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Structural Engineer-Facility Asset Management(FAM)

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10079372 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted Apr. 24, 2024

Job Summary:

About the Role & Team

“We create happiness.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help encourage that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits and build the never-before-seen! Are you ready to join this team and make an impact?"

A Structural Engineer is a key member of outstanding professionals who make our Parks and Resorts safe, efficient, and brimming with"Magic."

This role reports to the Manager of the Sustaining Team

What You Will Do

Your role is to work as the owner’s representative or design team, to provide structural engineering design responsibilities for steel, concrete, and wood-framed commercial and industrial facilities. You will use your diverse experience in structural engineering in an industrial/commercial environment to define strategies for new structural systems as well as the long-term maintenance of structural components in buildings. Every day is different. On any given day, you might:

  • Perform condition assessments and develop design repair details to prolong an assets' life.
  • Coordinate Consultants hired to perform structural engineering.
  • Provide direction and ongoing design oversight to develop structural designs of building systems crafted by consultants. Design structural systems from small to large scale projects.
  • Perform peer reviews of structural designs by third parties.
  • Work closely with maintenance teams, operations and executives on the options to manage structural assets.
  • Compile construction documents and specifications.
  • Perform field investigations of older assets.

Required Qualifications & Skills

  • 5+ years experience in the design of steel, concrete, and wood structures.
  • Experience in the assessment of corrosion of steel structures.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of both technical (structural analysis) and administrative application software.
  • Experience presenting to partners who do not have an engineering background.
  • Ability to multi-task and self-motivate – you can keep many plates spinning, and can do so without being micro-managed.
  • Dedication to continuing education and ongoing training to improve and build your skills.
  • Flexibility to work some nights, weekends, and holidays, according to the project.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PE license in the State of Florida
  • Experience working with BIM360/Autodesk ACC


Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited curriculum

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 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 that includes three core business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, and Disney Experiences. 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 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, age, 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.

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