Gwen Grossman Lighting Design (GGLD) is a flourishing practice with significant year-to-year growth. We are looking for new colleagues, as lighting designers, to join an expanding company. We are a Chicago-based, award-winning firm located in the downtown loop area.You, as a designer, must be creative with a love for detail and desire to be a team player as well as work independently. Ideally, you would bring professional experience from an independent lighting consultancy, interior design or architecture firm. We are open to entry level applicants. Responsibilities include lighting layouts (Revit & Autocad), lighting details, illumination calculations, fixture specifications, Mock-ups, site visits, and graphic presentations including lighting research and renderings. This is a great opportunity for a candidate to grow their professional skills alongside a talented mentor. If you are a client-focused, experienced or inspiring designer who approaches assignments in an enthusiastic manner we'd like to hear from you. Salary and benefits are based on ability and experience.
Software skills:Revit, AutoCAD, MS office (Power Point, Excel, and Word). Experience with AGi32 (lighting calculation software) and Adobe Suite (InDesign and photoshop) would be an additional bonus.
Gwen Grossman Lighting Design, established in 2010, is a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) lighting design firm based in Chicago. Our staff draws upon the diverse backgrounds in theater, architecture, interior design, and fine arts, which combine talents to create exemplary award winning work. Founding designer Gwen Grossman boasts 20+ years’ experience and is Lighting Certified (LC) by the NCQLP..., a professional member of the International Association of Lighting Design (IALD), and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES).
GGLD has successfully collaborated on numerous large and small scale projects ranging from; corporate interiors, hotels, hospitality, education, religious spaces, exterior landscaping & facades, as well as private residences. Our clients range from architects, interior designers, developers, and engineers.