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Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine building upon the skills you've learned in the classroom within a family of legendary brands passionate about creating world-class experiences on a global scale. Now, imagine yourself in a paid Disney Professional Internship.

Construction Management Intern, Fall 2023

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10038556 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Disney Parks, Experiences and Products Date posted Jan. 26, 2023

Job Summary:

Job Description

Facility Asset Management (FAM) and Buena Vista Construction Company (BVCC) provide construction project management services for the Walt Disney World Resort.

FAM focuses on maintaining the parks, attractions, rides, resorts, roads, retail shops and restaurants while preserving the overall show quality of the Walt Disney World Resort. Their world class construction management staff manages field aspects of construction projects including supervising field construction activities, ensuring the client's requirements regarding functionality and standards are met.

BVCC is Disney's in-house construction organization performing work exclusively at the Walt Disney World Resort. Scope of services include: providing construction management, general contracting, specialty, electrical and plumbing contracting. BVCC provides a broad spectrum of unique construction expertise, but heavily focuses on themed construction elements such as rockwork, themed paint finishes and fiberglass fabrication.

Your Role...

As a member of the Facilities Asset Management or Buena Vista Construction Company team, your responsibilities may include:

  • Support Construction Managers who administer the construction process before, during and after field implementation

  • Review drawings and specifications, project schedules, estimates, field changes, finances and punch list items with Project Leader

  • Document current projects by keeping meeting minutes, daily reports, attending on-site job walks and photo documentation

  • Coordinate site access and interface with contractors, operations, vendors and governmental entities

  • Develop an understanding of Construction Site safety and assist in preparation of Site Specific safety plans

What you bring to the Role: 

  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office skills (esp. Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • Availability to work various shifts commensurate with project requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • Successful completion of the Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship

Required Education

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree or Post Graduate degree at an accredited 4 year college or university majoring in Construction Management, Project Management or Engineering Management or related major

  • Junior, Senior or Graduate student status by arrival date

Preferred Education

  • Cumulative overall GPA of 3.0 or higher (Note: No rounding.)

Company Overview

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

Additional Information

Internship Eligibility:

  •  Must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program. 

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization

Location of position: This position has opportunities in Lake Buena Vista, FL

Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are June 2023 - December 2023. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.

Housing: ·We provide housing opportunities for Florida Based Professional Interns through American Campus Communities, for more information click here.

Application Deadline: The deadline to apply for this internship is February 9, 2023.

About Disney Parks, Experiences and Products:

The Disney Parks, Experiences and Products segment includes Disney’s iconic travel and leisure businesses, which include six resort destinations in the United States, Europe and Asia, a top-rated cruise line, a popular vacation ownership program, and an award-winning guided family adventure business. Disney’s global consumer products operations include the world’s leading licensing business across toys, apparel, home goods, 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 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 Buena Vista Trading Company, which is part of a business we call Disney Parks, Experiences and Products.

Buena Vista Trading Company is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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