Lighting Technician Resume Samples

The job role of a Lighting Technician or an Electrical Lighting Technician is to rig stage and location sets, control artificial and electric lights for art, commercial, and entertainment venues. The job description and duties listed on the Lighting Technician Resume does not fall short of the following – establishing lighting requirements, liaising with lighting director and other staff to discuss the needs, plot the lighting, assembling lighting and filter equipment, conducting risk assessments for health and safety reasons, loading automated colour change systems, checking the focusing of light, operating and maintaining equipment, and reviewing footage shots.

To be successful in this career, potential employees must demonstrate these skills – excellent color vision, strong technical skills and knowledge, creative flair, the ability to work as a team, patience and sensitivity, awareness of health and safety issues, and a good level of physical fitness. While a formal degree need not be exhibited in the resume, it is mandatory to have knowledge and training in lighting design or lighting technology to get into this profession.

Lighting Technician Resume example

Lighting Technician Resume

Objective : A Lighting Designer/Master Electrician with more than 5 years' experience, Work quickly and accurately in the field also comfortable with heights, A few of responsibilities are installing and maintaining light fixtures, Programing, very creative and have a very keen eye for detail in lighting and visuals for live bands, club events, parties, television commercials, etc. in the production field.

Skills : Computer Training Including Microsoft Office Suite, Technical Expertise.

Description :

    1. Acquired and utilized many different skills such as moving, setting up, and running specialized lighting equipment.
    2. Communicated with co-workers, managers, and clients to complete projects.
    3. Created, organized, and followed spreadsheet data, plots and blueprints to create realized lighting designs.
    4. Responsible for the training and managing of new student employees and volunteers.
    5. Worked extensively problem solving and troubleshooting issues, and managing client expectations.
    6. Replacing the proper watt lamps, ballast and lamp holders testing emergency lighting system troubleshooting.
    7. Removal and installation of lighting fixtures, egress lighting, and lighting control practice lockout tag out platform lift.
    8. Adjusted loads of equipment for transport from one location to the next.
    9. Used scissor lifts and genie lifts, chain motors and fall protection safety equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BaA


Apprentice Lighting Technician Resume

Objective : Having a degree in film and broadcasting and have worked on many national television shows, movies and commercials. Specialize in camera work along with grip and rigging. Great with audio and visual equipment.

Skills : Lighting Installations, MS Office Suite, Customer Service, Fork Lift Operator, Electrical.

Description :

    1. Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
    2. Assemble, install, test, or maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
    3. Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
    4. Use a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment.
    5. Inspect electrical systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
    6. Direct or train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
    7. Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
    8. Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring or equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Lighting Technician I Resume

Headline : Having a vast knowledge of the installation of lighting fixtures and other electrical devices. Also become very well skilled in operating the many different types of scissor lifts, boom trucks, scaffolding, walk boards, ladders and other lifting tools needed to reach the desired work. An intelligent, dedicated, and goal-oriented worker that takes pride in workmanship.

Skills : Bending Pipe, Hand Tools, 535 Machines, MS Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Responsible for repairing and servicing all indoor and outdoor lighting for all customers assigned to the router.
    2. Repairing/ installing all forms of lighting to include fluorescent, hid, neon, and led.
    3. Replacing lighting contactors, circuit breakers, time clocks, and photocells.
    4. Traveled throughout the area providing lighting retrofits from fluorescent to LED lighting, and other energy-saving services.
    5. Maintain all lighting equipment and fixtures, and troubleshoot and fix electrical issues.
    6. Help design lighting for different touring artists that come to Iowa.
    7. Change lighting throughout stores while using a scissor lift.
    8. Assist with light pole installation, install light fixtures, operate boom lift.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Sr. Lighting Technician Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a construction position utilizing skills and abilities. Having 11 years of experience erecting rebar formwork and pouring concrete on job sites. A tenacious and resourceful individual who has a positive attitude aimed at creating an atmosphere of positivity in the environment.

Skills : Lighting Designer, Firefighter/EMT.

Description :

    1. Responsible for reading blueprints, running conduit, wiring, and terminating devices.
    2. Measured, cut and bend wire and conduit, using measuring instruments and hand tools.
    3. Cleaned and lubricated vehicles, machinery, equipment, instruments, tools, work areas, and other objects, using hand tools, power tools, and cleaning equipment.
    4. Adjusted, connected and disconnected wiring, piping, tubing and other parts, using hand tools and power tools.
    5. Transferred tools, parts, equipment and supplies to and from work stations and other areas.
    6. Disassembled broken and defective equipment in order to facilitate the repair and reassembled equipment when repairs were complete.
    7. Examined and tested machinery, equipment, components, and parts for defects and to ensure proper functioning.
    8. Performed quality control testing and troubleshooting.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HVAC

Lighting Technician II Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain knowledge in the security industry where one can use knowledge to upgrade skills and to gainexperience from the company. Highly organized and detailed oriented.

Skills : Retro Fitting, Changing Ballast, Installing Fixities.

Description :

    1. Interpreted and validated technical issues, test solutions, follow-up and escalate when necessary.
    2. Installed electrical conduit and wiring for power, controls, and lighting.
    3. Cleaned work sites, including hauling debris and trash, cleaning tools and storing equipment.
    4. Completed daily inspections of all electronic equipment.
    5. Reported all unsafe activities, situations and potential hazards to the supervisor.
    6. Interpreted electric and electronic schematics and mechanical layouts to diagnose equipment problems.
    7. Changed ballasts, and replaced retrofit light fixtures.
    8. Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
    9. Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on a regular basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification

Lighting Technician-Temp Resume

Headline : A service-oriented individual with approx 6 years of background in customer service. Core competencies include driving, some management experience and problem-solving as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Apple Final Cut Suite, Theatrical Lighting, Still Photography.

