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

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Nelvana Studio A Corus Entertainment Company 3D Modeler/Rigger – Contract Position Toronto 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:   RESPONSIBILITIES: Create digital… »

jobby: 3D TD Compositor, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Limited A CORUS Entertainment Company 3D TD Compositor – Contract Position Toronto, Ontario Nelvana Limited has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Director specializing in Compositing in our Toronto office. Applicants should have a minimum 3 years of professional experience as a Compositor, using node-based production level compositing software. They must be proficient in… »

jobby: Producer, Guru Arcade, Toronto

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Producer – Arcade 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 Producer who is responsible for implementing and managing Guru’s interactive / web-based content. This role reports directly to the President and EVP,… »

jobby: 3D Layout Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

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3D Layout Artist 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 Layout Artist who is responsible for laying scenes with 3D Assets and environments reflective of the story. This role reports directly to… »

jobby: 3D Pre Viz Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Guru Studio, the animation powerhouse behind global hits Paw Patrol and Justin Time, is looking for a Pre Viz Artist who is responsible for assembling scenes with 3D Assets and environments reflective of the storyboards. This role reports directly to the Pre-Viz Supervisor, all from our state-of-the art downtown Toronto studio! Responsibilities: Complete a quota… »

jobby: Junior Production Accountant, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Junior Production Accountant Guru Studio, the animation powerhouse behind global hits Paw Patrol and Justin Time, is looking for a Junior Production Accountant who will assist the Production Accounting staff with a goal to working independently on productions. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with an accounting background who would like to break into… »

jobby: Storyboard Supervisor, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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Storyboard Supervisor RESPONSIBILITIES: Work closely with Director and production team Launch storyboards with Storyboard Artists and Director Review boards from Storyboard Artists and with Director and give revision notes Manage animatic reviews/edits with Director Responsible for generating new panels and executing board revisions. Managing the revisionist to stay on schedule Address Client comments on animatic… »

jobby: 2D Pose Artists and Animators, Smiley Guy Studios, Toronto

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2D Pose Artists & Animators, Smiley Guy Studios, Toronto Hey.  Are you the talent we need?  Smiley Guy Studios is looking for creative talent to join our upcoming production, Corner Gas Animated! – We need animators and posing artists with advanced/intermediate knowledge of Adobe Animate CC (Flash) – For Animators: Both Puppet and Traditional animation… »

jobby: 3D Animator, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio – A Corus Entertainment Company 3D Animator – Contract Position Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a 3D Animator in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Animation Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for:   RESPONSIBILITIES: Work closely with the Animation Director to bring our characters to life. Character performance… »

jobby: 3D Layout Artist, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio – A Corus Entertainment Company 3D Layout Artist – Contract Position Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 3D Layout Artist in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Layout Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of the Layout for production:   RESPONSIBILITIES: Create all camera moves… »

jobby: 2D Animator, Yowza! Animation, Toronto

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2D Animator Job description: We are currently looking for talented animators to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding high profile series. Start date: May 2017 Term of Employment:Full-time in-house Salary:based on experience… »

jobby: 2-D Pipeline TD, Yowza! Animation, Toronto

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Responsibilities and Duties: Direct development resources to build software systems and tools to support production. Collaborate with the Head of IT and Production Teams to prioritize project goals. Work with the Project Manager to integrate the Pipeline with the in-house tracking software. Maintain and troubleshoot technical issue with the Pipeline. Work with a positive, productive,… »

jobby: Lead Character Designer, Yowza! Animation, Toronto

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Yowza Animation is seeking a Lead Character Designer to work on a really exciting upcoming kids show for Nickelodeon. We’re looking for portfolios that show a strong understanding of human/creature design, a strong and flexible design sense, good posing, face and hand expressions, and strong turnarounds.   Responsibilities -Assisting our Design Supervisor in leading the… »

jobby: Production Manager, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Title: Production Manager Guru Studio, the animation powerhouse behind global hits Paw Patrol and Justin Time, is looking for a Production Manager who will be responsible for supporting the Producer with all aspects of a 3D series. This role reports directly to the Line Producer. Responsibilities: Organize, attend, and prepare detailed notes for production meetings… »

