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jobby: Senior Animator, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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Ottawa, Canada – We are currently seeking highly specialized and uniquely talented animators who are willing and motivated to push the envelope of what is possible in order to create beautiful, memorable animation. The candidate will work on a very high profile and demanding animated series with worldwide exposure. Positions: Multiple Term of employment: Permanent… »

jobby: Storyboard Artists/Revisionists, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company is looking for in-house STORY BOARD ARTISTS/REVISIONISTS to join our team on one of our 2D productions. This position will report directly to the Director and AD. Responsibilities:… »

jobby: Head of Studio, Portfolio Entertainment, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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PORTFOLIO ANIMATION is seeking an energetic leader to join our team as Head of Studio. Reporting to the SVP Production, the successful candidate will be responsible to lead the day to day operations of the newly opened animation studio. Situated in the creative hub of Toronto’s King West district, Portfolio Animation develops animated concepts and… »

jobby: Storyboard Artists & Revisionists, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media – Vancouver is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows such as Kid vs. Kat and Martha Speaks. We are also proud to employ a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers.   We are currently crewing up for two… »

jobby: Key Animation Supervisor (Harmony), DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows such as Kid vs. Kat and Martha Speaks. Employing a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, our studio is full of talented and inspired professionals who are passionate about creating quality animation!… »

jobby: CG Crew, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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ATOMIC CARTOONS IS HIRING Atomic Cartoons is seeking CG Crew for a ground-breaking, extraordinary new show that needs extraordinary people! This iconic children’s series utilizes the publishing of the most recognizable music catalogue from the world’s biggest band – THE BEATLES. This is an unprecedented opportunity. If you’re interested in making history with us, and… »

jobby: Senior Lighting TD’s (Vray and Arnold), Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Waterproof Studios is looking for Lighting TD’s to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Lighter or Lighting TD in a production environment – Experience with V-Ray required – Experience with Arnold a bonus – Ability to work… »

jobby: Senior FX Artists, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Waterproof Studios is looking for Senior FX Artists to work on our photo-real game cinematics projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as an  FX Artist – Experience with Maya, Houdini and Real Flow – Experience with Arnold Renderer – Experience with Unreal Engine a plus – Ability to… »

jobby: Modelers and Surfacing Artists, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Waterproof Studios is looking for Modelers and Surfacing Artists to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Modeler and/or Surfacing Artist – Experience with Maya, MARI, Photoshop, Zbrush or Mudbox – Experience with Arnold Renderer – Ability to… »

jobby: Junior and Senior Animators, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Waterproof Studios is looking for Junior and Senior Animators to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Animator in a production environment – Experience with Maya and Motion Builder – Ability to work as part of a team… »

jobby: Contract Game Animator (Unity), Stitch Media, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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What is the project? Stitch Media is collaborating with the University of Waterloo’s Games Institute to create a mobile multiplayer game targeting iOS and Android devices. The core of the game is a turn-based one-on-one collectable card game. The art style is based on an ink-and-paper aesthetic, with primarily 2D assets/animations but minor 3D effects…. »

jobby: Editor, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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 Start Date: May (specifics, TBD) Job Title: Editor Job Type: Contract Salary: Based on experience. Reports to: Director Tangent Animation is making a feature film, working title ‘Run Ozzy Run,’ a canine comedy, which is also an exciting prison break picture! Senior staff at Tangent in Toronto were also senior staff on Toronto features like… »

jobby: 2D Digital Animators, Disney’s “the Lion Guard”, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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Ottawa, Canada – We are currently seeking talented 2D Digital Animators to work on Disney’s “The Lion Guard”. This is an exciting new Disney series based off the original feature film “The Lion King”. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated animators who want to work at the highest level of television animation. Pay… »

jobby: 2D Digital Animators, “Atomic Puppet”, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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Ottawa, Canada – We are currently seeking talented 2D Digital Animators to work on our very own in-house show “Atomic Puppet”, which will air internationally on Disney XD and in Canada on Teletoon. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated animators who want to work at the highest level of television animation. Pay is… »

Meanwhile, in Toronto: SO MANY JOBS!!!!!! TAAFI Job Fair coming up fast!

