7 Cool Jobs for Retirees Who Live Near Disney World
Upon retiring, many retirees decide to return to work out of necessity or to simply have something fun to do. Living in Orlando comes with unique and fun job opportunities. Your new job may also come with fantastic perks like merchandise and food discounts, and free tickets. Not to mention, Orlando is the coolest place to host family and friend visits. We’ve compiled a list of jobs for retirees who purchase a home for sale near Disney World.
1. Amusement Park Attendant
As a park attendant, you help manage rides, games, and various entertainment activities. If you’ve always enjoyed theme park rides, you can work as an amusement park ride attendant and board riding passengers and operate rides.
Many visitors prefer to catch a trolley or bus to their destinations. If you know the area well and enjoy driving this would be a great opportunity. Disney Magical Express gives tourist complimentary transportation to and from hotels, airports, and also provide luggage delivery.
3. Tour Guide
When you find a home for sale in Disney, you get to know the area pretty well. If you’re resourceful, enjoy meeting new people, and like to be on-the-go constantly, a job as a tour guide could be ideal for you. Adventures by Disney recruits adventure guides to take guests on tours of varying lengths for views of the region. Guides work trip-by-trip and food and lodging are provided while you work.
Work at a resort or park and make guest feel welcome, perform crowd control, and check badges.
5. Sales Associate
If you enjoy helping people, you can work in one of the many gifts shops, concessions stands, or outlet stores in the area. Selling tons of souvenirs, yummy food and beverages, discount clothing, and amazing customer service will be your top priority.
6. Disney Cast Member
If you love kids and entertaining the masses, you would be great as a Disney cast member. You’ll bring joy to many park visitors and be featured in countless family photo books.
7. Ticket Seller
As a ticket seller, you can sell travel tickets on buses, ferryboats, street railroads. You can also sell admission tickets at amusement parks, ballparks, and in stadiums.
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