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Disney Parks & Resorts Reviews

Updated February 19, 2018
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Disney Parks & Resorts CEO Robert A. Iger
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  • Long hours and late nights- got very tiring after a while (in 222 reviews)

  • Specifically trying to re-sell Cast Members broken merchandise at a 90% discount (in 189 reviews)

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  1. "Paid with Pixie Dust"

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    Former Employee - Reservation Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Former Employee - Reservation Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits! Great Atmosphere! Great Managers! Great Experiences!

    Cons

    Unable to live off the salary... the pay off was in pixie-dust!

    Advice to Management

    Review current pay scales for all positions, most call centers pay more than single digit hourly rates now.


  2. "Reservation Specialist for the Walt Disney Travel Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good hours, decent pay, call center environment

    Cons

    You have metrics you have to meet

    Advice to Management

    Pay the people who stick with more they deserve it

  3. "business analyst role in disney"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Disney Parks & Resorts (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great work place .. lot to learn and explore ,great benefits,fun, remote ,flexible

    Cons

    Management was sometime ,micromanaging,no remote


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Best"

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    Former Employee - C M in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - C M in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time

    Pros

    Perks, benefits, park entrance, way to grow within the company. Healtg benefit, activity, 401k, exclusive activities, good salary, gym, great discounts

    Cons

    The long hours, the weather, the people in general sometimes. Its basically being on call twenty four hours seven days a week

    Advice to Management

    No


  5. "Photopass"

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    Former Employee - PhotoPass Photographer in Anaheim, CA
    Former Employee - PhotoPass Photographer in Anaheim, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Free Admission, Great benefits, Always busy never bored, big cast: make lots of connections and friends

    Cons

    Working nights and holidays(but paid time and a half for most holidays), work was exhausting(but worth it most of the time), Big cast which makes it hard for managers to be a big presence but it's understandable.


  6. "Great experience builder"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Anaheim, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Anaheim, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Resources and tools available; employee activities

    Cons

    Limited upward mobility beyond lower management levels


  7. "Working there was an absolute blessing and I am going to miss my many friends"

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    Former Employee - Coal Miner in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Coal Miner in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    *The people you meet
    * The happy kids
    * The loving staff

    Cons

    Trying to get some annoying kids and parents off your back

    Advice to Management

    nothing

  8. "Very good"

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    Current Employee - Safety Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Safety Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Here working hours and conditions as per rules and also wage are better than other countries

    Cons

    We hopeful to this I successful to find job through this application

    Advice to Management

    It's better


  9. "Was Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time

    Pros

    Was very good to me, always a joy

    Cons

    Not really anything I can mention


  10. "Disneyland Resort"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Disney Parks & Resorts full-time

    Pros

    Very collaborative environment.
    Networking is encouraged at all levels
    Offers good work/life balance
    Benefits are out of this world
    CEO is one of the best in the world

    Cons

    Sudden changes that usually include cuts/layoffs...even when your part of the business is making money.


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