jobby: 3D Modeler/Rigger, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio

A Corus Entertainment Company

3D Modeler/Rigger – Contract Position


Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company has an exciting opportunity for 3D Modeler/Rigger in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Modeling Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for creating digital models and rigging them for production:



  • Create digital models (characters, props and sets) and their associated rigs from 2D designs



  • 3 years experience using Maya in a production environment
  • Proficiency in polygonal modeling of both hard and soft surface meshes in Maya
  • Proficiency with either ZBrush or Mudbox
  • Ability to adapt to cartoony and realistic styles
  • Proficiency in unwrapping UVs
  • Proficiency in Photoshop
  • Understanding mesh topology for rigging
  • Prop rigging is required. Character rigging is recommended.
  • Experience with alembic workflow
  • Understanding of shading/rendering concepts in Arnold
  • Understanding of Mel or Python recommended
  • Positive work attitude and ability to work either unassisted or within a team
  • Strong communication skills

Interested applicants are invited to send a Demo Reel and Resume to:

Email Address:
*Please include 3D Modeler/Rigger in the subject line on your Cover letter.

*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Corus is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities

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