LibrarianApply NowApply Later Job ID 884148BR Location Glendale, California, United States Business Walt Disney Imagineering Date posted Dec. 16, 2021
Disney Parks, Experiences and Products (DPEP) is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company where Disney’s stories, characters, and franchises come to life through Parks and Resorts, toys, apps, apparel, books, and stores. Disney’s global consumer products operations include the world’s leading licensing business across toys, apparel, home goods, and digital games and apps; the world’s largest children’s publisher; Disney Store locations around the world; and the shopDisney e-commerce platform.
About the Department:
The Disney Creative Research Center team facilitates tools and resources for the Disney Parks, Experiences and Products community that enhance the development of creative and compelling products, processes, and techniques. The Disney Creative Resource Center provides access to its collection of reference books, periodicals, Disney DVD library, trend services, and trade publications, as well as Disney product reference material such as model sheets and style guides. An additional resource is the Disney Consumer Products Archives, which houses a collection of drawings and product-related production art, photographs, slides, and maquettes.
- Responsible for the cataloguing and processing of library books and periodicals.
- Assist with reference and research requests and basic library operations.
- Assist with the organization and processing of artwork, archival product and related resource materials in the archives.
- Experience with Sirsi/Dynix or other library catalogue software systems
- Knowledge of Dewey Decimal Classification system and Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Previous library experience; research and cataloging experience
- Experience working with artwork and/or archival materials
- Familiarity with asset management and controlled vocabulary systems
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to follow instructions and work independently
- Detailed oriented
- 3+ years experience
Candidate should be a graduate of a Library and Information Science program at an accredited university or college with experience in reference, research, and working with collections of traditional and non-traditional materials.
- Master’s degree or equivalent in Library and Information Science preferred.
Benefits and Perks: Disney offers a rewards package to help you live your best life. This includes health and savings benefits, educational opportunities and special extras that only Disney can provide. Learn more about our benefits and perks at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/benefits
About Walt Disney Imagineering:
Founded in 1952 as WED Enterprises to design and build the world’s first theme park — Disneyland — Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) is where imagination and creativity combine with cutting-edge technology to create unforgettable experiences. WDI is the creative force that imagines, designs and builds all Disney theme parks, resorts, attractions and cruise ships worldwide. Imagineering’s unique strength comes from its diverse global team of creative and technical professionals, who build on Disney’s legacy of storytelling to pioneer new forms of entertainment. The Imagineers who practice this unique blend of art and science work in more than 100 disciplines to shepherd an idea all the way from “blue sky” concept phase to opening day.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Imagineering.