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Lighting Technicians are responsible for setting up lights for television and film productions. Common duties of these professionals include cooperating with the director, planning the lighting, using lighting equipment, concealing wires, maintaining equipment, and employing automated color change systems. Based on our collection of resume samples, Lighting Technicians should demonstrate lighting equipment knowledge, creativity, teamwork, budgeting skills, communication and time management. Eligible example resumes highlight at least an Associate's Degree in a relevant field, such as production lighting.

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1

Emergency Lighting Technician/ Electrician Apprentice

Inspected commercial buildings, schools, theaters, and multi-dwellings to locate hazardous conditions and fire code violations of emergency lighting.

  • Presented inadequate emergency lighting or non-functional fire exits to property owners or their representatives.
  • Identified corrective actions necessary to bring properties into compliance with applicable fire codes.
  • Conducted emergency lighting compliance follow- ups to ensure corrective action have been taken in cases where violations were
  • Serviced, inspected, tested all emergency lighting equipment. Replaced ballasts, batteries, exit signs, and emergency lighting units.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Electrician Certification Course
Electrician Program
2

Electrician (lighting Technician)

Repaired and installed lighting fixtures in high rise building in such places such as 45 Rockefeller Plaza

  • Switched out receptacles and installed emergency lights
  • Building shut downs and ensured that breakers were correctly maintained for construction work
  • Performed retro-fitting as well installed motion sensors to ease energy usage and green buildings LEED
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
3

Lighting Technician

Supervised personnel and installed energy-efficient equipment and lamps for companies and businesses.

  • Attended briefings by partners, and business-related seminars and symposia.
  • Installed lamps and accessories in all Glaxo-Smith -Kline buildings and campuses in the Triangle.
  • Maintained logs and documented approved safety measures observed in specific buildings.
  • Evaluated finished work to ensure high quality work output.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
C
Certificate
MA
Public Health
4

Lighting Technician II

Performed installations, upgrades, and retrofits of fluorescent lighting fixtures on over 50 lighting projects.

  • Worked on lighting retrofit projects replacing lamps and wiring ballasts to improve energy efficiency.
  • Acted as a Crew Lead delegating responsibilities to as many as 3 crew members to ensure project completion.
  • Performed troubleshooting and rewiring of non-working fixtures.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Project Management
5

Freelance/independently Contracted Set Lighting Technician

Worked under numerous Gaffers and Best Boy Electrics on over 40 professional projects.

  • Set up lights to help light a scene.
  • Distributed power through set with a safe amperage level and a balanced generator.
  • Collaborated with all departments of the crew to maintain an efficient shooting schedule.
  • Gained practical experience in constantly working with a team to achieve a common goal.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Film Production
6

Project/ Event Coordinator, Sales Associate and Lighting Technician

Developed and maintained client and vendor contacts

  • Supervised events and acted as a project manager between client and crew
  • Skilled lighting technician onsite for events
  • Created proposals, helped plan and design events with clients
  • Administrative assistant in the office
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Theatre
7

Lighting Technician

Coordinate with road crew to effectively maintain work flow and attention to detail in high-stress environments under tight deadlines.

  • Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling required in unloading trucks and assembly of live event entertainment systems.
  • Work to ensure safety practices are observed in a fast-paced environment with high potential for injury and property damage.
  • Must be able to work well with unfamiliar equipment and personnel.
Candidate Info
38
years in
workforce
22
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Oceanography
8

Lighting Technician

Trained in energy efficient general lighting and electrical retrofit kits (ballasts/reflectors/sockets/lens).

  • Installed fixtures in a demanding environment in which production was crucial.
  • Installed equipment in numerous NYC government facilities including public schools/Department of Sanitation/Post offices and hospitals
  • Supervised small projects.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
Electrician License Nj
9

Lighting Technician/maintenance Technician for At&t

Lighting retrofits of 65+ buildings totaling 1.5 million square feet in 5 states.

  • Replace lamps, ballasts and add motion sensors.
  • Assist the building technician with PM's, motors change out, belts, filters, plumbing fixtures.
  • Cooling towers; clean, motor PM, replace/repair floats, check for proper operation.
  • Assist in the day to day oversite of multiple contractors for buildings totalling 600,000 square feet.
  • Assist with monthly generator runs including checking for leaks, taking readings, and checking battery levels.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
10

Lighting Technician

  • Performed maintenance, repairs and software upgrades on sophisticate computerized lighting system.
  • Programmed and operated computerized television lighting console.
  • Created lighting designs for special television events.
  • Programmed automated high-end lighting equipment.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AAS
Video Arts And Technology

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