jobby: Studio Coordinator, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Title: Studio Coordinator Date: May 2017 Guru Studio, the animation powerhouse behind global hits Paw Patrol and Justin Time, is looking for a Studio Coordinator! This fast-paced role will require a dynamic individual who can help keep the Studio running smoothly. This role reports to the Studio Manager. Duties Include: Assisting with administrative and operational… »

jobby: Texturer/Shader, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company Texturer/Shader – Contract Position Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a Texturer/Shader in our Toronto office. Reporting to the series Art Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in maintaining the established art direction on a 3D series. RESPONSIBILITIES: Texturing/Shading/UV mapping of sets, props and… »

jobby: 3D Lighting Technical Director, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio, A CORUS Entertainment Company 3D Lighting Technical Director – Contract Position Toronto, Ontario Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a 3D Lighting Technical Director in our Toronto office. Reporting directly to the Art Director and Technical Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for creating high quality Light rigs required for series… »

jobby: Creative/Art Lead (Interactive), Guru Studio, Toronto

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CREATIVE / ART LEAD 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 and arcade company is looking for a CREATIVE LEAD for the interactive department. The successful candidate will be directly responsible for overseeing the creative development… »

events: 2017 Animation Job Fair, Toronto, April 29

By Mike Valiquette

TOMORROW!!!!!! TAAFI did one of these a couple years ago, and it was a madhouse. This time around they’ve teamed up with CASO and it looks like it’s going to be another doozy! So if you’re looking for work, just want to connect with people, or even just look around at what the other studios… »

jobby: Senior Technical Director, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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SENIOR TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Industrial Brothers is looking for a Senior Technical Director to create and support pipeline and artist tools for series animation production.  The studio environment is friendly, fast-paced, and nimble. It’s an exciting opportunity to be a part of building a studio from the ground up.   Responsibilities: Research, design, develop and test… »

jobby: Line Producer, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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Line Producer – Job Description Industrial Brothers is hiring! We are looking for an experienced full-time in house Line Producer. The Line Producer is responsible for managing the schedule and budget of the production. Reporting to the Head of Production, the Line Producer will be tasked with overseeing all aspects of the series from script… »

jobby: Cinema 4D Generalist, Boost Agents, Toronto

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Cinema 4D Generalist We are looking for a Cinema 4D artist to join our team. The role will require a solid working knowledge of: 3D high-poly modelling     -Procedural texturing for both organic and non-organic objects -Texture mapping -Advanced lighting techniques -Optimising Rendering -Working with render farms Please apply to apply@boostagents.com with portfolio, rate… »

Startoon Cartoon Podcast, featuring Brett Jubinville, Stephanie Kaliner and Brandon Lane

By Mike Valiquette

The second episode of the new Startoon Cartoon Podcast is online, and, as warned, I’m sharing it here. This week’s episode is an almost 2 hour long conversation with 3 amazingly talented and pretty darn candid human beings. Tinman Creative Studio‘s co-founder and creator of Super Science Friends, Brett Jubinville Writer, comedian, and creator of… »

jobs: Layout Artists, Yowza Animation, Toronto

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Yowza Animation – Layout Artists Job description We are currently looking for talented layout artists to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated layout artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series. Start date:  March 2017 Est. End date: TBD… »

jobby: CG Supervisor, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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CG SUPERVISOR Responsibilities: Work with the Director & Art Director to find creative solutions to technically challenging tasks with the available resources Identify areas of R&D for the show, and guide artists on path to solutions Work with Production to manage the day to day of the team Work with Production to create bids in… »

jobby: Art Director, Nelvana Ltd, Toronto

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Nelvana Limited, A CORUS Entertainment Company Art Director Contract Position Toronto   Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for an Art Director in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Producer, the successful candidate will be responsible for collaborates with the Director to establish the look of the series and ensure episodic consistency. Duties… »

jobby: After Effects/Motion Graphics Artist, Tangent Animation, Toronto

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Tangent animation is looking for a senior After Effects / Motion Graphics artist for a feature film contract. Candidate is ideally skilled in both Motion Graphics and Visual Effects compositing workflows. Feature film experience is a plus. Responsibilities: – Design and creation of Motion Graphics elements that will be integrated into CG feature film shots…. »

