CallisonRTKL Architects P.C. seeks a Lighting Designer with architectural lighting design experience to join its Retail Stores Practice Group located in New York City. While the position is focused on the design and delivery of mid-to-large scale luxury retail projects, the Lighting Design team is growing and works cross-sector with our Commercial, Healthcare and Workplace teams.Responsibilities• Assists team during all levels of a project, from concept design through project administration • Maintains a commitment to keeping up-to-date with new products and trends within the lighting design field • Works closely with intermediate and senior level staff to review work for design integrity, accuracy, clarity and quality • Exhibits a high level of organization and multi-tasking abilities • Researches materials, codes/specifications as they relate to planning solutions and recommends appropriate selections • Writes lighting specifications • Coordinates with purchasing to provide product information and specifications and procure materials • Assists with coordination of installation with team architects, manufacturers, and contractors • Negotiates critical and controversial issues with appropriate parties
Requirements• Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related design field • Minimum three years lighting design related experience • Retail lighting experience preferred • Ability to prioritize and concurrently service multiple projects • Strong verbal and written communication skills • Effective problem solving and interpersonal skills and ability to interface with all clients and employees • Interacts well with other disciplines and clients in a manner that builds productive relationships • Proficiency with AutoCAD, AGI, InDesign, Microsoft Word and Outlook • Include portfolio with applicationTO APPLY: PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION ON THE CALLISONRTKL CAREER WEBPAGE AND ATTACH YOUR RESUME AND PORTFOLIO
With over 1,700 employees in offices all around the world, CallisonRTKL’s global reach means unlimited opportunities to create a positive impact on the built environment. At CallisonRTKL, you will be a critical member of a network of design professionals who value collaboration, fresh insight and bold talent. You will also be part of a sought-after corporate culture that supports dynamic career advancement and prizes work/life balance.