Amusement Park Engineer

Amusement Park Engineer
Amusement park engineers develop the designs for new roller coasters and themed rides. The must have creativity and keep up with the lastest inddustry trends and innovate new techniques. They are responsible to make sure the rides are safe and yet bring the exciting experiences the parks are looking for to life. They develop the mechanical interfaces, structural supports and design the control systems that bring the ride to life. There are wide range of engineering disciplines that go into each ride design. The engineers design the systems that control the motion of the ride, coordinates the special effects of the ride and ensures the structual stability of the ride all while considering cost budget and theme of the ride.

Holand Code

IRC

Field/Cluster:

Engineering, Architecture, Science and Mathematics

Future Jobs Avail:

OK

Education Level:

4

Job Growth (%)

4

Annual Job Opening

22900

Lowest 10% Salary ($)

56270

Median Salary ($)

87370

Highest 90% Salary ($)

136550
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