press release:BOAT ROCKER/INDUSTRIAL BROTHERS ANNOUNCE NEW SERIES MASTER TOY PARTNERSHIP WITH FISHER-PRICE

By Mike Valiquette

New Original Series Kingdom Force solidifies early-stage partnership with Fisher-Price as part of an innovative strategy for funding multiplatform IP TORONTO – March 21, 2017 – Boat Rocker and Industrial Brothers today announced a master toy partnership with Fisher Price as part of a unique development strategy for their ambitious new original series, Kingdom Force…. »

jobby: Storyboard Artists, Yowza! Animation, Toronto

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Yowza Animation is looking to hire Storyboard Artists for our work on an exciting CG action-comedy production. This is a wonderful opportunity to join our growing team that encompasses talent from the highest experience levels in the industry to juniors being motivated and mentored in a positive, supportive, fun, fast-paced environment. Job description: Storyboard Artists… »

jobby: Prop Designers, Elliott Animation, Toronto

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Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few Artist owned and managed studios that is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability. We are looking for Prop Designers to add to our team. •Designers needed… »

jobby: Senior Character Designer, Elliott Animation, Toronto

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Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few Artist owned and managed studios that is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability. We are looking for Senior Character Designers to add to our team. •Designers… »

jobby: Rigging Supervisor, 9Story Media Group, Toronto

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Rigging Supervisor 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.   We are looking for a Toon… »

jobby: C++/Python Software Developer (TD), 9Story Media Group, Toronto

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Job Title: C++/Python Software Developer (TD) Start Date: Immediate Reporting to: Head of Pipeline R&D 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… »

jobby: Flash Animators, After FX Compositors, Scene Planners, Designers, Little Tugboat, Toronto

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Little Tugboat is hiring!  “The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 3. We will be interviewing and hiring for the following positions: -Jr. Flash Designer, character/location/props/fx -Scene Planner -Flash Animators, All levels – Senior, Intermediate and Junior -After Effects Compositors All levels – Senior, intermediate and Junior   Send your resume and online portfolio… »

jobby: Technical Director, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Industrial Brothers is looking for a Junior or Intermediate Technical Director to create and support pipeline and artist tools for series animation production.  The studio environment is friendly, fast-paced, and nimble. It’s an exciting opportunity to be a part of building a studio from the ground up. Responsibilities: Research, design, develop and test… »

jobby: CG Lighter, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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CG LIGHTER Responsibilities: Ability to translate 2D Colour Keys into CG Collaborate with other team members regarding the look of the show Maintain the expected render time, quality and style Identify ad report issues that arise which may affect production timeline   Qualifications: Experience working in a CG preschool TV Series Extensive knowledge of Lighting,… »

jobby: Designer, Guru Studio, Toronto

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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 Designer for an exciting 3D animated series. This role reports directly to the Art Director. Responsibilities: Work with Director and Art Director to design… »

jobby: Jr. Stereo Compositor, Legend 3D, Toronto

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Jr. Stereo Compositor The Jr. Stereo Compositor is responsible for 3D compositing and artifact removal. They must be able to effectively take a shot through all compositing processes and techniques including but not limited to: matte painting, rig removal, Rotoscope, tracking, set extensions. A Jr. Stereo Compositor applies depth passes from Legend3D’s proprietary software to… »

jobby: Freelance After Effects Animator, Taqqut Productions, Toronto

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Job Opportunity: Freelance After Effects Animator Employer: Taqqut Productions (Toronto Office) Reports To: Series Producer Terms of Employment: 4 months Compensation: negotiable Contact Information: Brittany Choquer, brittany@taqqut.com We are looking for freelance animators to supplement our small team animating short segments for an entertaining and educational preschool variety series. The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong animation skills… »

jobby: 2D Compositor, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Date: October 25th, 2016 Position Title 2D Compositor 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 2D Compositing Artist who believe they have the artistic and technical skills to bring a feature film… »

jobby: Community/Content Manager, Startoon, Toronto

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Startoon Canada is looking for a Community/Content Manager for the 2017 edition of Startoon. this is a full-time position starting in Febraury 2017 and based in our office in Parkdale, Toronto and running until the end of September 2017. Startoon is an innovative online talent show where all the contestants are animated characters and our… »

jobby: 3D Rigging Lead, Guru Studio, Toronto

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3D Rigging Lead 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 3D Rigger who is responsible for bringing our next batch of fantastic projects to life.  This role reports directly to the Asset… »

