Model Maker Job

Date: Dec 27, 2017

Location: Burbank, CA, US

Company: Hasbro

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Model Maker

Location: CA - Burbank
Employment Type: Regular
ID: 12567
Job Category: Graphic Arts and Design


Description

Function/Purpose:

The Model Maker works with development teams to create prototype models with responsibility for aesthetic finish and mechanical performance for all models within the Hasbro portfolio. This person supports a wide variety of Sales and Marketing initiatives.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities::

• 75% Responsible for the development of a variety of products that include conceptual models, engineering breadboards, mechanisms, check models, tooling quality patterns and highly detailed functioning show samples, utilizing hand tools, conventional machinery, CAD/CAM and CNC equipment.
• 15% Responsible for the aesthetic finishing of molded, fabricated, or RP created parts, clean up and assembly of urethane castings and preparing parts for decoration.
• 5% Communicate with engineers, designers and marketing personnel to give value added feedback that would enhance product development.
• 5% Gives support to Sales/Marketing groups for play-tests, commercial shoots, presentations and trade shows. Support will include but not limited to, traveling to maintain samples on location, working on displays, and sample pack-out and coordination.
• Performs other duties as responsibilities necessitate or as assigned

Qualifications:

• Demonstrates competent technical skills and knowledge in delivering a variety of prototype models and patterns at a consistent level of quality and speed.
• Capable of visualizing a 3-dimensional part from mechanical drawings, hand sketches or CAD files.
• Strong skills are required in basic math and trigonometry, use of various hand, machine and CNC tools, ability to work independently, attention to detail and strong problem solving skills.
• Knowledge and use of Prototrak, 2D CAD/CAM systems like SurfCam or MasterCam are required.
• A working knowledge of 3D CAD software such as Solidworks
• 3+ years experience
• Associate degree in Industrial Design, Model Making, Sculpting, Fine Arts, or apprentice ships in a related field preferred.

ABOUT HASBRO

Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World's Best Play Experiences. From toys and games to television, movies, digital gaming and consumer products, Hasbro offers a variety of ways for audiences to experience its iconic brands, including NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, LITTLEST PET SHOP and MAGIC: THE GATHERING, as well as premier partner brands. The Company's Hasbro Studios and its film label, Allspark Pictures, are building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Through its commitment to corporate social responsibility and philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to make the world a better place for children and their families. Hasbro ranked No. 1 on the 2017 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by CR Magazine, and has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere Institute for the past six years. Learn more at www.hasbro.com, and follow us on Twitter (@Hasbro & @HasbroNews) and Instagram (@Hasbro).

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Business Unit: Global Development


Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Engineer, Drafting, Social Media, Product Development, CAD, Engineering, Marketing, Research

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