Francis Krahe & Associates, Inc. is recognized worldwide as an innovative architectural lighting and engineering design firm. Established in 1983, the firm has an exceptional creative team in Los Angeles, California which serves a diverse range of design clients who share a common goal of excellence in lighting. Our deign professional provide creative and technical lighting expertise to produce exceptional projects. We practice design with respect to planning, architecture, electrical engineering, and lighting fixture product design.
We are currently seeking a full-time Junior Lighting Designer to join our team. Please see below for further details.
Duties may include but are not limited to:
Exterior, Interior and Landscape Lighting Planning: Review architectural drawings from architects, interior designers and landscape architects, and understand lighting needs. Research lighting manufacturers and specify appropriate light fixture. Decide the amount of light fixtures and the spacing between fixture. Create lighting drawings with fixture location, fixture type, and control zone.
Lighting Calculation: Creating 3-D models using computer programs. Review photometric files for selected light fixtures. Assign and adjust material to specific surfaces. Conduct lighting calculations using computer programs, understand and analyze calculation results. Understand code requirements.
Lighting Environmental Impact Report: Visiting site to observe and measure lighting conditions on existing project site. Research municipal code requirement, understand lighting threshold for issues such as light trespass and glare. Conduct lighting calculations. Prepare technical drawings and diagrams. Draft environmental impact report by following academic writing standards and formats.
Proposal Preparation: Render lighting design concept images using computer programs. Prepare technical drawings and diagrams showing light fixture installation methods. Describe lighting design concept with both words and images, aesthetically organize presentation slides.
Solid understanding of lighting fundamentals and applications, products, and IES standards and Building Codes. Fluent in English with excellent written and verbal communications are required. Proficient in AGi32, AutoCAD, ElumTools, Revit, Photoshop, InDesign, SketchUp, Adobe and Microsoft Office programs are a must.
To Apply: Please email resume and portfolio in PDF to Paula Yi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About FRANCIS KRAHE & ASSOCIATES, Inc.
Francis Krahe & Associates Inc. is recognized worldwide as a leading architectural lighting design firm. Established in 1983, the firm has an exceptional creative team with offices in Downtown Los Angeles, California to serve a diverse range of design clients with a common goal of excellence in lighting.