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Project Hire-Associate Project Controls Planner

Apply NowApply Later NOTE: We have a new application system, please create a new account if you have not done so yet when applying. Job ID 7122012920220517 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney Imagineering Date posted Aug. 11, 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:

Provide planning and scheduling expertise to all WDI project teams and functional disciplines.  Develop comprehensive implementation strategies and incorporate deliverables into project schedules.  Prepare project life cycle and master schedules. Integrate all schedules (design disciplines, vendors, production and construction) and provide a comprehensive project perspective. Monitor, evaluate risks and present recovery/mitigation plans to support turnover/opening schedule.  Perform earned value analysis when needed. Provide progress reports and management presentations, as appropriate. You will report to Executive Project Controls.

Job Overview-Internal :

Provide planning and scheduling expertise to all WDI project teams and functional disciplines.  Develop comprehensive implementation strategies and incorporate deliverables into project schedules.  Prepare project life cycle and master schedules. Integrate all schedules (design disciplines, vendors, production and construction) and provide a comprehensive project perspective. Monitor, evaluate risks and present recovery/mitigation plans to support turnover/opening schedule.  Perform earned value analysis when needed. Provide progress reports and management presentations, as appropriate. You will report to Executive Project Controls.

 

Responsibilities :

Under direct guidance of the project planning team:  

  • Help develop and status project schedules using Primavera and other scheduling software programs

  • Assist in preparation of project plans from scoping/strategy documents.  Incorporate deliverables and implementation strategies into project schedules as they evolve

  • Assist in development of comprehensive plans and schedules from multiple discipline drawings and specifications

  • Coordinate with division planners, contractors, and responsible team members to develop and integrate activity durations and logic sequences required to perform project work

  • Coordinate and integrate project schedule input from all internal and external project organizations and contractors

  • Adherence to all personnel policies and Company handbooks                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Basic Qualifications :

• Some hands-on Primavera and/or computer scheduling experience required
• Basic understanding of CPM scheduling and developing schedule logic.
• Basic knowledge of design, manufacturing, and/or construction
• Introductory knowledge and abilities to use graphic programs to assemble presentations and visuals plans desired.    

  
 

Preferred Qualifications :

 

  • Some experience in engineering/construction planning and scheduling and/or themed entertainment planning/coordination experience preferred

  • Knowledge and ability to use graphic programs highly desired. Also Adobe Acrobat, Blue Beam, CAD, Photoshop, Etc.

 

Required Education :

 

  • BS degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or equivalent 

 

Preferred Education :

The Team :

The 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 shop Disney e-commerce platform.

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 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, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. 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.
 

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 we call Walt Disney Imagineering.

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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