The Walt Disney Company Design Graduate Associate, Corporate - Fall 2018 in Burbank, California

The Disney Corporate Real Estate Design & Delivery team is a diverse and talented group of design and project managers from the architecture, design and construction industry. We create and construct innovative workplace environments that promote business success through comprehensive and thoughtful planning, innovative and sustainable design, and well-planned and timely execution.

Responsibilities : A Day in the Life…

  • Evaluate and document existing workplace environments and recent projects to understand qualitative and quantitative challenges and opportunities

  • Assist in production of presentations, conceptual plans, and test fits for potential new projects

  • Develop designs internally for smaller refresh and reconfiguration projects, under the supervision of the Senior Manager, Design

  • Participate in select projects and assisting in review of designs by external consultants

  • Support department initiatives, including standards program, environmental graphics procedures, and mapping program

  • Manage materials, furniture manufacturers and systems including maintenance of sample library and coordination with vendor representatives

Basic Qualifications :

What we are looking for…

  • Prior experience in a full-service architecture or design firm

  • Demonstrated proficiency in AutoCad

  • A portfolio review is required for this position. For full consideration, please include a link to your portfolio on your résumé. Applicants without a portfolio link on their résumé will not be considered as having a completed application packet and may not be fully considered for the position.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 1-2 years in a full-service architecture or design firm with direct exposure to conceptual planning, document delivery and construction observation for commercial office space

  • Demonstrated proficiency in digital illustration tools (such as Adobe software or SketchUp)

Required Education :

  • Master’s program in Architecture or Interior Design

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Preferred Education :

  • Accredited Professional Program

  • Additional course work in real estate or construction management

Additional Information :

  • The approximate dates of this internship are August/September 2018 through January 2019. There may be an opportunity to start earlier in the summer, if applicants are available.

  • 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 OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney. Professional Internship

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization.

  • 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).

  • Housing: Interns must provide their own housing.

  • Transportation: Interns must have reliable transportation to get to and from work for the duration of their internship program.

  • A portfolio review is required for this position. For full consideration, please include a link to your portfolio on your résumé. Applicants without a portfolio link on their résumé will not be considered as having a completed application packet and may not be fully considered for the position.

Job ID: 553258BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)