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If you are looking for real-world experience then apply for the Disney Careers internship program this year. Character Artist Assistant Internship – DPECP Spring 2019 offers exellent learning opportunities for candidates. Application deadline is approching soon for the Florida, US.
Job: Character Artist Assistant Internship – DPECP Spring 2019
Company: Disney Careers
Location: Florida, US
Character Artist Assistant Internship – DPECP Spring 2019
Job ID 604981BR
Location Kissimmee, Florida, United States
Business Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products
Date posted Nov. 10, 2018
Character Artist Assistant Internship
– DPP Spring 2019
“At Disney, we‘re storytellers…” We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team as a Professional Intern in any of our segments that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.
Be a part of the team that is responsible for retail environments, the product design and placement of over 30,000 unique merchandise items for all Walt Disney Parks and Resorts retail locations around the globe. Our team is recognized as industry leaders in branded lifestyle merchandise innovation and brand synergy. Showcase your skills in the WDP&R Merchandise Development Team.
Make an impact that truly matters by…
Drawing Disney characters within storytelling environments using backgrounds, costumes, and props
Partner with a mentor to learn personalities and history of Disney Characters to maintain character and brand integrity
Partner with a mentor to learn to draw multiple views or turnarounds of characters
Provide multiple creative solutions to a project with pencil roughs
Further, develop character art and design on the computer
Contribute to the ideation, presentation, and execution of art to support the Disney Parks and Resorts
Support design teams by preparing production ready art and final files for art packs
Collaborate with the Creative Director and/or Creative Manager, Character Artists and Graphic Designers to create layouts, patterns, icons, badges
Ensure projects are completed with the highest quality and within the designated timeline
Safeguard character integrity, brand, and creative standards
These are the minimum qualifications you need to be considered for this position:
Currently enrolled in a 2 year, 4 years, or graduate school program pursuing a degree in illustration or related field
Formal training in illustration or the art field
Experience and knowledge of Macintosh computers
Proficient in Illustrator and Photoshop
Excellent attention to detail
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work within a team environment.
Proactive, sense of initiative, self-motivated.
Ability to work within timelines, handle multiple tasks and maximize productivity.
Demonstrate good organizational skills and follow timelines on multiple projects. Prioritize tasks and workload to meet deadlines.
Proven ability to handle work and materials that are confidential in nature
**An electronic portfolio is required as part of this application process. Must submit a portfolio of professional artwork that demonstrates strong character drawing skills, illustration, computer design skills, and creativity, along with the online application to be considered for an internship. Either a URL link to your portfolio listed on your resume or a digital portfolio uploaded to the site along with your application is acceptable, the uploaded file should not exceed 3MBs. Uploaded files must be titled “Spring 2019 Internship Portfolio” in order to be considered. **
Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
College Transcripts (official or unofficial)
To upload your transcript:
Log into your dashboard
Click the second tab “Applications”
Select “Submitted Applications”
Click on the title of the position for which you would like to attach the transcript
Click the “Add Files” button
Under what do you want to add, select Transcript
Be sure your document is titled in this format: FirstName_LastName_Transcript
Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR have graduated from college within the past six months OR be currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
Not have already completed two consecutive (spring/fall) College or Professional Internship Programs
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must provide full work availability
Must have reliable transportation to get to and from work
Current Active Disney cast members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World cast members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland cast members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months)
The approximate dates of this internship are January 9th, 2019 through June 8th, 2019. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.
To apply for this job please visit jobs.disneycareers.com.