jobby: VFX Production Coordinator, AIC Studios, Toronto

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VFX PRODUCTION COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION: AIC Studios’ top notch visual effects team produces the latest and most innovative visual effects and CGI in both live action and animation. From pre-production, design, pre-visualization and on-set services to sophisticated composites and detailed digital matte paintings, we help to bring our clients’ vision to life. VFX Production Coordinator Responsibilities: The VFX Production Coordinator assists with the… »

jobby: CG Tools and Pipeline Developer, Nelvana, Toronto

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Corus Entertainment Inc. Nelvana Studio Operations S/W Developer Toronto, ON (Corus Quay) Nelvana Limited part of Corus Entertainment has an immediate contract opening for a CG Tools and Pipeline Developer serving Nelvana Animation Studio’s Production Pipeline in our 25 Dockside Drive (Toronto) location. Reporting to the Director, Operations/Technology, the successful candidate will be responsible for… »

jobby: Design and Asset Coordinator, AIC Studios, Toronto

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Description: The Design and Asset Coordinator assists the Producer and Production Manager with tracking and managing multiple departments on a Feature Film by maintaining the Production Data base, taking detailed notes from design and production meetings.  The role also requires constant communication with the artists from various departments and cross continental communication. This role also ensures the… »

jobby: Freelance Harmony Animator, Taqqut Productions, Toronto

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Job Opportunity: Freelance Harmony Animator, Toronto Employer: Taqqut Productions Contact Information: Brittany Choquer, brittany@taqqut.com We are looking for a freelance Harmony Animators to supplement our small team animating short segments for an entertaining and educational preschool variety series. The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong animation posing and timing and work creatively and collaboratively with other animators…. »

jobby: Maya Pipeline TD, Snowball Studios, Toronto

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Maya Pipeline TD Snowball studios is currently looking for a Maya Pipeline Technical Director to join our expanding team for a large upcoming slate of productions with multiple major IP providers. A background in Maya is mandatory for this position. The Technical Director collaborates with Production and Studio Leadership to determine and manage the technical… »

jobby: 3DS Max Technical Director, Snowball Studios, Toronto

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3DS Max Technical Director Snowball Studios is currently looking for a 3DS Max Technical Director to join our expanding team for a large upcoming slate of productions with multiple major IP providers. A background in 3DS Max is mandatory for this position. The Technical Director collaborates with Production and Studio Leadership to determine and manage… »

jobby: Administrative Assistant, TAAFI, Toronto

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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT TAAFI, The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International, is seeking applicants for the part-time position of Administrative Assistant. This person provides a wide range of administrative support to the organization’s Board of Directors and associates. BACKGROUND: The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International is a not-for‐profit arts organization formed in 2011 dedicated to showcasing the… »

jobby: Designer, Guru Studio, Toronto

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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 Designer for an exciting 3D animated series. This role reports directly to the Art Director. Responsibilities: Work with Director and Art Director to design… »

jobby: 3D Modeler (Location), Guru Studio, Toronto

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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 3D Modeler for a premier international animated TV series! This position is responsible for making clean, production ready assets. This role reports to the Asset… »

jobby: 3D Modeler (character), Guru Studio, Toronto

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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 3D Character Modeler who is responsible for bringing our next batch of fantastic projects to life.  This role reports to the Asset Supervisor. Responsibilities: Model… »

Merry Christmas from Tinman Creative Studios and the Super Science Friends!

By Mike Valiquette

Just in time for Christmas, a Super Science Christmas treat! Not for… »

jobby: 2D Digital Location/Layout Designers, Nelvana, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Location/Layout Designers Toronto   Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Location/ Layout Designer in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Design Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of Location and Character designs for production: RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with Director… »

jobby: 2D Digital Designers, Nelvana, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Designers Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Designer in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Design Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of Location and Character designs for production: RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with Director and Design Supervisor to… »

jobby: 2D Digital Design Supervisor, Nelvana, Toronto

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Nelvana – Limited, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Design Supervisor – Contract Toronto Nelvana Limited, A division of Corus Entertainment Inc. has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Design Supervisor in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Producer, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading the design team in establishing and… »

events: ANIMATIC TO presents, The War Stories on Christmas

By Mike Valiquette

Next week there’s an extra special Animatic TO happening. Barry Sanders has invited a group of industry veterans to share their “war stories”. It’s a tricky one, we’ve all got stories to tell of jobs that maybe left an emotional mark or two, but we also would like to continue to work in this industry…. »

