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If you have what it takes to scare, frighten and terrify people, Scarowinds wants you to be a part of our 2017 Army of Darkness Team! Now hiring demented souls to help terrorize guests at Scarowinds, one of Charlotte’s haunted locations! NOW HIRING Zombies, Vampires, Demented Clowns, Creepy Creatures, The Living Dead, and more. HURRY, we’ll be waiting…

Questions? Please contact Human Resources at 704-587-9006 or email us at jobs@carowinds.com.

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Monster / Screamster

Minimum Age: 16

Haunt Talent
Entertainment Department
SCarowinds Division


GENERAL SCHEDULE: Average hours per week: 16-20+ hours in September and October.

AVAILABILITY: Must be able to work most Fridays and Saturdays in September and October and other posted SCarowinds event dates.

PRIMARY PURPOSE: Screamsters/Monsters are individuals who perform general maze scares. Candidates must be outgoing, energetic, dedicated, exercise good judgment and remain safety conscience at all times. Position requires wearing makeup and or latex masks or applications. Role may require specific costume requirements.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING REQUIRED: Must be at least 16 years of age or older. Must be able to demonstrate basic acting ability and strong vocal tones.

PERSONAL TOOLS OR EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: You must supply the clothing worn under your costume. You may wear solid black or dark colored pants. The clothes you wear should be ones you do not value since the dye used in the costumes may run and could ruin your clothes. We suggest you layer your clothing underneath your costume for easy adjustment to the weather. Jackets, coats, etc. may not be worn over your costume. In addition, you must supply your own shoes and socks. Shoes must be a dark color such as black, or another very dark color. They should be comfortable shoes with a closed toe, skid resistant sole and flat heel. (No light colored athletic shoes, please). Shoes should not be flashy or attract undue attention because they do not coordinate with your costume. Socks or tights must be a dark color such as black, or another very dark color.

Scare Force Monster

Minimum Age: 16

Haunt Talent – Street
Entertainment Department
SCarowinds Division


GENERAL SCHEDULE: Average hours per week: 16-20+ hours in September and October.

AVAILABILITY: Must be able to work most Fridays and Saturdays in September and October and other posted SCarowinds event dates.

PRIMARY PURPOSE: Scare Force Monsters are individuals with some performance experience that are required carry out more advanced character scares in queue lines, different areas of the park, and out of park promotions as assigned. These characters will be heavily themed, and will wear makeup and or latex applications. Role also may have specific height and size requirements.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING REQUIRED: Must be at least 16 years of age or older. Required to have previous SCarowinds character or other theatrical acting experience.

PERSONAL TOOLS OR EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: You must supply the clothing worn under your costume. You may wear solid black or dark colored pants. The clothes you wear should be ones you do not value since the dye used in the costumes may run and could ruin your clothes. We suggest you layer your clothing underneath your costume for easy adjustment to the weather. Jackets, coats, etc. may not be worn over your costume. In addition, you must supply your own shoes and socks. Shoes must be a dark color such as black, or another very dark color. They should be comfortable shoes with a closed toe, skid resistant sole and flat heel. (No light colored athletic shoes, please). Shoes should not be flashy or attract undue attention because they do not coordinate with your costume. Socks or tights must be a dark color such as black, or another very dark color.

Make Up Tech 1

Minimum Age: 16

Make Up Technician 1
Entertainment Department


GENERAL SCHEDULE: Average hours per week: 16-20+ hours in September and October.

AVAILABILITY: Must be able to work most Fridays and Saturdays in September and October and other posted SCarowinds event dates. Must be able to work flexible schedule (to include days, shifts, hours), overtime when required.

PRIMARY PURPOSE: Create latex molds for event use as well as apply make-up and prosthetics to SCarowinds characters. 

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING REQUIRED: Previous experience with make-up application, theatrical make-up or prosthetic application required. Must be at least 18 years of age older.

LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE REQUIRED: Valid driver’s license.

PERSONAL TOOLS OR EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: N/A

Haunt Entertainment Production Tech

Minimum Age: 18

GENERAL SCHEDULE: Average hours per week: 16-20+ hours in September and October.

AVAILABILITY: Must be able to work most Fridays and Saturdays in September and October and other posted SCarowinds event dates.

PRIMARY PURPOSE: Help us build a living nightmare! Scarowinds, the Carolina's largest haunted attraction, has immediate openings for seasonal/temporary skilled workers and artisans. Apply as a Production Technician in the Entertainment Department to help us with one of the following skills: Theatrical Carpentry, Construction Carpentry, Scenic Art/Painting, Theatrical Crafts and Props.

We're looking for hard-working, team players to assist us in building Carowinds' annual Halloween Haunt. You must be 18-years or older to apply, and must be able to work weekdays, holidays and a flexible schedule. Must be skilled in safe and proper use of hand tools and power tools. 

More Info: Carowinds is an equal opportunity employer. We support a drug-free workplace and perform substance abuse testing and background checks.