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BACKGROUND PAINTER
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BACKGROUND PAINTER

• Emerging Level

Summary

Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met.

Category Animation  Art Department 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 28, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities
  • Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled.
  • Follow instructions of supervisor.
  • Complete all color work within assigned deadlines.
  • Resolve color problems with creative supervisors.
  • Ensure all deadlines are met.
  • Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff.
  • Ensure all artwork is accurately 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.
  • Review storyboard for background key color callouts. 
  • Assist with special projects.
  • Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards.
  • If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
Qualifications
  • Must Demonstrate proficiency in style of show.
  • Strong knowledge of Color theory and lighting.
  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn applicable Color software and hardware.
  • Strong time-management skills.
  • Work well under pressure.
Additional Qualifications
  • Ability to multitask a plus.
  • Some digital color experience desired.
  • BA/BS or equivalent work experience highly desired.
  • Knowledge and experience working on a CG or 2D series.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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