DreamWorks TV – Apprentice Editor (Picture)


Job Position(s): Editor
Project Type: N/A
Job Date: Full Time
Compensation: Paid
Union Status: Non-Union


As an integral part of the Post Production Editorial pipeline, the Apprentice Editor will work under the lead Assistant Editor to assist the Post Picture Editors in their day to day tasks.  They will receive tasks from the Post Production Supervisors while working closely with the Picture Editors to gain a greater understanding of the editorial process for Animation Post Production. 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Importing shots and animatic materials using a file based workflow for use in assembling shows on both 2D and 3D CG productions.
  • Export sequences through various stages of the Post Production pipeline to multiple QuickTime formats.
  • Import and cut in shot updates.
  • Perform tasks on Avid Nexis Products to include media management of workspaces and basic maintenance such as deleting precomputes and organizing media.
  • Assemble and update show credits using Photoshop and Avid MC.


● Will need to be very organized and capable of multi-tasking as they will be receiving requests from multiple parties, often simultaneously.
● Must be an independent, self-starter who can also work well within a team.
● Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
● Comfortable working in fast paced environment and operating with a sense of urgency.
● Knowledge of video post production is preferred.
● Experience with Non-linear editing software is preferred.
● Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.
● Experience with AVID Media Composer/Symphony is preferred.
● 1-2 years of TV Animation workflow experience is a plus.


DreamWorks Animation TV Production

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United States

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