By Mike Valiquette
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 Canadian and US Studios Battle for Talent at Toronto Animation Job Fair TAAFI helps the booming Canadian animation industry connect with much needed talent   TORONTO, Ontario (April 20, 2015) – The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI) is pleased to announce the Animation Job Fair will be held on May 2 at George Brown… »

jobby: 3D Character Animators, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Start Date: June (specifics, TBD) Job Title: Animator Job Type: Contract Salary: Based on experience. Experience: Varied Tangent Animation is making a feature film, working title ‘Run Ozzy Run,’ a canine comedy, which is also an exciting prison break picture! Senior staff at Tangent in Toronto were also senior staff on Toronto features like ‘9’… »

jobby: DHX Halifax is hiring.

By Mike Valiquette
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BE different from the Rest! DHX Media (Halifax) enjoys its unique presence on the east coast. As the largest animation company in Canada’s Ocean Playground, we attract talented people who are passionate about animation, love adventure and want to experience all that life has to offer. Good talent is something we nurture, encourage and grow…. »

jobby: (Full Time) Senior Instructor: Animation and Concept Art

By Mike Valiquette
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About VFS VFS is a dynamic organization known for its innovative and responsive approach to education and training in entertainment arts. Since opening its doors in 1987, VFS has played a central role in developing both local and global Animation, Visual Effects, Film, Television, Games, and Design industries. We invite you to become a part… »

jobby: Full-Time Instructor: Animation and Concept Art, Vancouver Film School, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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About VFS VFS is a dynamic organization known for its innovative and responsive approach to education and training in entertainment arts. Since opening its doors in 1987, VFS has played a central role in developing both local and global Animation, Visual Effects, Film, Television, Games, and Design industries. We invite you to become a part… »

jobby: Teaching Assistant, Animation and Concept Art, Vancouver Film School, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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(Contract) Teaching Assistant: Animation and Concept Art About VFS VFS is a dynamic organization known for its innovative and responsive approach to education and training in entertainment arts. Since opening its doors in 1987, VFS has played a central role in developing both local and global Animation, Visual Effects, Film, Television, Games, and Design industries…. »

jobby: Previs Artist, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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 Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated A for Awesome. With six shows in production, there is always a genre or character to keep you interested and challenged. But we’re more than… »

jobby: Lead Character Designer, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vanocuver

By Mike Valiquette
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 Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated A for Awesome. With six shows in production, there is always a genre or character to keep you interested and challenged. But we’re more than… »

jobby: Animators, Arc Productions, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for Animators to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in a wide… »

jobby: Layout Artists, PiP Animation, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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PIP Animation is looking for layout talent.  Applicants must be fluent in Photoshop and able to work from home.  If interested and for more information, please send a link to your online portfolio to… »

jobby: Flash Animators, PiP Animation, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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Animators Required PIP Animation currently has 3 productions in-house and is looking for Animators. You can work either in-house or from home.   Requirements Work efficiently in Adobe Flash CS6. Demonstrate strong character acting. A good sense of timing. Complete animation from start to finish. Industry experience is an asset.   Responsibilities Responsible to our… »

jobby: CG Supervisor, Arc Productions, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for a CG Supervisor to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in… »

jobby: Junior Animator, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated A for Awesome. With six shows in production, there is always a genre or character to keep you interested and challenged. But we’re more than… »

jobby: Senior Lookdev/Shading Artist, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated A for Awesome. With six shows in production, there is always a genre or character to keep you interested and challenged. But we’re more than… »

jobby: Animation Supervisor, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Start Date: June (specifics, TBD) Job Title: Animation Supervisor Contract: careers@tangent-animation.com Salary: Based on experience.   Animation Supervisor Tangent Animation is making a feature film, working title ‘Run Ozzy Run,’ a canine comedy, which is also an exciting prison break picture! Senior staff at Tangent in Toronto were also senior staff on Toronto features like… »

