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Mechanic Animation is a leading Animation studio located in Wellington, New Zealand.
Best known for our Television work on Marvel Animation Studio major brands including
Marvel's Avengers Assemble, Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel's Spider-man and Marvel Rising.
New Jobs! - Mechanic Animation New Zealand will be hiring new crew in November 2019.
Mechanic Animation Europe will be opening in 2020.
Please start to get your portfolio's together and check the Job's section below for vacancies.
MARVEL'S SUPERHERO ADVENTURES: FROST FIGHT
1 x 75 min film
The Marvel Heroes unite to try and stop Loki and the frost giant Ymir from conquering the world as the duo try to steal Santa's powers to do so.
Astropods is a fast-paced “ROLLER-COASTER IN SPACE” game.
Fly your Astropod along looping, curving, dizzying set of tracks "SHOOTING STARS” (pun intended) - and along the way experience mobile VR, multiplayer or single player ghost mode.
Choose your character and suit up to become the Astropod Champion of the Universe.
Astropods is a #zerodata game - thats right we don't collect your data, we just want you to play and enjoy!
Mechanic Animation can design and develop your Games, Apps, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Apps.
THE BUSINESS OF ANIMATION
TELEVISION / FILM / GAMES / AR / VR / MOTION COMICS / ORIGINAL PROPERTIES
Mechanic Animation has the expertise and experience to help develop your next production.
Having produced 14 TV Series & 3 TV Films for Marvel Animation, 1 Digital Series for Disney, 1 TV Series for Pukeko Pictures and 1 Feature Film, we have a history of producing and delivering long form animation. We are highly artistic with a strong and robust technology layer.
2D Cut-out Animation
Game and App Development
Our facility is a Tier 1, Disney approved secure production site located in downtown Wellington.
We can apply for a Post digital & Visual Effects (PDV) 20% cash rebate for every $500K spent on the production within New Zealand
We can apply to receive a 40% cash rebate for official
co-production with studios
in our Treaty countries.
We can apply for special R&D funding to help develop new ground breaking techniques and tools for TV and Film Production.
Physical: Level 8, 156-158 Victoria St, Wellington, 6011 NEW ZEALAND
Postal: P.O.Box 11339, Manners St, Te Aro, Wellington, 6142 NEW ZEALAND
Call: +64 4 974 6544
Monday - Friday: 8am - 6pm
(Visitors please arrange an appointment)
In 2020 Mechanic Animation will be hiring 30+ artists in New Zealand plus 70+ staff in a new Bratislava, Slovak Republic.
First round interviews for senior supervisors will take place in Bratislava on 17-18th October 2019.
Roles and positions will be listed below under "New Jobs". Please check back often.
Please send your CV outlining qualifications, experience and a link to your showreel to email@example.com
For New Zealand;
All applicants must have a valid New Zealand working visa or permanent resident status
All applicants must be EU permanent resident or citizen
Mechanic Animation - Wellington, New Zealand - positions
Aug 24 2019: Junior to mid-range CG Animator required. Immediate start, 2-3 month contract. HIRED!
Oct 4th 2019: Senior Technical Director. Commence Nov/Dec, 6 month initial contract.
Mechanic Animation Europe - Bratislava, Slovakia - positions (Starting Feb 2020)
- Supervising Art Director, CG Animation Director, CG Supervisor
- CG Editor, CG Lighting Supervisor, CG Effects Supervisor
- Supervising Production Manager, Production Coordinators
- CG Modelers, texture & rigging artists (junior, mid-range, senior)
- CG Animators (junior, mid-range, senior)
- CG Lighting and comp artists (junior, mid-range, senior)
- CG Pipeline Developer
- Finance Assistant / Office Manager
- IT Systems Administrator (mid-range, senior)