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DreamWorks TV - Production Coordinator

NBCUniversal, LLC, Glendale, California

Create the extraordinary.


DreamWorks Animation is looking for more adventurous dreamers who shoot for the moon. We tell stories about the journeys our unconventional heroes take to make dreams come true. As a growth-minded studio, we pride ourselves on being one of the world’s leading producers of high-quality, award-winning, animated films and series, reaching consumers around the globe. We push to feel more, laugh more, and build immersive new worlds.
DreamWorks creates a diverse array of original content in a variety of formats, delivering compelling stories with unique characters. We place tremendous value on the experiences our talent brings to the table from their own non-traditional paths to success. We believe in frequent communication and that transparency and trust yield the best work. We are a community of artists, technologists, innovators, and creators, who are passionate about animation and also happen to love eating lunch together.
At DreamWorks Animation Television, the Production Coordinator assists the Prod Supervisor and/or Production Manager with maintaining quotas and deadlines and ensuring departmental productivity goals are consistently met on a CG Production.
DreamWorks Animation Television has an exciting new opportunity for a Production Coordinator to join its team based in Glendale, California.
If you are part of the fandom and believe teamwork makes the dream work, join us in #livingthedream and #doingyourdreamwork!

Responsibilities: “What would you say you do here?”

  • Coordinates shipping of materials to partner studios and ensures that the work is labeled and filed accurately
  • Communicates effectively with artists regarding deadlines
  • Works with Partner studios to give support and maintain schedule
  • Maintains daily output information of CG department
  • 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 notes, shot statuses, reference material, etc.
  • 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 and shot archiving activities
  • Assist with ad hoc projects


“What do I need to have in order to do this job?”

● Software requirements: Maya, Microsoft Word and Excel, Gmail and knowledge of production tracking databases
● Knowledge of Photoshop and/or Illustrator is a plus
● Ability to work with partner studios
● Excellent 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

From the award-winning storytellers, artist and innovators at DreamWorks Animation and DreamWorks Animation Television come the beloved characters and stories that come alive on the big and small screens. From films like Shrek, How to Train Your Dragon and Trolls to original TV series including Trollhunters, Voltron and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, DreamWorks Animation continues to bring home the laughter, fun and courage to dream.

Visit www.dreamworksanimation.com to see our latest animated film and television productions.

DreamWorks is a division of NBCUniversal. At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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