Ride Operator


Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of rides at an amusement park, carnival or fair.


Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure safe and efficient operation of the ride or attraction
  • Provide excellent service to guests and facilitate a fun experience
  • Help guests get on and off the ride safely
  • Operate equipment according to training and safety procedures
  • Identify hazards and respond appropriately to prevent accidents
  • Work quickly and safely to minimise queue lines
  • Deliver accurate record keeping
  • Report all maintenance and safety issues to the correct personnel
  • Communicate with staff and management regarding improvements
  • Maintain a high standard of professionalism
  • Work among potentially high pressure environments


Growth: Stable

Education Pathways: SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism

SIT30116 Certificate III in Tourism