jobby: 3D Artists, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Tangent Animation – feature film looking for 3D artists Tangent Animation is making a feature film, working title ‘Run Ozzy Run,’ a canine comedy, which is also an exciting prison break picture! Senior staff at Tangent in Toronto were also senior staff on Toronto features like ‘9’ and ‘Gnomeo + Juliet’ and are creating a… »

jobby: Animation Producer, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto based  entertainment company is looking for a PRODUCER to oversee the production of an animated  television series. They will work with the Director and lead a diverse team of artists and… »

jobby: 2D Paint Supervisor, Legend 3D, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Full-time The 2D Paint Supervisor’s primary responsibility is to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Clean Plate/Prep Comp team, ensuring that all the tasks are created according to the specifications outlined for productions they oversee. This role will require close partnerships with the production management team, VFX supervisor, and research and… »

jobby: Mid/Senior/Lead Level Clean Plate Artist, Legend 3D, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Location: Toronto, Ontario, Evenings Full-time To add value to our team as we grow at our new Toronto studio, Legend3D is currently seeking Mid, Senior and Lead level Stereo Clean Plate Artists. With a strong background in 3-D conversion on feature films, the Clean Plate Artist will use compositing techniques to create elements for use… »

jobby: I/O Technician, Legend 3D, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Full-time The I/O Technician is a technical resource responsible for all input and output to and from Legend3D.   The I/O Technician has a solid understanding of the internal pipeline and ensures that all their tasks support the pipeline. This position is part of the I/O Department and reports to the I/O… »

jobby: Render Wrangler, Legend 3D, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Full-time The Render Wrangler administers render job queues, checks and validates outputs of completed jobs, and reports any issues or failed jobs to the original submitter. This role troubleshoots issues regarding inconsistent or failed render nodes, reports critical issues as necessary and ensures the continuous running of the render farm.  … »

jobby: 3D Animator, L’Atelier Animation, Montreal

By Mike Valiquette
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English follows  Notre client, L’Atelier Animation, est présentement à la recherche d’un Animateur 3D expérimenté pour son studio de Montréal. L’Atelier Animation est un studio d’animation en existence depuis 2012 qui se spécialise dans la création de longs métrages d’animation 3D. Ils travaillent actuellement à la production du long métrage “Ballerina”. Sous la direction du Directeur… »

jobby: Assistant Leica Editor, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Guru studio, the award winning and internationally renowned animation facility in Toronto is looking for an Assistant Leica Editor to work with the Senior Editor on Leica’s, assemblies and other editing as required. Responsibilities: Assist Sr. Editor with day-to-day editing/post production duties Assist with Leica Edit (organization of panels / materials, leica assembly, track and… »

jobby: Freelance Flash Animators, Jester Coyote, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Jester Coyote Animation is a versatile and experienced boutique animation studio based in Vancouver, BC. Our artist driven studio works with a large collective of freelance and in-house animation professionals to create, develop, and produce a wide variety of projects, from commercials and music videos to television broadcast animation. Our work can be viewed by… »

jobby: CGI Generalist, ZINK, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Zink, a multidisciplinary agency and production house that specializes in design, brand identity, animation, commercial production, motion graphics and digital content creation, is seeking an experienced Senior CGI generalist to join our team. The CG Generalist will cover the general 3D tasks such as texturing, lighting, rendering and compositing for television series.PRIMARY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:… »

jobby: Technical Director, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Start Date: April (specifics, TBD) Job Title: Technical Director Contract: careers@tangent-animation.com Salary: Based on experience. Technical Director Reports to: Senior Technical Director Tangent Animation is seeking a talented Technical Director to join our growing team. Studio environment is fast-paced and committed to creating high-quality animation. Candidates should thrive as part of a team and take… »

jobby: Rigger, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Start Date: April (specifics, TBD) Job Title: Rigger Contract: careers@tangent-animation.com Salary: Based on experience. Experience: 2 or more years of production experience.   Rigger Reports to: Lead Rigger Tangent Animation is seeking talented Riggers with experience and knowledge of the principles of rigging to join our growing team. Working knowledge of Maya and/or Blender is… »

