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WDW Workforce Management Industrial Engineering Internship, Spring 2023

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15 Sep 2022
WDW Workforce Management Industrial Engineering Internship, Spring 2023

Company Overview: At Disney, were storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team as a Professional Intern in any of our segments that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Department Overview: Workforce Management is an internal team that provides tools, systems, processes, and knowledge to optimize our workforce in an evolving and dynamic environment. We support our fellow labor, operations, and business partners, ensuring the success of our fellow team members. The Transformation & Strategy team, specifically, is responsible for using data analysis, tool building, strategic thinking, and partnering to create or improve operational processes for Workforce Management.

Our program is designed to develop you professionally and provide a wide range of opportunities to perform analytics that truly affect our business, Cast, and guests.


Make an impact by
  • Applying technical skills, statistics and analytics to support the forecasting and planning of Walt Disney World labor in changing business conditions. Types of analyses include forecasting, allocation, benchmarking, what-if scenarios, and impact quantification.
  • Analyze and model labor-related data using various mathematical and statistical approaches
  • Develop analyses and models to assess labor needs and measure the effectiveness of forecasting and planning
Basic Qualifications

What you bring to this role

These are the minimum qualifications you need to be considered for this position:
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills
  • Ability to effectively partner with team members while demonstrating strong communication and time management skills
  • Willingness to learn new software application
  • Ability to take initiative, independently manage projects, and build strong relationships with a variety of Cast
  • Creativity to approach problems in new, innovative way
  • Ability to articulate recommendations to Cast with a wide variety of backgrounds
Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior related work experience, including co-op/intern programs with a focus on problem solving
  • Proven knowledge and/or experience with Walt Disney Parks and Resort
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Tableau, SQL, or Python
Required Education

These are the minimum qualifications you need to be considered for this position:
  • Currently enrolled in a four-year Industrial Engineering or related program
Preferred Education

Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (Note: Cumulative GPA stated on resume and application must match cumulative GPA of current institutions transcript.)

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

Internship Eligibility:
  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within the past six (6) months
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Must provide full work availability for the duration of the term
  • Must provide reliable transportation during the duration of the internship
Location of position: Orlando
  • Positions will be located in Orlando, FL (Walt Disney World). This is subject to change pending company COVID guidelines and protocols.
  • It is the interns responsibility to make housing and transportation arrangements for the duration of the internship.
Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are January - May 2023 or January August 2023. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship they are offered.

We provide housing opportunities for Florida Based Professional Interns through American Campus Communities, for more information click here .


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Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida

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  • Job Reference: 712435354-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Walt Disney Company
  • Location: Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent