Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Shanghai Disneyland to hire 5,000 cast-members as it opens in 2015

A short news about Shanghaî Disneyland coming from China's People's Daily newspaper:

"Shanghai Disney Resort has hired more than 300 Chinese professionals since it beganrecruiting one year agoand plans to hire a total of 500 by year's end.

The resort is expected to employ at least 5,000 when it opens in 2015 in the Pudong New Area,theme park officials said.

Most of the current hires are highly skilled professionals specialized in engineeringcreativedesign and other fields required for construction of the park.

Jobs are open to professionals from home and abroadbut most hires are expected to be fromChina due to the resortslocalization strategy.

Language proficiency in spoken and written English and Mandarin is required for most jobs."

Picture: copyright Disney

1 comment:

Marco Antonio Garcia said...

Considering that the Disneyland Resort has 20,000 employees, I guess that Shangai Disneyland very small or very understaffed.