jobby: 2D Animators and Clean Up Artists, Cartoon Conrad, Halifax

By Mike Valiquette
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Cartoon Conrad Productions is on the hunt for a few more talented 2D animators and clean up artists! The project is based on the popular book “An Army of Frogs” a Kulipari novel, with the voice talents of Mark Hamill (Star Wars), Keith David (Crash), Wendie Malick (Hot in Cleveland) and Josh Keaton (Hercules). Would… »

jobby: TAAFI Launches TAAFI Animation Job Fair, May 2nd, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Gaming, Broadcast and VFX Studios Converge on Toronto for One­-of­-a­-Kind Animation Job Fair TAAFI, Toronto’s Animation Festival helps the booming Canadian animation industry connect with much needed talent TORONTO, Ontario (March 23, 2015) – The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International  (TAAFI) is pleased to announce the 2015 TAAFI Animation Job Fair to be held on… »

jobby: 3D Lighting Artist, Rocket Science VFX, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Rocket Science VFX is looking for talented lighting artists with other 3D generalist skills for our upcoming slate of projects. Job Duties: Responsible for shot lighting and rendering in a live-action VFX environment Help establish the over-all aesthetics through look development and R&D To work closely with both 3D artists and compositors to seamlessly integrate… »

jobby: Compositor, Rocket Science VFX, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Rocket Science VFX is looking to hire talented Digital Compositors for our upcoming slate of projects. Job Duties: The ability to seamlessly integrate 2D, 3D and live action elements in a photo-realistic way Solve problems under tight deadlines and fast shot turnaround Blue Screen/Green Screen Matte Extraction, Color-Correction and 2D tracking abilities, as well as… »

jobby: 3D Artist, Rocket Science VFX, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Rocket Science VFX is looking for talented 3D artists with a broad generalist skill-set for our upcoming slate of projects. Job Duties: Proven artistic ability across multiple CG disciplines including modeling, texturing, lighting, shading, look development and FX Understand shot composition, camera layout, shot blocking and tracking/matchmoving Strong communication skills to work creatively and efficiently… »

jobby: Experienced Flash Animators, Little Tugboat, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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“The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 2. We are looking to add to our talented crew. In the coming weeks we will be interviewing experienced Flash animators, several positions available.  Offering a four month contract with potential of another contract to follow. Please send your resume and online portfolio to opportunities@littletugboat.com Only… »

jobby: Key Animators/Posing Artists (Flash), DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. We are also proud to employ a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers.   We are currently reviewing applications from artists interested in joining our team as Key Animators/Posing… »

jobby: Storyboard Artists & Revisionists, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media – Vancouver is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows such as Kid vs. Kat and Martha Speaks. We are also proud to employ a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers.   We are currently crewing up for two… »

jobby: Senior Simulation FX Artists, AIC Movie, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Senior Simulation FX Artists AIC Movie is looking for talented simulation fx artists to join our team in Toronto to work on feature films. We are looking for artists who are expert level users of Houdini, Maya and Nuke. Must have a minimum 3 years of feature film experience, be a team player and have… »

jobby: Matter Painters, AIC Movie, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Matte Painters The Matte Painting Artist works under the supervision of the Lighting Supervisor. They are responsible for the technical planning of the work and creates missing objects and visuals that are necessary to the production.The Matte Painting Artist uses Mari, Maya and Photoshop. They use Nuke to finalize their work. The position requires a… »

jobby: Compositors, AIC Movie, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Compositors:AIC Movie is seeking experienced Nuke Artists for work at our Toronto Office Key Purpose of the Job: To seamlessly integrate all the elements of a shot, including live-action and CG elements. Compositors work closely with Visual Effects Supervisor to composite the numerous elements that complete a visual effects shot. Needs to Do: Green screen extractions…. »

jobby: Experienced Flash Posers, Slap Happy Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Slap Happy Cartoons is seeking experienced Flash artists to join their Key Posing team on Nerds & Monsters Season 2. Positions available immediately! Limited to Canadian citizens / BC residents, please. Contact george@slaphappycartoons.com  for… »

jobby: Producer, Nelvana, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Nelvana Limited A CORUS Entertainment Company Producer 12 Month Contract Position   The Producer is responsible for managing all physical aspects of production including; budgets, schedules and day-to-day operations. Working with the Supervising Producer they are responsible for ensuring productions deliver on time and budget meeting decided creative expectations.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Supporting creative vision and… »

