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Facilities Maintenance Engineering Service Manager

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10009024 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Parks, Experiences and Products Date posted Sep. 22, 2022 Flex Type On-Site

- This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

Job Description

You might add capacity to the motors on electric carts, tend to an HVAC glitch, make repairs to fencing and concrete after a severe storm, or even replace a lightbulb for a guest – as a "facilities" professional, you do it all. So why not put your expertise to work in the happiest place on earth: Walt Disney Word Resorts. Our Facilities Maintenance Engineering Manager keeps the mechanical and electrical systems humming at our legendary resorts. You would join a dynamic team that takes immense pride in knowing that your work directly contributes to the joy our Guests feel when they stay at our and eat at our restaurants. If this sounds like you, please apply today!

The Facilities Maintenance Engineering Manager reports to the Manager-Engineering Services and leads up to 20 team members.


Disney's Facilities Maintenance Engineering Managers keep our hotels and restaurants in perfect order so our Guests can enjoy every moment they spend with us. That means that our Managers need to be familiar with plumbing, HVAC, kitchen mechanics, concrete, welding, painting, and carpentry, not to mention every kind of motor that could be found in a resort or restaurant. The Facilities Maintenance Engineering Manager leads a dynamic team of professionals who have the know-how to keep it all running. Every day as a Facilities Maintenance Engineering Service manager is different. On any given day you might:

  • Inspire your team of up to 15-20 union/non-union cast members to give their very best.
  • Pool the collective knowledge of the experts around you and "make the right call" once all the facts are in.
  • Work with outside vendors obtain proposals for work our own team cannot handle, then manage their output.
  • Create clear incident reports that will be referenced by your peers and leaders;
  • Meet with partners in areas such as housekeeping, front desk, recreation and back-of-house to understand their needs and provide them with excellent service.
  • Bend, duck, carry things, and walk up to five miles per shift – this is an active job, and our resorts and restaurants are essentially your offices.
  • Maintain preparedness for things like extreme weather, earthquakes or hurricanes.
  • Manage union contracts, balance staffing among the shifts, schedule vacations and monitor payroll

Basic Qualifications

Here's what you'll need to be successful at this job:

  • 5+ years of experience in facilities or kitchen maintenance.
  • 3+ years of leadership experience.
  • Passion for mentoring teammates and partnering with peers and leaders.
  • Experience corresponding in writing and in person, with people on all levels.
  • Have a coordinated and precise approach to troubleshooting.
  • Comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions, and handling the physical rigors of the job.
  • Well-developed processes for managing time.
  • Willing to work evenings, holidays, weekends and varying shifts.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Leadership experience in a unionized environment.
  • Knowledge of Maximo.

Required Education

BA or BS degree or equivalent experience.

Additional Information

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



About 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 Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business we call Parks, Experiences and Products.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. 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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