jobby: 3D Location Modeler, Guru Studio, Toronto

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guru-job board-animationGuru studio, the award winning and internationally renowned animation facility in Toronto is looking for a 3D Location Modeler to help bring the next batch of fantastic projects to life.


  • Interpret 2D artwork and model animation friendly locations to an appropriate scale
  • Set dress locations accordingly
  • Rig and organize the location as required by the animators and lighting department
  • Create UV maps with good use of space and minimal texture distortion
  • Make sure work is completed and delivered per schedule
  • Keep current on modeling techniques and technology and propose new tools/methodologies


  • 2 -3 years experience working as a 3D Modeler.
  • Extensive knowledge in modeling polygonal objects, using Maya, 3DS Max, and/or art packages.
  • Hard surface modeling skills (vehicles, buildings, props etc.).
  • Ability to communicate creatively and technically to your teammates
  • Strong 2D Skills is an asset.
  • Experience in Zbrush is an asset
  • Love for Character Animation!

To Apply:

Please email resumes and links to blogs, portfolios or reels (Vimeo preferred) to: with 3D LOCATION MODELER in the subject line.  Ontario and /or Canadian Citizenship Required.  Guru is an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your interest in Guru Animation Studio.  We hope to hear from you soon!


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