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PROP DESIGNER ("INVADER ZIM" - ANIMATED TV MOVIE)

PROP DESIGNER ("INVADER ZIM" - ANIMATED TV MOVIE)

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Burbank

Overview and Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Generates prop designs, special effects, lettering, schematics and any other prop-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. 
  • Review script for props needed at handout of show.
  • Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines.
  • Resolve design problems with creative supervisors.
  • Ensure all deadlines are met.
  • Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff.
  • Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately.
  • Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time.
  • Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete.
  • Additional Responsibilities:
    • Assist with special projects.
    • If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.

Basic Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must demonstrate proficiency in style of show.
  • Strong prop design and construction/mechanical skills.
  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn applicable design software and hardware.
  • Strong time-management skills.
  • Work well under pressure.
  • Ability to multitask a plus.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Relevant drawing experience necessary.
  • BA in Fine Arts or equivalent work experience highly desired.