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Manager Engineering Svcs

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 723254BR Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States; Orlando, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted 12/02/2019
This is a senior level position that is part of the Engineering Services / maintenance leadership team in parks or is part of the executive steering committee in resorts. The position is a leader of leaders and reports to an executive within Facilities and Operations Services (FOS) at Walt Disney World


The manager leads an organization of salaried leaders and hourly technicians that are both highly skilled and diversified. This teams range in size from 60 to 110 people (depending on the area) and the annual operating budget ranges from $8M to over $10M. The safety of the cast and guest is the manager’s first priority. The position requires a person to be nimble in thought and execution, they must be effective in leadership, management, technical aptitude and have strong relationship skills. To be successful, a manager must be able to provide the team with a vision and inspire them to achieve it. They will also have a strong understanding of the day-to-day operation and dive in where necessary to help manage the detail. They are required to execute multiple priorities on a daily basis and must be able to “switch gears” quickly.

Basic Qualifications

The manager is responsible for maintaining the physical integrity, reliability and show quality of the physical assets within their area of responsibility. In addition to leading the Engineering Services team towards this objective, the manager must effectively leverage internal resources and external contractors.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 or more years of experience in related field
  • Demonstrated strong business and technical acumen.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and interface with all levels of organization
  • Ability to access equipment pits, work platforms, cat walks, roofs and similar areas via ladder.
  • Ability to work in United States

Required Education

AS degree in technical field of study

Preferred Education

  • 10 or more years of experience in related field
  • BS degree in technical field of study

About Walt Disney World Resort:

Since opening in 1971, Walt Disney World Resort has played an important role in many childhood and family memories. Today, hundreds of millions of guests from around the globe visit this magical place to enjoy a Disney vacation. Through a combination of creativity, innovation and technology, the resort immerses guests in classic Disney tales and new kinds of family entertainment. Drawing from a rich heritage of storytelling, Walt Disney World Resort cast members bring Disney magic to life through unmatched attention to detail and superior guest service.

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 World Resort.

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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