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ATLANTA, GA (WTVM) -

Six Flags Over Georgia announced they will hire hundreds of employees during a two-week hiring blitz leading up to the start of park operation on Saturday, March 15.

In all, nearly 3,000 employees will be hired through the 2014 season, which is a 17 percent increase from 2013.

Six Flags White Water is also hiring. More than 600 positions are available at the best waterpark in the South. White Water opens for the 2014 season on Saturday, May 17.

Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and apply online at www.sixflagsjobs.com. Qualified individuals will be contacted for an on-site interview. No walk-up interviews will be available.

"Six Flags offers a career experience, along with both the fun of working at a world-class park and the satisfaction of providing guests with memories that will last a lifetime at both Six Flags Over Georgia and Six Flags White Water," said Director of Administration Debbie McGraw.

Six Flags Atlanta Properties is looking for applicants to fill a variety of job openings, including lifeguards, games attendants, culinary service, ride attendants, security, merchandise, retail, admissions and more. Entry-level, as well as supervisory positions are available to qualified applicants.

Six Flags White Water will expand its "guest-popular" Dive-In Movies in 2014 to include an all new entertainment stage featuring music, as guests enjoy the legendary Atlantic Ocean wave pool.

About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world's largest regional theme park company with over $1 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For more than 50 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions including up-close animal encounters, Fright Fest® and Holiday in the Park®. For more information, visit www.sixflags.com.

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