Director, New Business, VFX/Practical Effects

Jim Henson’s Creature Shop™ provides digital and practical visual effects, including design and creation of animatronic creatures, soft puppets, and digital characters to the international film, television, online and advertising industries and is based in Los Angeles and New York with satellite shop capabilities internationally. We are currently looking for a Director New Business, VFX/Practical Effects to source, pitch and close on new revenue-generating projects for our Creature Shop. The Director New Business should bring […]

Sculptor

Burbank, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted June, 2016 Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is seeking portfolio submissions from sculptors for consideration for future freelance work. Experience sculpting with clay and urethane foam is required. To Apply Please apply online by submitting the following documents tokday@creatureshop.com Cover Letter Resume Portfolio (URL or PDF recommended, but not required) No phone calls or faxes, please. The Jim Henson Company is […]

Mechanic and Animatronics Specialist

Burbank, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted June, 2016 Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is seeking portfolio submissions from mechanics and animatronics specialists for consideration for future freelance work. Knowledge of cable/servo mechanisms and electronics is a plus. To Apply Please apply online by submitting the following documents to kday@creatureshop.com Cover Letter Resume Portfolio (URL or PDF recommended, but not required) No phone calls or faxes, please. The […]

Digital Creature Shop Submissions

Digital Creature Shop SubmissionsHollywood, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted October 20, 2015 Job Description – Pipeline TD/Developer 1 and 2 Production support of artists and Maya scripting. Design, develop, and maintain pipeline tools. Improve and maintain the editorial pipeline and asset management system. Improve work ow for artists in a multi-show environment. Technical problem-solving and troubleshooting. Qualifications – Pipeline TD/Developer 1 and 2 Strong understanding of […]

Designer Portfolio Submissions

Designer Portfolio SubmissionsBurbank, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted August 12, 2015 Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is seeking portfolio submissions from designers for consideration for future freelance design work focusing on character/creature design, environment concepts, and storyboard work. To Apply Please apply online by submitting the following documents to epatlakas@creatureshop.com Cover Letter Resume Portfolio (URL or PDF recommended, but not required) No phone calls or faxes, please. […]