jobby: Pipeline Technical Director, Snowball Studios, Toronto

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Technical Director (Animation) Pipeline Technical Directors are responsible for improving the overall efficiency of the facility-wide production pipeline. They design, implement, and manage tools that assist the digital artists with their daily use of both third party and in-house software and systems. Pipeline TDs work with peers and supervisors to craft tools, techniques, and procedures… »

jobby: Senior Matte Painter, Snowball Studios, Toronto

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Matte Painter Snowball Studios is currently looking for a talented Senior Matte Painter for an upcoming major television project in the realm of stylized worlds and colorful compositions. This will require an artist who is comfortable with bright colors, whimsical styles and other-worldly creations. And also someone who can tell a wonderful story with a… »

jobby: Character Designers, Yowza Animation, Toronto

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Yowza Animation – Character Designers Job description We are currently looking for talented characters designers. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series. Start date:  Dec 2016 Est. End date: TBD Term of employment:   full-time in-house Salary:  based on experience  … »

jobby: Compositing Supervisor, Legend 3D, Toronto

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Compositing Supervisor The Compositing Supervisor manages the creative and technical talent within the compositing department on his/her assigned projects. Working with the Stereo VFX Supervisor, Producer, Production Supervisor, and Department Manager assigns sequences/shots to Lead Composting Artists and coordinators, R&D’s techniques and workflows, verifies that proper assets are requested and utilized, reviews all shots, and… »

jobby: Technical Director, Legend 3D, Toronto

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Technical Director The Technical Director is a technical resource in the R&D Department and is responsible for providing process and project specific pipeline direction, as well aiding in testing internal and external software and tools. The Technical Director also evaluates, consolidates and optimizes VFX packages so they can be used efficiently in the L3D pipeline…. »

jobby: Render Technician, Legend 3D, Toronto

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Render Technician The Render Technician administers render job queues, checking and validating outputs of completed jobs and reporting 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. The Render Wrangler is… »

TONIGHT: Animatic TO presents Mike Valiquette, Deconstructing Development and the Startoon Experience

By Mike Valiquette

Yep. Animatic TO is back! And tonight’s presentation is gonna be me, talking about the development process here in Canada and how Startoon, the online development initiative I ran this pas year, fits into it. For those who weren’t constantly bombarded by my personal updates about Startoon, here’s a little breakdown on what it was… »

jobby: 2D Animators, Yowza Animation, Toronto

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Job description We are currently looking for talented animators. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series.   Start date: Dec 2016 Est. End date: TBD Term of employment:   full-time in-house Salary: based on experience   Job Responsibilities The animators will… »

jobby: 3D RIGGER, Guru Studio, Toronto

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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 3D Rigger who is responsible for bringing our next batch of fantastic projects to life.  This role reports directly to the Asset Supervisor.   Responsibilities:… »

jobby: Production Assistant, Chuck Gammage Animation, Toronto

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Chuck Gammage Animation is hiring a Production Assistant to help work on the studio’s various projects. Approximately 30 hours a week (negotiable). Experience or aptitude working in various software programs, such as Google Docs, Toonboom Harmony, Adobe, etc. Ideal candidate should have at least 1-year experience in an office environment or applicable schooling. For more… »

jobby: Senior Harmony Animators, Chuck Gammage Animation, Toronto

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Chuck Gammage Animation is hiring Senior Harmony Animators for a feature! Feature experience preferred, solid Harmony skills needed. For more information please contact tanya@cganim.com…. »

jobby: Intermediate Animator (CG), Snowball Studios, Toronto

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Snowball Studios Toronto is seeking an Intermediate Animator to create high quality 3D character animation for Television. Requirements: Working with the Animation Director to create high quality motion for characters, props and all scene elements from blocking to final animation. Performing adjustments and fixes of animation in accordance with notes and feedback. Ability to read… »

jobby: Harmony Animator, Taqqut Productions, Toronto

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Job Opportunity: Harmony Animator Employer: Taqqut Productions Contact Information: Brittany Choquer, brittany@taqqut.com We are looking for a Harmony Animator to join our small team where we will work to design, storyboard, and animate short segments for an entertaining and educational preschool variety series. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a range of skills, contributing to all aspects… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, Yowza Animation, Toronto

