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Sr Safety Professional

Walt Disney Studios
Anaheim, CA 92805

Sr Safety Professional

Job ID 708464BR Location Anaheim, California, United States Business Disneyland Resort Date posted 10/29/2019
They climb to the top of Space Mountain to check on fall protection. They make sure our Disney princesses are secure when they wave from a float in the Main Street parade. They check the air quality in our kitchens and in the barns that house our horses. They are Disnelyand Resort Sr Safety Professionals, and they do a job that is as invisible as it is essential. Do you have the skills to be one of them?

As a Sr Safety Professional, youd join a dynamic, team that has a passion for spotting problems and the know-how to mitigate them. Our Sr Safety Professionals truly enjoy keeping others safe, and the diversity of opportunity at Disneyland Resort is unrivalled in the industry. If this sounds like an opportunity for you, please apply today!

The Sr Safety Professional reports to Team Leader, Safety.


Think about it: Guests who come to our Parks and resorts trust us with their children, and the families of our co-workers trust us with their loved ones. This really puts into perspective just how vital safety has been to Disneys success over the years. Our Sr Safety Professionals have earned a seat at every table and are involved in all aspects of Parks operations, from the blueprint stage to ongoing maintenance. Sr Safety Professionals work in every area of our Parks and Resorts, from kitchens, hotel rooms and attractions, to veterinary clinics, horticultural shops even our massive laundry facilities. Youd be part of a matrix-style team where all levels of leadership work towards incident reduction through the development and implementation of smart, targeted safety initiatives.

Every day as a Sr Safety Professional is different! On any given day, you might:
  • Insure the ergonomic safety of our dancers, stunt people, performers and puppeteers
  • Find new ways to keep beloved characters like Mickey Mouse cool on hot summer days
  • Embed in a team thats building a new attraction, starting with blueprints and working through to opening
  • Deliver findings good or bad to leadership, because they trust our Sr Safety Professionals to be completely candid at all times
  • Grow your career by attending conferences and other learning opportunities Disney encourages this!
  • Check emergency egress, smoke detector placement and fire door functionality in a luxury resort
  • Work mostly outdoors your office is Disneyland
  • Analyze injury and illness data, prepare presentations on trends and mitigation plans, then share them with your peers/leaders
  • Work independently or as part of a team, often on the same day
  • Identify opportunities to improve safety in areas such as manufacturing, production, warehouse, transportation, F&B, lodging, construction, entertainment and attractions
  • Enjoy the perks and benefits of working for The Walt Disney Company, including movie screenings, deep discounts on things you can really use, and free entry to our Parks using your Gate Pass!

Basic Qualifications

Heres what youll need to be successful at this job:
  • 5+ years of industrial safety experience in a related industry such as petrochemical, construction, maintenance, manufacturing, hospitality, entertainment/theatrical, transportation, distribution/warehouse;
  • Knowledge and hands-on application of regulatory standards, best-practices and guidelines, such as confined space, hazardous energy, incident investigation and root-cause analysis;
  • Keen eye to recognize hazards and propose mitigations;
  • Since you must be clearly understood at all times, excellent written, verbal and communication skills are essential;
  • The confidence to work independently, and the confidence to be part of a team;
  • Ability to solve problems sometimes in areas outside your realm of expertise and work within an ever-changing, sometimes ambiguous environment;
  • Develop and deploy analytics and trends to improve safety;
  • Proven project management, planning, organization and prioritization skills
  • You are an influencer you know how to get things done by being consultative, and by resolving conflicts;
  • Passion for training and mentoring others;
  • Ability to:
    • stand for 8 hours or more
    • walk several miles in a day
    • work in inclement weather
    • wear personal protection equipment
    • lift/carry equipment
    • climb steps, ladders and scaffolds
    • work in confined and/or dark spaces
    • work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays and evenings

Preferred Qualifications

It would be great if you also had:
  • Basic ergonomic, industrial hygiene and/or food safety experience;
  • Proficiency in a second language;
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)

Required Education

  • A four-year degree in occupational safety and/or health, industrial hygiene, life science, physical science or engineering required.
  • Advanced degree in occupational Safety & Health or a related field desired.
We greatly value service in any of the US Armed Forces.

Additional Information:


About Disneyland Resort:

When Walt Disney opened Disneyland on July 17, 1955, he said he hoped it would be a source of joy and inspiration to all the world. Since then, the Disneyland Resort has welcomed more than 800 million guests, expanding to become an approximately 500- acre, multifaceted, world-class family resort destination, complete with two renowned Disney theme parks, three hotels and the exciting shopping, dining and entertainment area known as Downtown Disney District. Through a combination of creativity, technology and innovation, the resort brings storytelling to new heights, and Disneyland Resort cast members play an integral part in bringing that Disney magic to life for thousands of guests every day.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disneys stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Disneyland Resort.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.


Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-30

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