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Ride Technician, Electrical & Instrumental

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 712838BR Location Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China (Mainland) Business Shanghai Disney Resort Date posted May 14, 2020

Job Summary:

Complete preventive / corrective maintenance and troubleshooting for Attractions (rides) electrical and controlling system.


  • Qualified Electronic Technician to perform preventative maintenance on a wide variety of Electronic Systems used for Ride and Show Control.
  • These systems include: Power Distribution up to 600 volts, Lighting, AC/DC Motors, Relay Logic, Hydraulic and Pneumatic Control Circuits, Variable Speed Motor Controllers, Programmable Logic Controllers, Lighting and Audio/Video Control Devices, and Closed Loop Servo Systems.
  • Desired experienced in Animation repair and troubleshooting.
  • Individuals will be responsible for performing Startup/Shutdown sequencing of equipment, Preventative Maintenance Procedures, and Fault Isolation of failed systems.
  • This is a field service position which may include work from ladders and elevated platforms, as well as some confined spaces.
  • Shift hours and days off to be determined.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 6+ years working experience in instrumentation or electrical system; Demonstrated trouble shooting skills, as well as continuous improvement maintenance skills
  • Able to read logic diagram.
  • Maintenance Experience working with JV or MNC is preferred.
  • Experience in Instrument maintenance or electrical maintenance.
  • Working experience in amusement facilities and hold the certificate is highly preferred. Technician in Metro line and Aircraft Company is preferred.
  • Being familiar with PLC control and hold electrician certificate, or being familiar with Rockwell / Allen Bradley system is good.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to interact with various levels within the company. (Front Line Maintenance Staff, team lead, Managers etc.)
  • Energetic and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Committed/reliable – reports to assignments on time, with required tools and materials, and prepared for work
  • Guest and customer focus
  • Team Behaviors and Spirit of cooperation
  • Good communication skills with fellow Cast Members, operators, management.
  • Available to work all shifts (i.e., 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift), weekends and holidays as deemed required by management.

Required Education

  • Vocational school or above (Electrical or automation Engineering is preferred)

Additional Information:

As one of the worldwide leaders in family entertainment, Shanghai Disney Resort delivers legendary service and a lifetime of memories for our guests. Joining us in a new world of fantasy, imagination, creativity and adventure involves creating happiness for the millions of guests who visit our Resort each year. Whether your career journey here is onstage or backstage, there are almost unlimited opportunities for growth and personal development at Shanghai Disney.
* We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and welcome applications from candidates with disabilities.
* Specific benefits vary between different roles and may be adjusted according to company policy.
* Shanghai Disney Resort does not charge a fee to submit job applications and has not authorized any individual or company to charge to do so. Please always check our official channels or platforms for the most relevant recruitment information.

Employment Benefits:

Salary: your salary consists of a base salary + service bonus + floating year-end bonus
Social Insurance: You are entitled to five social insurances and one housing fund
Overtime and allowances: In addition to statutory overtime (depending on your position) you may be entitled to a high temperature allowance and a night shift subsidy
Catering subsidy: You are entitled to one free meal per day on days that you are working
Accommodation: You have the opportunity to live in a dorm with Wi-Fi and air conditioning or to receive a living allowance
Vacation: You are entitled to paid annual leave and paid sick leave
Insurance: We buy supplementary medical insurance for you and your children. You can also enjoy group life insurance
Free Park Entry: While you work for Shanghai Disney Resort you will have the opportunity to enter the park with your family and friends for free
Disney Discounts: you are entitled to discounts on designated Disney products, resort F&B and ticketing
Health checkup: You are entitled to a free health checkup once a year

Learning and development opportunities:

Learning: you will be taught a range of international professional skills, including corporate culture, service skills, and more.
Career Development: Promotion opportunities are transparent and are dependent on your own efforts. You can also apply for internal transfers should you wish to develop yourself in another part of the company. With Hotel, Food and Beverage, Fire Safety, Security, Merchandise, Park Operations, Disney University and Operations training opportunities across multiple industries, there will always be development opportunities for those who want them at Disney.
Activities: Disney provides Cast Member with a range of volunteering opportunities as well as fun clubs for basketball, tennis, yoga, Disney Run, Music, Drama, DIY and more as a way to help you connect with your colleagues and network in a fun environment.

Application Process:

Apply online -> Interview over email -> Accept Employment -> Onboard
Please note: You may only apply for this position once in a six-month period. If you have applied within the last six months, please log in to your account to view your current application status.

Work Location:

You will be working at Shanghai Disney Resort in Pudong, Shanghai. You can take metro Line 11 to Shanghai Disney Resort station or take one of our many shuttle buses. The shuttle buses can be taken from one of several central areas across the city every day. You can find out more information during your onboarding process.

Keyword: SHDRexperienced

About Shanghai Disney Resort:

Shanghai Disney Resort, the first Disney resort in Mainland China, is a place where friends and families can escape together to a whole new world of fantasy, imagination, creativity and adventure. The resort is home to the Shanghai Disneyland theme park; two themed hotels; Disneytown, a large shopping, dining and entertainment district; a Broadway-style theatre; Wishing Star Park and other outdoor recreation areas. Shanghai Disney Resort Cast Members provide world-class service to guests, and the resort brings classic Disney stories and characters to life with authentic cultural touches and themes tailored specifically for the people of China. Shanghai Disney Resort offers something for everyone – thrilling adventures, lush gardens where guests can relax together and enriching interactive experiences.

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 Shanghai International Theme Park Company Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Shanghai Disney Resort.

Specific benefits vary between different roles and may be adjusted according to company policy. Shanghai Disney Resort does not charge a fee to submit job applications and has not authorized any individual or company to charge to do so. Please always check our official channels or platforms for the most relevant recruitment information.

It is the policy of the Company to provide equal opportunity for all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, family status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, covered veteran status, intellectual or physical disability, pregnancy, nationality/ethnicity, migrant worker status, carrier of infectious diseases status, or any other category of persons to the extent provided by law. The “Equal Employment Opportunity” in this policy extends, but is not limited, to recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff/ termination, rate of pay, and other forms of compensation, education, and training.

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