We are currently recruiting for the position of Automation Operator for Disney Cruise Line.


Operates stage scenic elements during shows. Conducts routine maintenance on all ship-wide automation and rigging systems. Operates Entertainment automation systems in the Walt Disney Theatre (WDT). Oversees and ensures that all rigging equipment is maintained in good order and is being used properly. Responsible for the maintenance and safe operation of the rigging equipment used in outdoor deck parties, including training in all rigging positions for the operation of the show. Assists in other duties and tasks as assigned by the Senior Technician WDT, including but not limited to Cast (Performer) changeovers, load ins/outs, new show installs, equipment tests, vendor support, movie premieres and company events.

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum five years recent show production/operation experience
  • Proven experience or qualifications in a theatrical/ Entertainment based rigging operation or role
  • Ability to work at heights and with heavy equipment required
  • Computer literacy
  • Experience in the operation of computerized automation control equipment
  • Knowledge and experience of hydraulics, electronics, electric motors, motor drives and controls, manual and automated rigging devices
  • Enjoy working in a high-volume, fast-paced, guest-service oriented environment
  • Be flexible with your work schedule, job duties and work locations
  • Appreciate diversity among guests and crew

The Agency is the agent and recruiting on behalf of Disney Cruise Line.