Job Title: Senior Lighting Program Coordinator
Company Name: Ampcus Inc
City / Area: San Francisco, CA
Type: Contract / Consulting
Contact Person Name: Deirdre Boychuk
Contact Email:

Job Description: 

Sr. Lighting Program Coordinator
San Francisco, CA
9 Month Contract
W2 only, NO corp to corp

The Lighting Program Coordinator organizes the delivery of classes, (principally non-residential focused) on a broad range of energy efficiency topics including lighting design, lighting controls, retrofits, calculations and technologies.
Responsibilities also include providing high-level consultations for customer lighting projects and on client energy efficiency lighting programs.
Additionally, the Lighting Program Coordinator collaborates with partners throughout the state to achieve clients and California's energy efficiency goals for lighting.
The Coordinator needs the unique talents to balance the technical, design, efficiency, and code requirements of lighting in a team setting in order to be successful.
The Lighting Program Coordinator must be dedicated to good design, energy efficiency and practical solutions that meet the occupants' needs.
The ideal candidate has experience in lighting design and installation as well as education and public speaking.


  • On-going delivery of lighting education curriculum
  • Act as an internal consultant to Energy Efficiency Programs
  • Act as a high-level technical consultant on customer projects
  • Manage consultant contracts including agreements and invoicing
  • Provide tours of the Energy Center
  • Act as a liaison with lighting industry, research, professional, and educational organizations
  • Maintain a world class lighting demonstration classroom

Education and Skills Requirements: 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in lighting design, construction, architecture, electrical engineering or installation fields or equivalent work experience.
  • 4 years of relevant experience in experience in lighting design, construction and/or lighting installation fields.
  • Valid California driver’s license required or the ability to obtain one prior to start date.

Desired Qualifications

  • Demonstrable work experience in the commercial lighting field.
  • Excellent presentation skills, including presentations to upper management.
  • Thorough understanding of lighting terminology, technology, practice and codes.
  • Ability to plan and execute a project while balancing multiple goals on a team.
  • Familiarity with lighting analysis software tools.
  • Familiarity with current lighting technologies and their implementation including controls.
  • Excellent communication, writing, speaking, and customer relationship skills.
  • Advanced degree in lighting fields or equivalent installation and design experience.
  • Experience working with lighting manufacturers in both commercial and residential design.
  • Experience in commercial lighting design and energy efficiency community in California.
  • Experience in developing, designing, and teaching technical curricula.
  • Knowledge of California's Title 24 Part 6 Energy Standards.
  • Familiarity with California’s Qualified Products Lists and T20 appliance standards.