Jobs: Senior Character Animator

Senior Character Animator

Plastic Wax is an award-winning animation and production studio specialising in the creation of premium digital content for the global video games and film industry.

We are currently looking for a Seasoned Senior Character Animator to work with us either at our waterfront studio in Rhodes, Sydney OR remote for a short and sweet contract.

Contract:        4 weeks
Commence:   2 April


  • Show initiative, push ideas and innovate within your duties.
  • Ability to work unassisted and relied upon to finish tasks
  • Be aware of project schedules and be capable of delivering work to deadlines
  • Create interesting and realistic animation with convincing performances under the guidance of animation lead, director and/or producers.


  • Highly experienced Senior Character Animator on feature films, television series’ or AAA game titles/cinematics
  • Fluent in Maya
  • Ability to create interesting and expressive cartoon style animation along with realistic animation
  • Must be able to work within a team, independently, and take direction well
  • Strong work ethic
  • Well organised and must be able to meet tight deadlines
  • Pro-active and have excellent communication skills
  • Be able to communicate creative and technical thoughts
  • To work onsite, you must be Australian or New Zealand citizen, or hold Australian Permanent Resident status


  • Experience with Motion Builder
  • Experienced with Shotgun

If you are a Seasoned Senior Character Animator, we’d love to hear from you.
Send link/s to your website/reel (with a shot breakdown) in an email (please include where you saw this job post):

Subject: [Snr Animator] YOUR NAME
Email to:

If your application makes the shortlist, you will be contacted shortly. No phone calls or agencies please.

posted on:  8 March, 2018