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Yowza Animation – Production Coordinator Job description We are currently looking for a responsible coordinator. This is a unique opportunity for a highly skilled and motivated worker who will enjoy contributing to a challenging and rewarding series. Start date: Jan 2017 Est. end date: July 2017 Term of employment: full-time in-house (40-45 hours a week)… »

jobby: Background Artists, Yowza Animation, Toronto

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Yowza Animation – Background Artists Job description We are currently looking for talented background artists. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated background artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series. Start date: Nov 2016 Est. End date: May 2017 Term of employment:   full-time in-house Salary: based on… »

press release: New Content Focus At Nelvana

By Mike Valiquette

We got this press release a little late, but I thought it would be important to share it. Honestly, I’ve never been very excited about what happens at Nelvana, but this news is interesting. I firmly believe that the real change in our industry towards creator driven production will only occur in a place that… »

jobby: Shot Finaler, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Shot Finaler 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 CG Finishing Artist who is responsible for finishing each shot in preparation for post production. This role reports directly to the CG… »

jobby: 2D Compositing Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

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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 2D Compositing Artist who believes they have the artistic and technical skills to bring a feature film to life for theatrical release. Responsibilities: Generate clean,… »

jobby: Surfacing Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Surfacing Artist 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 Surfacing Artist for a premier international animated TV series! The Surfacing Artist is responsible for UV, texturing and developing shaders to be… »

jobby: Producer, Nelvana, Toronto

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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 production… »

jobby: Jam Filled Job Fair Today! Toronto!

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Today, from 6 to 9 pm, 364 Richmond Street West, Toronto We’re thrilled to have opened the doors to our new Toronto studio and we’d love to have you come check out the space and jam with our staff about current and upcoming job openings! We have a number of positions that we’re looking to… »

jobby: Background Designer, Cinesite Feature Animation, Montreal

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Background Designer, Cinesite Feature Animation, Montreal Cinesite Montreal is seeking a Background Designer to join our Feature Animation team. The ideal candidate should be motivated and well-organized, with the desire to work within a fast-paced team of highly-skilled and experienced artists. The Role:  You will be creating a unique world for a high-end, stylized Feature Animation film. We’d… »

jobby: Intermediate FX Artist, Snowball Studios, Toronto

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Snowball Studios Toronto is looking for an Intermediate FX Artist to work with the production team and animators to create effects and animations for our current production. Responsibilities: Collaborate with the asset TD to create FX such as dirt, splashes, waves etc. to shot using Maya and Houdini Complete assigns tasks on schedule, ensuring deadlines… »

jobby: Part Time Night Editor, 9Story Media Group, Toronto

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Part Time Night Editor 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: Night Editor Start… »

jobby: 2D Location/Layout Design Supervisor – Contract, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Location/Layout Design Supervisor – Contract Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Location/Layout Design Supervisor in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Producer, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading the Location and Layout team in establishing and creating the Location and Layout… »

jobby: 2D Digital Location/Layout Designers, Nelvana Studios, Toronto

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Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Location/Layout Designers Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Location/ Layout Designer in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Design Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of Location and Character designs for production: RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with Director and… »

jobby: Senior Pipeline Technical Director (2D), 9Story Media Group, Toronto

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Job Title: Pipeline Technical Director 2D Start Date: Immediate Reporting to: Head of Pipeline R&D   9 Story Media Group is looking for a Pipeline Technical Director to collaborate in the delivery of production-ready tools for its TV production pipeline. The Pipeline Technical Director provides direct and daily technical support to current TV Productions. Pipeline… »

jobby: Supervising Producer, 9Story Media Group, Toronto

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Supervising Producer 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: Supervising Producer Start Date: TBD… »

jobby: Senior Character Designer, Elliott Animation, Toronto

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Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few Artist owned and managed studios and is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability.   We are looking for a Senior Character Designer to create character designs… »

jobby: Desktop Support Technician, Snowball Studios, Toronto

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Snowball Studios Toronto is looking for a Desktop Support Technician. The Desktop Support Technician will assist staff in a creative studio environment on technical desktop support including installation, testing and location setup of workstations and peripherals. This includes ensuring that the network and storage infrastructure is always up and running and performing regular audits of… »

jobby: Producer, Guru Arcade, Toronto

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Producer – Arcade 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 Producer who is responsible for implementing and managing Guru’s interactive / web-based content. This role reports directly to the President and EVP,… »