Jobby: Production Manager, Little Tugboat, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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“The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 2. We are looking to add to our growing crew. In the coming weeks we will be interviewing qualified candidates for the role of Production Manager Skills/Qualifications: -excellent organizational, leadership & multi-tasking skills -track animation progress/workflow -data management -maintain/update tracking documents -liaise with animators & producers… »

jobby: VFX Artist, 9 Story Media Group, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the world’s most respected children’s channels.   Job Title: VFX Artist Toon Boom Harmony Job Type:… »

jobby: Flash Design Supervisor, 9 Story Media Group, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the world’s most respected children’s channels.   Job Title: Flash Design Supervisor Job Type: Contract Start… »

jobby: Senior Animators, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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We are currently seeking highly specialized and uniquely talented animators who are willing and motivated to push the envelope of what is possible in order to create beautiful, memorable animation. The candidate will work on a very high profile and demanding animated series with worldwide exposure. Positions: Multiple Term of employment: Permanent full-time employee –… »

jobby: 2D Prop Designer for Fangbone! Pipeline Studios, Toronto/Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for a Prop Designer to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. This exciting position is responsible for the original artwork and designs contributing to the overall look and feel of the show and delivering quality prop designs for a 2D show while reporting… »

jobby: 2D Animators for Fangbone! Pipeline Studios, Toronto/Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Come Surf with the Best! Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for 2D Animators to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. These exciting positions are responsible to create quality posing and animation for a high profile 2D animated television series while reporting to the Animation Director.   Job Responsibilities:… »

jobby: FX Animator for Fangbone! Pipeline Studios, Toronto/Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for a FX Animator to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. This exciting position is responsible to create quality FX animation for a high profile 2D animated television series while reporting to the Animation Director.   Job Responsibilities: Create quality dynamic FX animation… »

jobby: Layout Artist, Tangent Animation, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Start Date: April (specifics, TBD) Job Title: Layout Artist Job Type: Contract: Salary: Based on experience. Experience: 2 or more years of production experience. Tangent Animation is seeking talented 3D Layout Artists with experience and knowledge of the principles of character animation to join our growing team. Working knowledge of Maya and/or Blender is extremely… »

jobby: VFX Generalist / Animated Cartoon Technician, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company is looking for a multi talented, self driven VFX generalist to help build a library of visual FX for a smash-hit CG production television series.   Responsibilities: Primary… »

jobby: Shader Writer (mid-senior), Nitrogen Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nitrogen Studios is hiring for the Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg R rated, theatrical animated film Sausage Party. We are now accepting job applications. In order for your application to be seen please apply through our website at www.nitrogenstudios.com/jobs/shader-writer-mid-senior/ Position Overview: The position of Shader Writer requires a thorough knowledge of RenderMan, ideally with several… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Production Coordinator Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company is looking for a PRODUCTION COORDINATOR who is responsible for supporting the Production crew for an animated television series production. This role reports directly to the… »

jobby: Experienced Flash Animators, Little Tugboat, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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“The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 2. We are looking to add to our talented crew. In the coming weeks we will be interviewing experienced Flash animators, Several positions available. Please send your resume and online portfolio to opportunities@littletugboat.com Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please…. »

jobby: Atomic Cartoons Open House, March 12th, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic’s hosting a recruiting event and open house at their studio on March 12th, here’s the poster: If you’re in Vancouver and looking to work with some swell folks, here’s your… »

jobby: Designer(CG), Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 15 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos.   Our crew is made up of 250 of Canada’s most creative animators, directors, producers, and… »

jobby: CG Rigger, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception 15 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos.   Our crew is made up of 250 of Canada’s most creative animators, directors, producers, and writers,… »

jobby: Production Manager, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. We are also proud to employ a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers.   We are seeking a Production Manager to join our team in March/April 2015 for a… »

