Production Coordinator

  • Glendale  
  • Company
    DreamWorks Pictures  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    26 May 2020  
    Posted on
    26 March 2020  


Position Summary:
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.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinates shipping of materials to partner studios and ensures that the work is labeled and filed properly.
  • Schedules meetings and tracks pipeline benchmarks for episodes and assets.
  • Communicates effectively with artists regarding deadlines.
  • Works with Partner studios to give support and maintain schedule.
  • 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, model packs, and all reference material.
  • 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.
  • Assist with ad hoc projects.


● Software requirements: Photoshop, Microsoft Word and Excel, Gmail and knowledge of production tracking databases.
● Ability to work with partner studios.
● Strong written and verbal communication skills.
● Ability to multitask in a fast-paced production environment.

Desired Characteristics:

● Minimum 2 years of previous TV animation production experience required.
● Maya experience preferred.
● Bachelor’s Degree preferred.


DreamWorks Animation TV Production.


About Us:

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.

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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