3D Modeler

Bardel Entertainment Inc.

1523 west 3rd Avenue Vancouver BC V6J 1J8

At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join our winning team!

Do you have production experience as a 3D Modeler?  We are currently recruiting for an artist with at least 1 year of experience to join our Vancouver studio team. The 3D Modeler will be responsible for creating blend shape setups for characters, props, and other elements that meet the aesthetic, creative, and technical quality standards of the production.

What you will be doing:

  • Demonstrating sound working knowledge of modeling tools (Maya) and techniques to create models (characters, props and sets) for 3D animated content 
  • Creating blend shape setups for characters, props and other elements
  • Translating 2D drawings and concepts into 3D models
  • Meet project deadlines and milestones, including weekly quotas, as set by project leads and the production department 
  • Actively participating in team/department meetings

What you bring with you:

  • 1-2 years of experience in the animation and or game/film industry
  • Diploma or certificate from a post-secondary animation / vfx program
  • An excellent command of human anatomy, volume and weight, dynamics and character motion required
  • Confidence, ability and sound judgement in all areas of performance, such as immediately notifying supervisors regarding any technical or creative problems that may impact quotas or deadlines, proactively communicating solutions
  • Working proficiency of English

Start date: As soon as possible

Term of Employment: Project-based contract

Work Hours: 40 per week

Hybrid Work Schedule: Remote work available

Weekly Wage: $1160/week to 1250/week ($29 to $31.25/hour)


  • Extended medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Matching RRSP

Why work at Bardel?

We've got great people here, and for good reasons. Bardel offers a generous benefit package, regular social events and ongoing development opportunities for employees to advance their careers through work on prominent and exciting industry projects. You will collaborate with other influential, career-minded creative professionals from around the world. Fun is included in every role! 

What we want to see in your application:  

Tell us why YOU are the person for the position and how you meet the position’s criteria. Forward us your current resume and samples of your work (eg. a link to your website or reel – don’t hesitate to show off a little!)

How to apply:

To apply, please send your resume, demo reel/personal website link to recruitment@bardel.ca, OR fill out the application below.


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