jobby: Background Painter, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

February 28, 2010

Type: Contract
Salary: TBD. Medical/Dental benefits available. RRSP plan available.
Start Date: Immediately.

Company Info: Mercury Filmworks is one of Canada’s most prolific independent studios and widely recognized as a leader in the 2D animation production industry for its benchmarks in quality, reliability, and innovation. It has helped bring to life many of the most memorable modern animated television and film properties including Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, Stella & Sam, Jimmy Two Shoes, Toot & Puddle, Ruby Gloom, Grossology, Harry & his Bucket Full of Dinosaurs, 6Teen, Gerald McBoing Boing, Curious George: The Movie, Fat Albert, and Looney Tunes: Back In Action. Mercury is proud to be associated with clients like Disney, Warner Bros., Universal, Cartoon Network Studios, Nickelodeon, Teletoon, YTV, Family Channel, and Treehouse.

Job Description: We are currently seeking experienced Background Painters to join our team.

Position Requirements:

  • Must have Illustrator experience.
  • Must have the ability to work efficiently and under pressure.
  • Must have the ability to work within tight deadlines.
  • Applicant must be a Canadian citizen and a resident of Ontario.

This position is an excellent opportunity for those who are motivated and professional. It is a highly independent position in a challenging yet casual, work environment with flexible work hours.  Please reference: BP-OT-0211 on the front, or in the subject line, of all submissions. Please note that due to the volume of resumes received only the most qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.  We kindly request applications be submitted via post, email, or fax only.

contact: jobs@mercuryfilmworks.com