The Walt Disney Company Stage Technician (Audio/Video/Lighting/Rigging) in Shanghai, China

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. As part of the Disney magic, Cast Members will have the opportunity to experience:

  • Memorable interactions with guests

  • An enjoyable, inclusive and equal working environment

  • A rich training program and a comprehensive range of benefits

  • A broad development platform with opportunities to advance and experience new fields while learning professional management skills

  • Advanced equipment and technology and complete infrastructure

  • An opportunity to create your own happiness through work

Disney Special Activity Hosts are responsible for providing convenient, careful, efficient one-stop VIP services to all distinguished guests. Starting from the itinerary planning, the guests can feel the magical journey beginning. This exclusive service will offer personalized planning to guests each time they visit Shanghai Disney Resort.

Responsibilities :

  • Stage Technician Assists Entertainment Department with:

  • Safe performance of live stage shows, including indoor, outdoor and special events

  • Detailed operation of audio/video/lighting equipment adhering to stage manager cues, timecode and/or self-cued events

  • Pre and post-show checklists

  • On Stage roles may be required to wear character costumes or a costume, wig, and/or make-up if visible to Guests

  • Operate designated stage and other live performances within the defined creative parameters

  • Hands-on operation and programming of entertainment audio/video/lighting equipment

  • Proper pre and post-show checks to ensure correct and smooth running of the events

  • Operate all required safety checks before, during and after performances

  • Report and assist with maintenance of equipment

  • Equipment installation

  • Maintain a clean working environment

  • Equipment staging

  • Loading/unloading of stage equipment

  • Manage show reporting and tracking through the “Esqwire” software application

  • Other work assigned by managers

Basic Qualifications :

  • Working experience of below one or more entertainment equipment, including audio, visual and lighting equipment:

  • Audio – 32-channel+ audio consoles, passive and active speaker systems, crossovers, EQ’s, wired and wireless microphone systems

  • Lighting – 2 DMX Universe+ lighting control consoles, automated lighting fixtures, conventional lighting fixtures, dimmer systems, DMX distribution systems, LED, gel, focusing

  • Video – 1080p video projectors, 15,000 lumen+ projectors, video playback servers, video editings

  • Controls – MIDI, DMX, TCP/IP, RS422, RS482, RS232 protocols, ability to define and program control sets for entertainment equipment

  • Stage Machinery – winches, performer flying, hydraulics, ProfiNET, automation console operation and programming

  • Experience with SMPTE timecode preferred

  • More than 3 years stage equipment management experiences

  • Working at Heights for some certain roles

  • Fluent in Mandarin

  • Conversational English

  • Must provide full availability for ongoing training throughout a two month period.

  • Must be available to work all peak seasons, and holidays

  • Available to work nights and flexible shift times

Additional Information :

Please note:

Shanghai Disney Resort will not authorize anyone or any third party to charge candidate. Please always reach to our official channels or platforms for recruitment relevant information.

Work Location:

  • Your work location is Shanghai Disney Resort in Chuan Sha, Pudong New Area, Shanghai.

  • You could take metro Line 11 to Shanghai Disney Resort.

Total Rewards:


  • You may only apply 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

  • We welcome disabled candidates to apply for our jobs

About Shanghai Disney Resort:

The resort is home to the Shanghai Disneyland theme park, as well as two themed hotels – Shanghai Disneyland Hotel and Toy Story Hotel, Disneytown, a large shopping, dining and entertainment district, a Broadway-style theatre, Wishing Star Park and other outdoor recreation areas. Shanghai Disneyland is a Magic Kingdom-style theme park featuring classic Disney storytelling and characters but with authentic cultural touches and themes tailored specifically for the people of China. As we continue to develop this magical destination, we’re looking for a variety of world-class professionals including front line Cast Members and an innovative development team to help our plans take shape.

Keyword: SHDRexperienced



Job ID: 577262BR

Location: Shanghai,China

Job Posting Company: Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products