The Walt Disney Company Landscape Architecture Professional Internship: Fall 2019 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida
"We create happiness." That's our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you'll help inspire magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!
Walt Disney World Architecture & Facilities Engineering division provides strategic and project support for Walt Disney World facilities. We are responsible for the design of this portfolio of projects for Walt Disney World parks, resorts, water parks, roadways and back-of-house facilities. Each group provides discipline specific support through innovative design solutions and permit assistance on single and multi-discipline projects.
Responsibilities : Be a part of a transformative team and culture...
As a member of the Landscape Architecture team at Walt Disney World, your team's responsibilities will include: Landscape, Irrigation and Area Development (AD) design, specifically. AD includes themed paving, railings, and site furnishings. Familiarity with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and its application to the outdoor environment is important. In addition to the list of projects noted above, landscape architectural support of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is included. This can encompass design as well as installation support. In addition to working with the Architecture & Facilities Engineering design teams, there is a close working relationship with Disney’s Horticulture team. Your responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Research of existing conditions/documentation and data collection
Conceptual design through bid & construct document preparation
Field observations during construction
Basic Qualifications :
What You Bring to the Role:
Cumulative overall GPA of 3.0 or higher (Note: No rounding.)
Proficient with AutoCad
Must possess a valid US driver’s license
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office skills (esp. Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Availability to work various shifts commensurate with project requirements
Required Education :
Landscape Architecture major
Junior, Senior or Graduate student status by arrival date
Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree or Post Graduate degree at an accredited 4 year college or university
Company Overview :
The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.
Additional Information :
Must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
Must not have already completed one consecutive year of employment on a Disney internship or program
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must possess a valid US driver’s license
Must provide full work availability
Must provide own transportation to/from work
Must be compliant with The Disney Look at https://disneycasting.net/downloads/wdpr/DisneyLookBook.pdf
Current Active Disney Cast Members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World Cast Members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland Cast Members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months)
Location of position: This position has opportunities in Lake Buena Vista, FL
Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are June 2019 - December 2019. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.
Housing: A limited amount of company-sponsored housing is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Application Deadline: The deadline to apply for this internship is February 8, 2019.
Recommendation – Print This Role Description: Strong candidates may be invited to complete a phone interview. We strongly encourage applicants to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for a phone interview. Note that this role description will not be accessible once the posting is closed.
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Job ID: 625306BR
Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida
Job Posting Company: Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products