jobby: Storyboard Revisionists, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media – Vancouver is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows such as Kid vs. Kat and Martha Speaks. We are also proud to employ a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers.   We are currently searching for extremely talented,… »

jobby: Animation Revisionist (Flash Series), DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. With more than 250 employees and multiple projects on the go – including Looped, My Little Pony, and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs – we’re bustling! Our studio is full of talented and inspired… »

jobby: Character & Prop Designer, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. Employing a team of more than 250 of Canada’s top artists, our studio is full of talented and inspired professionals who are passionate about creating quality animation!   We’re hiring Character & Prop Designers with… »

jobby: Location Designer, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. With more than 250 employees and multiple projects on the go – including Looped, My Little Pony, and Littlest Pet Shop – we’re bustling! We have great events like our annual Art Show and Summer… »

jobby: 3D Character Rigger, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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3D Character Rigger Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto entertainment company is looking for a 3D CHARACTER RIGGER for a premier international animated TV series. Responsibilities: Use commercial and proprietary tools to rig characters, sets and props… »

jobby: Harmony Animators, Big Jump Entertainment, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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Looking for Animators to round out our crew for upcoming Prime Time Netflix series “F is For Family” starring Bill Burr and Laura Dern. Applicants must be Ontario Residents and Canadian Citizens. Animation starts mid-march and contract length is 14 weeks. Must have at least 3 years work experience as Harmony animator. Must have great… »

jobby: Animation Editor, Little Tugboat, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Little Tugboat is hiring! “The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 2. Animation Editor – Skills Required: -in depth knowledge/experience using Avid Media Composer -experience in animation editing -importing and exporting media to various codecs -consolidating locked edits using broadcast specifications for colour correction -intermediate knowledge of After Effects and Photoshop -basic understanding… »

jobby: Surfacing Artists, Arc Productions, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for Surfacing Artists to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in a… »

jobby: Riggers, Arc Productions, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in Toronto, Ontario Canada is looking for Riggers to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in a… »

jobby: Layout Artists, Arc Productions, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for Layout Artists for a short term contract. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in… »

jobby: Matte Painter, Arc Productions, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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POSITION OVERVIEW The Matte Painter creates digital matte paintings in the style of the show, working from visual direction provided by the Show Director and/or Art Director. This role works in adherence to budget and schedule constraints, and troubleshoots creative and technical issues as they arise. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES – Create digital matte paintings in… »

jobby: Arc Casts Recruiting Net Into American Waters

By Mike Valiquette
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It looks like exciting times at Toronto’s Arc Productions. They’ve always been a significant employer in the Toronto area, and have hired from outside of Canada on a few occasions before as well. But this announcement looks like they’re making a pretty aggressive push to recruit from an LA talent pool that has seen some… »

jobby: Studio Assistant, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Guru Studio is a creative-focused entertainment company renowned for developing and producing internationally acclaimed and highly successful animated shows.   Job Title:        Studio Assistant Department: Operations Reports To:    Studio Manager   The Studio Assistant’s primary responsibilities are to assist the Studio Manager with the day-to-day operations of the studio (office environment).   Responsibilities:… »

jobby: CG Compositing Lead, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 15 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos.   Our crew is made up of 250 of Canada’s most creative animators, directors, producers, and… »

jobby: Compositor, Tinman Creative, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Tinman is looking for an organized and hard-working compositor to work on a wide range of animation projects. We have a small team, and produce commercials, pre-school series and short content as well as adult/comedy shorts and series content. Duties: Compositing duties range from assembling and rendering simple comps (pairing character animation from Flash to… »

jobby: Program Head, Electronic Arts, Visual College of Art and Design, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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 The Visual College of Art and Design Vancouver (VCAD) is an innovative and dynamic Vancouver-based college of creative applied arts. Our Art and Design diploma programs cover the fashion, graphic and web design, interior design, and animation industries. We are currently seeking a full time Program Head for our Electronic Arts department. This department includes… »

jobby: Senior CGI Generalist, Zink, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Zink, a multidisciplinary agency and production house that specializes in design, brand identity, animation, commercial production, motion graphics and digital content creation, is seeking an experienced Senior CGI generalist to join our team. General Requirements: – Computer graphics, fine art, design or relevant degree/experience. – Background in 2D and 3D CG techniques, applications and computer… »

