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Water Sciences System Tech (Casual Temporary/Seasonal)

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10093715 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted Jul. 18, 2024

Job Summary:

About the Role & Team

Walt Disney World is looking for a Water Sciences System Technician. Your primary responsibility in this role is the operation of the Water Sciences water treatment systems and the monitoring of the water animal habitats. Performing checks on the systems components to ensure proper operations within design control ranges, interpret the data that is collected, and then troubleshoot and resolve system upset conditions. You will ensure adherence to strict water quality guidelines and set operational guidelines which is the basis of our aquatic animal health program.

You will report to the Water Sciences Operations Managers.

This is a Casual Temporary or Seasonal role with no guarantee of weekly working hours, as hours will fluctuate based on business needs.

What You Will Do

  • Daily checks/operations of the water filtration and disinfection equipment
  • Log keeping/report generation of system parameters
  • Water quality analysis
  • Test important Water Sciences components
  • Cleaning and debris removal from animal habitats
  • Minor maintenance/upkeep of system equipment used for water treatment

Required Qualifications & Skills

  • Desire to implement best practices, with focus on streamlined procedures and standardization where applicable
  • Demonstrated verbal skills
  • Heavy lifting up to 50 lbs required
  • Knowledge of PC-based software including Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of basic chemistry, biology, and physics concepts
  • Demonstrate excellent record keeping and documentation skills
  • Demonstrate ability to calmly deal with issues
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Positively interact with guests of WDW
  • Flexible work schedule including nights, weekends, holidays and overtime
  • Knowledge of water filtration, with an understanding of filters, valves, pumps and disinfection process
  • An understanding of SCADA control systems
  • Manage contracted service agents
  • Understand the basic principles of water chemistry as they pertain to life support systems (DO, pH, temperature, Nitrogen cycle, turbidity, ORP/HRR, oxidizers, algaecides, biological filtration, etc.)


  • High school degree or equivalent

Benefits & Perks

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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, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney champions a business environment where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a constantly evolving world.

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