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Internship

WDI Project Management Intern, Fall 2024

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Glendale

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Off-cycle Internship

Engineering•Glendale

Description

  • As a Project Management intern, you have the opportunity to work within the department responsible for tactical project management of small to large projects from blue sky to close out. Working under leadership at Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI), we are seeking a passionate individual fueled by curiosity, energized by relationships and motivated to drive continuous improvement that matters. Our Project Management team regularly interfaces with creative, technical, engineering and construction disciplines in the delivery of facilities, ride, show, and systems throughout the lifecycle of the project.

Requirements

  • Required Qualifications & Skills:
  • Proven ability to manage the project development process and documentation (shop drawings, document control, punch lists)
  • Full understanding of scheduling, budgeting and estimating
  • Exposure to or experience with hiring of outside vendors, professional bid packages
  • Experience with or support of large-scale construction projects (schools, hospitals, retail/office space)
  • Thorough understanding of the contract administration process (contacts, professional fees)
  • Ability to manage through conflict, complexity and to problem-solve issues to resolution
  • Ability to understand the needs of the client and to manage relationships between the owner/operator
  • Computer literacy (Word, Excel, Power Point, Keynote)
  • Ability to take direction, adapt to change, establish relationships, and work in a team environment
  • Required Education:
  • Currently enrolled as a Junior or higher, or graduated within the past 6 months, from an accredited college/university, earning a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Engineering, Architecture Project Management Engineering, or related field
  • Eligibility Requirements & Program Information:
  • Candidates for this opportunity MUST meet all of the below requirements:
  • 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 must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months at time of application posting OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Internship.
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have not completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
  • Possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Have reliable transportation to/from work
  • This internship will be located in Glendale, CA
  • The approximate dates of this internship are May/June 2024 through January 2025
  • Must provide own housing for the duration internship program

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assist in managing the entire scope of a small project or self-contained and definable scope of work
  • Assist in scheduling, estimating, budgeting within project scope
  • Coordinate information by collecting and verifying document change information for presentation of solutions
  • Assist in presentations to management on project status
  • Facilitate relationships; communicate verbally and in written correspondence for presentations to the project team, vendors, and consultants

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Glendale