Description :

    1. Driving large commercial trucks with lifts.
    2. Operating lift devices up to 20 feet high, also use computers for various applications, such as database management or word processing.
    3. Answer telephones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals.
    4. Create, maintain, and enter information into databases.
    5. Recording information, updating paperwork, or maintaining documents, such as attendance records, correspondence, or other material.
    6. Complete forms in accordance with company procedures.
    7. Make copies of correspondence or other printed material.
    8. Compose, type, and distribute meeting notes, routine correspondence, or reports, such as presentations or expense, statistical, or monthly reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Sound & Lighting Technician Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging position as an Electrician Apprentice, with room to grow and expand the experience. Having 10 years of commercial lighting and electric experience. Operate any size boom lift and efficient with power tools.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Premiere, Microsoft Access, Adobe Dreamweaver, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft OneNote.

Description :

    1. Repair and calibrate stage lighting fixtures.
    2. Set up and tear down, and operation of the complete stage show also all repairs and upkeep of equipment.
    3. Operate bucket truck, and read service orders to direct me to what sites and tasks needed completion.
    4. Keep a log of time and material used at each job site.
    5. Repair pole lights, monument signs, and inside lights.
    6. Change ballasts, time clocks, and photo-sensors.
    7. Perform necessary lighting repairs, troubleshooting, maintain stock on the truck, perform circuit analysis, and maintain accurate work reports.
    8. Responsible for building sets for plays and other performances.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Lighting Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking to enroll in continuing education classes to broaden the knowledge, in combination with performing on-the-job training, ultimately advancing the role as a building engineer.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Polish, English, Italian, Photoshop, Vectorworks, Renderworks, Google Sketch, Adobe, Photography, Sewing, Mac and PC operating systems, Organizational, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Worked independently keeping customer's lighting systems "tuned-up" with new, cost-efficient lamps and ballasts.
    2. Installed different types of low and high voltage electrical systems.
    3. Worked with and troubleshooting neon, fluorescent, incandescent, and high-intensity discharge lighting systems.
    4. Experience troubleshooting power failures and electrical contactors and circuits.
    5. Retrofitted and replaced lighting in commercial and retail settings.
    6. Constructed and fabricated parts using proper tools and specifications.
    7. Diagnosed malfunctioning systems by locating the cause of breakdowns and corrected the problem.
    8. Inspected electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair to ensure proper function and compliance with codes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Lead Lighting Technician Resume

Headline : Reliable and adaptable general labor worker with great customer service experience and work ethic. Able to multitask and handle numerous workplace responsibilities with accuracy and efficiency. Able to lift and carry heavy objects repeatedly and prolonged periods of time.

Skills : Lighting, Electrical, Signs, Boomtruck.

Description :

    1. Assembled, installed, tested, and maintained electrical wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures.
    2. Ability to connect wiring to circuit breakers, transformers, and other components.
    3. Constructed and fabricated parts using proper tools and specifications.
    4. Diagnosed malfunctioning systems by locating the cause of breakdowns and corrected the problem.
    5. Inspected electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair to ensure proper function and compliance with codes.
    6. Worked from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair wiring, fixtures, and equipment.
    7. Drove company van to each job and maintained vehicle for safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lighting Technician III Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging career that provides the opportunities to grow within a professionally opportunity to unleash skills and contribute to the organizations growth. Attention to details while providing quality and creative service.

Skills : Scissor Lifts, Front End Loader, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Test, repair and maintain lighting equipment using set company procedures and guidelines.
    2. Ensure the timely retrofit and upgrade of assigned equipment to meet current standards of performance set forth in technical bulletins and notices.
    3. Complete the preparation of equipment in the assigned area of responsibility in the specified time frame and order set by the operations manager.
    4. Submit neat and orderly records of all equipment prepared in assigned area of responsibility.
    5. Submit records to outbound coordinator upon the completion of each task.
    6. Maintain a clean and orderly work environment.
    7. Direct crews for onsite setup, operation, and dismantling of shows.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Lighting Technician-Part Time Resume

Objective : High-energy self-starting Lighting Technician with over 10 years experience driving superior business results and consumer satisfaction. Recognized for exceptional business expertise - composed in high pressure, fast paced environments. Highly organized and detail oriented with a proven ability to meet deadlines.

Skills : MS Office Suite, Data Entry, Customer Service, Technician.

Description :

    1. Contributed to the team effort by assisting others as needed.
    2. Performed routine maintenance, repairs, and inspection of equipment and product.
    3. Assembled, installed, tested, and maintained lighting or wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
    4. Diagnosed malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
    5. Recommend light fixture upgrades to improve lighting and energy consumption.
    6. Operated bucket trucks and other lift devices.
    7. Maintained a clean and orderly work environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lighting Technician Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging position in an established organization which offers diverse job responsibilities and the potential for advancement. A highly dedicated professional with an unrelenting commitment to a strong work ethic with a can-do attitude.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Organized, Attention To Details, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Possess a clear understanding of industry standards, our company objectives and policies.
    2. Evaluate and plan for continual improvement of the efficiency and effectiveness of the organization.
    3. Proficient in low to high voltage lighting installation, repair, and maintenance.
    4. Research and design facility lighting and upgrades.
    5. Proficient in tele-data communications and fiber optic installation.
    6. Perform predictive/preventative maintenance.
    7. Monitor and maintain multiple facility lighting and electrical systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma