contact information provided above. For more information, please contact us at