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Lighting Designer

KGM Architectural Lighting KGM Architectural Lighting Employer:
El Segundo, CA, USLocation:
Thu, Apr 15 '21Posted on:
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KGM Architectural Lighting

Location: El Segundo, CA

Position: LIGHTING DESIGNER

Right brain, left brain, AND everything in between!  Join the exciting world of Architectural Lighting Design and see that every day can be different.  Project variety, team variety and creative variety – lighting design is the exciting craft of empowering environments to be iconic at night.  If you are up for the challenge and have an architectural or lighting, or interiors background, contact KGM Architectural Lighting (www.kgmlighting.com)!

JOB DESCRIPTION and RESPONSIBILITIES:

KGM Lighting is seeking an ambitious individual to add to our collaborative architectural lighting design team. Your role will involve collaboration across our three offices with various team members to develop creative lighting designs, learn the design process along with the technical aspects, and develop presentation materials.  As you grow in the firm, you will initially work mainly in production and specification, while attending meetings and visiting construction sites under the mentorship of senior management.  Soon after you will be designing and managing a variety of creative projects all within the framework of team collaboration!

The initial responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the team leader to help achieve the project vision through collaborative design meetings
  • Laying out the lighting drawings, and selecting appropriate fixtures, sources and controls
  • Utilizing software tools to produce photometric studies, renderings and image boards
  • Interfacing with clients under the guidance of a team leader, traveling for meetings, site visits, and mock-ups

EDUCATION:

Architectural degree preferred, Design degree and/ or design experience.  We want you to have a passion for great design, a knack for the built environment and a willingness to learn the intricacies of lighting.

Desired Certifications:

  • Lighting Certification (LC)
  • Certified Lighting Designer (CLD)

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Revit, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office experience required
  • Rendering skills required
  • AGI32 and/or Visual Software, ElumTools experience a plus

PAY/BENEFITS: 

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan with profit sharing and annual performance bonus.

KGM Lighting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated on the basis of disability, genetics, or arrest of conviction records. 

Show your design talent, see if you have what it takes to fill this fulfilling job opportunity!

 

To Apply: Submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio to Derrick Washington at dwashington@kgmlighting.com 310- 552-2191 


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