jobby: Flash Animators, Head Gear Animation, Toronto

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Flash Animators Wanted Head Gear Animation – Toronto, ON Head Gear Animation is looking for seasoned animators with experience of Flash/Animate to work on a series of spots from now until the end of the year.   Requirements Excellent working knowledge of Flash/Animate, After Effects, Adobe Photoshop Experience of traditional animation in flash Expertise in… »

jobby: Background Artist, Welcome to the Wayne (Yowza!), Toronto

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Welcome To The Wayne – Background Artists Job description We are currently looking for talented background artists to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated background artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series. Start date:   immediate Est. End… »

jobby: Harmony Animators and Layout Artists, Chuck Gammage Animation, Toronto

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Looking for Harmony Animators and Layout Artists for this hilarious adult comedy.https://lnkd.in/eYGMxYM Start is October 3 and goes until end of Jan (possibly longer). Need to be Ontario residents. Please email tanya@cganim.com for more… »

jobby: Senior Animator, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

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Industrial Brothers is hiring! Seeking a talented and experienced Senior Animator for our awesome animated series DOT with KIDS CBC and SPROUT. Senior Animator -Dynamic posing and timing style -Eager to learn new software. Full paid training provided -Experience working in FLASH/Toon Boom preferred, 3D a bonus All crew must have at least 2+ years… »

jobby: Line Producer, Spin Master Entertainment, Toronto

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Line Producer   About Spin Master Spin Master is a leading global children’s entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer™ Dino, Bakugan Battle Brawlers™, Air Hogs®, and 2015 Toys of The Year, Bunchems and… »

jobby: 2D Harmony Animators, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Guru Studio’s dedicated creative team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our recently-launched and expanding 2D animation division is crewing up for a new project, and we’re currently seeking 2D HARMONY ANIMATORS to join our team! Responsibilities: • Manage and produce quality animated pieces on schedule within ToonBoom… »

jobby: Clean Up Artist, Elliott Animation, Toronto

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Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! We are looking for a Clean Up Artist to join our design team. Successful applicants will have experience in design and will be familiar with Flash. We are hiring for a high profile Nickelodeon show created by Butch Hartman. The contract starts asap and goes until the spring, 2017…. »

ARC update: Jam Filled To The Rescue?

By Mike Valiquette

Both Kidscreen and Playback are reporting on some very interesting news that is developing following two of last week’s big animation stories. After the shocking story of Toronto CG studio, Arc Productions’ sudden collapse into bankruptcy, it was announced that Jam Filled Entertainment, a thriving mid-size 2D shop from Ottawa, known for being a very… »

Good News Department: BOAT ROCKER BUYS JAM FILLED ENTERTAINMENT!!!! WHAT!?!?!

By Mike Valiquette

Could not happen to nicer people. Congrats to Jamie and Phil and Kyle, and congrats to Boat Rocker for having the smarts to see how great a studio they’ve built. BOAT ROCKER MEDIA ACQUIRES JAM FILLED ENTERTAINMENT Animation Studio Behind Multiple Hit US and Canadian Shows Strengthens Media Company’s Animation & Family Content Capabilities August… »

jobby: Guru Studio Job Fair, Thursday August 4th, Toronto

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Hey Toronto Animators, Guru Studio is hiring! Join us for an open doors event this Thursday August 4, 12PM – 4PM at Spirit House, 487 Adelaide St. W. to learn more about current job openings and to showcase your… »

BREAKING NEWS: Arc Productions Files for Bankruptcy (updated)

By Mike Valiquette

This is one of those tough ones. Toronto’s Arc Productions is closed. We were sent a photo just now of a notice taped up to the front door, courtesy of www.torontovfxjobs.com UPDATE (August 5, 2016): The Globe and Mail has the most comprehensive coverage so far of the facts leading up to Arc’s closure. It’s… »

jobby: 2D Animators, Drinkbox Studios, Toronto

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2D ANIMATORS – Drinkbox Studios is a small independent game developer based in Toronto, Ontario. Our focus is the creation of humourous and uniquely fun downloadable games. The company is currently seeking a talented senior 2D animator for immediate assistance on their upcoming titles. Position: Senior 2D Animator Contract: Full-time, on or off-site. Start Date:… »

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