- DreamWorks TV - Production Coordinator

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DreamWorks TV - Production Coordinator


DreamWorks TV - Production Coordinator

• Emerging Level


At DreamWorks Animation Television, the Production Coordinator assist the Prod Supervisor and/or Production Manager with maintaining quotas and deadlines and ensuring departmental productivity goals are consistently met on a CG Production.

Category Animation  Production Coordinator 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 17, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

DreamWorks Animation Television has an exciting new opportunity for a Production Coordinator to join its team based in Glendale, California.

Job Description
"What would you say you do here?"

Reports To: Production Supervisor and/or Production Manager
  • Coordinates shipping of episodic materials to partner studios and ensures that the work is labeled and filed accurately
  • Breakdown scripts in various stages (Outline, 1st Draft, 2nd Draft) to determine complexity of assigned episodes
  • Manages day-to-day tracking of episodic status in production database
  • Has an understanding of procedures for CG asset build
  • Communicates effectively with artists regarding deadlines
  • Drives and/or takes notes during Storyboard Reviews, Animatic Reviews, Editorial sessions, etc - and distributes information to Producers and Executives as needed
  • Works with Partner studios to give support and maintain schedule for assigned episodes
  • Maintains daily output information of CG department for assigned episodes
  • Facilitate communication with partner studios by answering questions and coordinating the delivery of materials in a timely manner
  • Perform daily check-ins with members of production, artists and supervisors to determine the status of work on the show
  • Stays abreast of issues on the floor, anticipates potential issues and elevates information to Prod Sup and/or Production Manager
  • Respond to all production-related communications in a timely manner as well as gather and distribute production materials
  • Before materials are sent to partner studios, oversee the process of quality control such as CG assets, design model packs, and all reference material
  • Manages workload and priorities of a Production Assistant and/or Intern
  • Basic knowledge of CG asset terminology i.e., modeling, uv’s, rigging, textures, lighting, and FX
  • Learns the necessary computer programs and network directory system
  • Coordinate CG asset archiving activities
  • Assist with ad hoc projects
"What do I need to have in order to do this job?"
  • Software requirements: Microsoft Word and Excel, Google docs, Gmail and knowledge of production tracking databases (Shotgrid)
  • Knowledge of Photoshop required
  • Ability to work with partner studios
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced production environment
“What can I offer?”
  • Minimum 2 years of previous TV animation production experience required
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
Hybrid: This position has been designated as hybrid, generally contributing from the office a minimum of three days per week.

Salary range: $55,000-$65,000

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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