Cotumer Intern

“We make magic.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!
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Job Location:
Lake Buena Vista, FL
Position Type:
Costume Design and Technology












Costumer Intern
Disney Parks Live Entertainment
Lake Buena Vista, Florida



Job Summary:

“We make magic.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!

We Are…
Costuming, responsible for providing fully themed looks for our cast and characters that help bring world-famous Disney stories to life. Our teams develop, build, buy and repair costumes for locations across the Parks and Resorts segment. Our costumes appear on cast members and Characters world-wide; in all of our theme parks, resorts, on cruise ships and even in behind-the-scenes areas our guests never see.



Make an impact by…

Researching and supporting the manufacturing of new and replacement Entertainment costumes
Partnering and supporting the Costumer and/or Costume Pre-production teams
Participating in various projects including performer fittings, facilitating garment orders, attending design presentations and costume research

What you bring to this role…

Theater background in Costuming
Excellent oral/written communication and interpersonal skills
Strong computer skills with the ability and willingness to learn new programs
Ability to work with cross-functional teams

Basic Qualifications:

Proven experience in the Theater, Film or Fashion Industry
Strong proficiency in either Photoshop or Illustrator
Demonstrated planning, organizational and budgeting skills with attention to detail
Ability to be flexible with work schedule, including evenings and weekends

Preferred Qualifications:

Proven experience in creating technical design packs and/or knowledge of garment construction

Required Education

Currently earning a college/university degree as a junior or senior (up to 6 months after graduation) majoring in
Costume Design, Theatrical Costuming, Fashion or related field.

Additional Information:

Required application materials. All must be submitted for full consideration.

Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
Portfolio showcasing related skills and experience

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?Internship Eligibility:

Must 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 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
Must provide full work availability
Must provide own transportation to/from work
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)

Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are January to June 2020. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.

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Print This Role Description: Strong candidates may be invited to complete a phone interview. We strongly encourage applicants to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for a phone interview. Note that this role description will not be accessible once the posting is closed.

Additional Information:
The positions offered through this posting are all located at the Walt Disney World® Resort located near Lake Buena Vista, FL. A limited amount of company-sponsored housing may be available on a first-come, first-served basis.


About Walt Disney World Resort:

Since opening in 1971, Walt Disney World Resort has played an important role in many childhood and family memories. Today, hundreds of millions of guests from around the globe visit this magical place to enjoy a Disney vacation. Through a combination of creativity, innovation and technology, the resort immerses guests in classic Disney tales and new kinds of family entertainment. Drawing from a rich heritage of storytelling, Walt Disney World Resort cast members bring Disney magic to life through unmatched attention to detail and superior guest service.

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. Disney’s 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.