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Walt Disney Company Reviews

Updated October 17, 2017
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  • It can be difficult to manage work/life balance (in 66 reviews)

  • many people working terribly long hours without proper compensation b/c understaffed (in 139 reviews)

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  1. "HR Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company culture. Work life balance. Fantastic perks.

    Cons

    Business is diversified across multi-industries. Need some time to learn the full picture.


  2. "Eh okay"

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    Former Employee - Parking Lot Attendant in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Parking Lot Attendant in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits discounts fun sometimes and outdoors

    Cons

    People management not enough breaks no medical leave when needed! The restrictions on body modification aka tattoos and piercings! They have too much to list

    Advice to Management

    They need to take a leadership class because they lack leadership and are extremely rude! Take time with your employees and see what they can do to help

  3. "Travel Agent"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    Loved my co-workers & park passes

    Cons

    Management wasn't always competent and there was obvious favoritism.


  4. "A Great Place for Growth"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    There really is a place for everyone. There are so many different areas to work in and a lot of amazing opportunities for growth and learning

    Cons

    If you're working in the parks, you're going to have crazy hours.


  5. "Network Engineer Intern - TWC"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Network Engineer Inter in Celebration, FL
    Former Employee - Network Engineer Inter in Celebration, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Park perks if you like, $25/hr is solid. Fantastic team to work with, I learned a ton about cisco and networking tech. Social networking opportunities abound.

    Cons

    Corp housing is trash. $600 to share a room. Better off looking elsewhere in Orlando! Doing projects for imagineering is not fun.

    Advice to Management

    My manager was amazing, keep it up.


  6. "Too many people"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    Passes, schedule flexibility and great coworkers

    Cons

    Parking No Holiday Weekend

    Advice to Management

    Managers managers need to come up with better forms of communication overall perks of working for Disneyland have gone down the drain.


  7. "Could be a great place but..."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    Perks/Benefits
    Some good leadership
    People are passionate about their work

    Cons

    Too bureaucratic
    Poor executive leadership
    Don't hold employees accountable which puts more pressure on those that do their work

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees' feedback. Don't leave managers in charge that are horrible leaders. Hold your employees accountable.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Financial Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Walt Disney Company part-time

    Pros

    The best is being able to go to Disneyland and their great benefits.

    Cons

    I didn't have any cons.

    Advice to Management

    None


  9. "Housekeeping Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, free access to theme parks and positive work enviroment.

    Cons

    Long days - minimum 10/12 hour a day

    Advice to Management

    Hire more employees and lower expectations


  10. "Statistical Associate"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    Great perks, very flexible, inclusive environment

    Cons

    Pay is higher for other companies but culture is worth it


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