jobby: Key Animation Supervisor (Flash), DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows such as Kid vs. Kat and Martha Speaks. Employing a team of more than 200 of Canada’s top artists, our studio is full of talented and inspired professionals who are passionate about creating quality animation!… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, Nitrogen Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nitrogen Studios is hiring for the Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg R rated, theatrical animated film Sausage Party. We are now accepting job applications. In order for your application to be seen please apply through our website at www.nitrogenstudios.com/jobs/production-coordinator/   Production Coordinator The Production Coordinator reports to the Production Manager and Producer. Primary emphasis is… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Production Coordinator DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. With more than 250 employees and multiple projects on the go – including Looped, My Little Pony, and Littlest Pet Shop – we’re bustling! We have great events like our annual Art Show… »

jobby: Visual Effects Coordinator, Atmosphere Visual Effects, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Atmosphere Visual Effects is looking for a experienced Visual Effects Coordinator to join our new studio in Downtown Toronto, ON. As VFX Coordinator, your job will run the gamut of the vfx production process, including: Managing the progress of the VFX team’s work. Work with VFX Producer on creating and managing the shot schedule. Setting… »

jobby: CG Generalist / Animator, Atmosphere Visual Effects, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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JOB TITLE: CG Generalist / Animator Job Type:       Contract Position   Atmosphere Visual Effects is seeking an experienced CG Generalist/Animator to join our team at our new studio in Downtown Toronto, ON. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: Ability to execute a broad range of VFX tasks including look development, lighting, modeling,… »

jobby: Senior TD / Lighting, Atmosphere Visual Effects, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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JOB TITLE:    Senior TD / Lighting   Job Type:        Contract staff position   Atmosphere Visual Effects is seeking an experienced TD / Lighting Artist to join our CG team at our new studio in Downtown Toronto, ON. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: At least 3 year experience as a TD… »

jobby: Senior Hard Surface Modeler /Texture Artist, Atmosphere Visual Effects, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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JOB TITLE:    Senior Hard Surface Modeler /Texture Artist Job Type: Contract Staff Position Atmosphere Visual Effects is seeking an experienced Senior Hard Surface Modeler/Texture Artist to join our CG team at our new facilities in Downtown Toronto, ON. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: At least 3 year’s experience as a Hard… »

jobby: Storyboard Revisionist, Pipeline Studios, Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Pipeline Studios Storyboard Revisionist Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for a Storyboard Revisionist to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. This exciting position is responsible of coordinating with the Director regarding storyboard revisions and create revised storyboard drawings and panels for a 2D animated show.   Job Responsibilities:… »

jobby: Storyboard Artist, Pipeline Studios, Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Pipeline Studios Storyboard Artist Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for a Storyboard Artist to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. This exciting position is responsible to create quality engaging storyboards for a 2D animated show!   Job Responsibilities: Provide cinematic storyboards for a high profile 2D animated show…. »

jobby: 2D Prop Designer, Pipeline Studios, Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Pipeline Studios 2D Prop Designer Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for a Prop Designer to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. This exciting position is responsible for the original artwork and designs contributing to the overall look and feel of the show and delivering quality prop designs for… »

jobby: 2D Posing Artist, Pipeline Studios, Hamilton

By Mike Valiquette
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Pipeline Studios 2D Posing Artist Pipeline has an exciting opportunity for a 2D Posing Artist to join our production team on a high profile project in our Toronto/Hamilton studio. This exciting position is responsible to create quality posing for a high profile 2D animated television series while reporting to the Animation Director.   Job Responsibilities:… »

jobby: Nuke Compositor, Atmosphere Visual Effects, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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JOB TITLE: NUKE COMPOSITOR Start Date: Immediately Atmosphere Visual Effects is seeking an experienced Nuke artist for contract work at our new studio in Downtown Toronto, ON. Successful candidates will possess the following qualities: At least 5+ years experience in compositing for broadcast and/or feature films Advanced knowledge of Nuke essential Matte Painting abilities preferred,… »

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