Electronic Technician, Walt Disney World
Lake Buena Vista, Florida | Orlando, Florida
Would you like to walk through Disney’s Parks knowing that your work truly creates happiness? Have you ever wanted to “peek behind the curtain” to see how the electronics and technicians operate at Disney Parks & Resorts?
We’re looking for skilled, confident Electronic Technicians who can shoulder the responsibility of knowing they are responsible not only for the fun our Guests experience, but also for their safety. Ride and Show Technicians maintain, troubleshoot and repair the electronics, audio and computer-networked systems in Walt Disney World’s attractions and facilities. If this sounds like a challenge you’re ready to undertake, apply today to join the team!
Here are some of the top qualities that will help you achieve success in this role:
What I enjoy about working for Disney are the different opportunities, the challenges and the rewarding experiences, but that at the end of the day you see the happiness on the guests' faces. It makes me feel really good about what I do.- Carlos, Walt Disney World Engineering Services
ResponsibilitiesJob ID 645414BR Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States; Orlando, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted Mar. 04, 2019
Job Summary:The Walt Disney Company is a world-class entertainment and technological leader. Walt’s passion was to continuously envision new ways to move audiences around the world—a passion that remains our touchstone in an enterprise that stretches from theme parks, resorts and a cruise line to sports, news, movies and a variety of other businesses. Uniting each endeavor is a commitment to creating and delivering unforgettable experiences — and we’re constantly looking for new ways to enhance these exciting experiences. Bring your individual talents here and discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you’ve been looking for. “It takes people to make the dream a reality.” Walt was on to something when he said that, and it continues to ring true today. No matter the stage in your career, being a part of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts means being a part of a team where you help bring innovation to life through unsurpassed products, services and most importantly remarkable experiences. As a Cast Member you are the steward and connection to our legacy and the backbone of our thriving innovations. Join our team and watch your dreams come true.
Responsibilities:Responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting voice telecommunication systems along with Wi-Fi and TIMELOX equipment and associated devices and cabling
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Responsible for phones and associated devices including moves, installs, disconnects and troubleshooting of voice systems.
- Responsible for installation, troubleshooting and maintaining TIMELOX and Wi-Fi equipment.
- Responsible for installation, troubleshooting and maintaining CAT5, CAT6 station cable and copper cable plant.
- Understand and actively participate in Safety practices by following established WDW policy and procedures.
- Monitor power plant equipment.
- Perform other duties as assigned by management or lead technician.
Basic Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty independently, with minimal oversight, to industry and Company standards and expectations. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities needed:
- Minimum of 2 years hands-on experience required in the telephony field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Knowledge of voice systems.
- Avaya Red/Nortel/Cisco and associated peripheral equipment experience preferred.
- Outstanding attendance is a must.
- Regularly use a company vehicle.
- Lift up to 50 lbs.
- Have a valid Florida state driver's license.
- Understand the department is operational 24/7/365.
- Willing and able to work various shifts and overtime when required.Proficiency with Microsoft products
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Associate's degree or equivalent is preferred.
Additional Information:keyword: wdwcasting WDW Maintenance
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.
Paid Time Off
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