Job Title: Entry Level Lighting Designer
Company Name: Weller Design Architectural Lighting
City / Area: San Francisco
Type: Full Time - 0 - 3 Years
Contact Person Name: Sherry Weller
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Contact Phone: (415) 499-8352
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Job Description: We are currently seeking an entry level Lighting Designer to join our small but impressive team. The ideal candidate will be an independent thinker but also flexible so as to work with the entire team of players on our projects. Eagerness to learn and the desire to expand and excel with hands on experience is a plus.

You will be requested to participate in:
o Assist in collaboration with design teams
o Project team meetings, note taking & distribution
o Site visits and observation reporting
o Your time management on projects
o Project in house and fixture budgets
o Specifier lunch and learn visits to promote new products
o Develop relationships with manufacturers reps and get pricing information
o Develop Construction Documents
o Preparing As Built documentation
o Survey of existing conditions if remodel
o Preparing ‘Look and Feel’ presentations @ start of project
o Preparation of detailed fixture and dimming load schedules
o Producing photometric calculations
o Build and or work with builders on Mock Ups or prototypes
o Manage and Produce CAD and or Revit documentation
o Assist in developing lighting details
o Assist in development of custom applications & custom fixture design
o Assist in writing proposals for new projects
o Enjoying lunch in the Park on beautiful days

Weller Design Architectural Lighting offers paid holidays, ten days of paid vacation and paid sick leave (sick leave as required by the City of San Francisco). We are pleased to offer health insurance and optional 401k benefits. Salary commensurate with experience.

Education and Skills Requirements: Four Year Degree in Interior / Architecture or Illumination Design is required. 0-3 years experience in the field.
Demonstrated ability in:
Photometric Software

Company Background: Weller Design Architectural Lighting was established in 2001 and has enjoyed collaborating on a variety of building types with Developers, Architects, Interior Designers and
Building Owners.Weller Design Architectural Lighting, WDAL, brings over 20 years of expertise to both residential and commercial lighting projects. Our clients include architects, landscape architects, interior designers and property owners. Our objective is to form a strong partnership with the design team resulting in thoughtful solutions and responding uniquely to the project requirements, including budget, energy and aesthetic requirements.

The LEED certified team has experience which encompasses architectural lighting and construction management as well as electrical engineering. It is this understanding of the built environment that allows us to have a unique and efficient approach to each project. We are proficient with light modeling, photometric software and all conventional computer aided drafting software. We strive to achieve the highest quality of light, utilize the most current technological lighting equipment, meet or exceed strict requirements of existing energy codes and work within our clients budget and timelines.