The Architectural Lighting Designer is responsible for collaboration with the architect, interior designer, client and electrical engineer to create a complete lighting design including fixture selection and controls. Lighting design will primarily be limited to front of house spaces and building façade. This position involves attending design meetings, creating lighting designs for the clients, recommending and selecting fixtures, and preparing and presenting submittal packages to clients. Other responsibilities would involve working closely with the internal estimating, engineering and lighting distribution departments to present the client with the final product that is fully coordinated and is within the customers budget.
Produce accurate, efficient, creative and coordinated lighting design utilizing internal and external sources.
Conduct ongoing analyses of fixture packages to identify opportunities and provide suggestions for optimal product and pricing selections.
Develop and mentor assistant lighting designers.
Provide excellent customer service, attending client meetings during all phases of the project life cycle and assisting in the selection and approval process while remaining budget-conscience.
Create and submit thorough fixture submittal packages based on customer specifications utilizing internal resources.
Act as a liaison between the client/architect and engineering/estimating departments.
here’s what we’re looking for…
At least 5 years of experience in architectural lighting design with concentration in front of house hospitality spaces.
Able to provide an extensive portfolio.
Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required.
Extensive knowledge of product lines, pricing of lighting fixtures and lamps, and lighting control systems required.
Ability to work in AutoCAD/Revit is preferred but not required.
Ability to demonstrate general design skills including sketching, visualization and graphic communication.
Knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign and computer illustration skills is preferred, but not required
Knowledge of the architectural and engineering design process.
Ability to multitask in a high volume, fast paced work environment with very tight deadlines.
Must be highly organized and detail-oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel and Outlook required.
Demonstrate and uphold all of Power Design’s core values, which include integrity, accountability, teamwork, innovation and growth.
About Power Design Inc.
About Power Design Inc.
With more than 300 active projects, a 22-acre national headquarter facility, a 100,000-square-foot distribution center, and accumulative revenue exceeding $2 billion dollars, Power Design is one of the top electrical contractors in the United States. Located at our corporate headquarters, Power Design's 16,000-square-foot training center is used for core training and hands-on simulation experiences to provide real-life applications, keeping us at the forefront of innovative training practices and techniques. Since founded in 1989, Power Design has operated as a family-run business built on an unbending foundation of quality service and loyalty to our employees and customers. Our commitment to customer service has enabled us to partner with the top 100 general contractors as ranked by Engineering News-Record (ENR). At Power Design, we are committed to providing a quality product and excellent customer service. While our growth is a part of our culture, business decisions are made based on long-term relationships and commitment, not profit margins. Partnering with Power Design means having a team member on board that seeks to create successful, innovative projects, delivered on time and on budget.