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Electrician - Retrofit / Lighting

Company: Florida Lighting Maintenance
Location: Sarasota
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

We are Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., a fast growing, highly regarded commercial electrical and lighting service provider, located in Sarasota, FL, offering great training and long-term success!

Wed like you to consider coming to work with us. Were growing by design, not by chance, and we want people like you to help us lead the way. Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., has been serving the State of Florida for over 5 years. The key to our success is our employees!

Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., hires military veterans and offers excellent career paths for military personnel who are planning to transition into new civilian professions. Throughout our 5 plus years in business, we've learned that your service training, and the military structure you're used to, are a great fit in our company. Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., is a military-friendly company that is seeking military talent.

Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., has exciting open opportunities for team players that live and demonstrate our Humble, Hungry, and Smart company culture.

Humble: Humble team members are quick to point out the contributions of others and slow to seek attention for their own. They share credit, emphasize team over self and define success collectively rather than individually.

Hungry: Hungry team members are self-motivated and diligent. They are constantly thinking about the next step and the next opportunity.

Smart: Smart team members are interpersonally appropriate and aware. They have good judgment and intuition around the subtleties of group dynamics and the impact of their words and actions.

Once you learn more about us, youll quickly discover that were a different kind of electrical and lighting company, and were proud of it!

We are currently looking for a full-time, qualified commercial Lighting Retrofit Technicians (LRTs) to install lighting products safely and securely in customers facilities. The ideal candidate will possess a high level of professional customer service and have broad knowledge of lighting retrofit strategies.

We are looking for qualified individuals that can work independently as well as be a team player. This individual should also have a high degree of customer service and communication skills. Dedicated customer service is essential to the position.

We are looking for ambitious individuals that are committed to the job and take pride in the quality of their work!

Candidates with industrial and commercial lighting retrofit experience, including electrical experience, are highly preferred but not required.

Position Summary: Florida Lighting Maintenance Retrofit Technicians are responsible for installing lighting fixtures, lamps, ballasts, controls, or other items associated with lighting systems, often working from ladders, scaffolds, and/or roofs. LRTs install, maintain, and/or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and/or fixtures, performing physically demanding tasks while conveying knowledge of basic/specialized tools and equipment throughout the service job/work order process. Compliance with FLM safety policies is a must. LRTs are also expected to understand and conform to government/local electrical and building code regulations and ordinances as well as any/all required safety guidelines.

LRTs should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to identify/diagnose lighting fixture issues, the ability to read, develop, and follow blueprints and wiring schematics, have a sound understanding of handling and using basic electrical tools and equipment, be reliable, and can define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Know how to establish customer rapport to ensure highest levels of satisfaction, make customers happy.
  • Must work within the Companys Safety Program Requirements.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and follow directions of the Crew Leader.
  • Complete all lighting and service system checks efficiently and accurately.
  • Install lamps, ballasts, and other lighting components within various fixture types.
  • Work indoors and outdoors on ladders, scaffolding, and/or lift equipment, off the ground at varying heights.
  • Work on their feet for up to 12 hours
  • Must be willing to work nights, some weekends, and undertake occasional travel.
  • LRTs will be required (after training) to work up to or surpass productivity levels predetermined by management.
  • Take care of all company property given to them to perform their job.
  • Participate actively in all training exercises, meetings, and technical vendor training

Education, Experience, and Skills Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Associates Degree in industrial maintenance, electrical or electronic engineering is a plus.
  • 2 years of experience (preferred)
  • Must possess strong problem solving, critical thinking, and time management skills.
  • Highly organized with exceptional follow-through abilities
  • Ability to manage inventory of electrical/lighting material
  • Must have basic hand tools
  • Must have a valid drivers license & pass driving record screening
  • Experience with Scissor Lifts, tow-behind lifts, and/or aerial trucks preferred
    • Aerial Lift / Boom Truck certification preferred but not required.
  • Must pass drug screening
  • Must pass criminal background check
  • Authorized to work in the United States (required)

What youll love about us:


  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacation Days
  • Competitive, Bi-Weekly Pay
    • Pay scale is based upon experience

Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

We are large enough to make a difference but small enough to assure your voice is heard. Florida Lighting Maintenance, LLC., prides itself on being an organization where every person and position matters.

Come join our team of smart, motivated, and fun people! Apply today by submitting your resume and cover letter!

Company Description

Florida Lighting Maintenance (FLM) is a full-service facilities contractor specializing in electrical and lighting system design, installation, maintenance, and lighting retrofits for commercial, municipal, educational, and residential clients throughout Florida and the greater southeastern United States. FLM maintains its own professional fleet of specialty vehicles and bucket trucks, fully equipped and ready to dispatch. The FLM name represents the highest level of customer service, quality workmanship, and commitment to excellence.

Keywords: Florida Lighting Maintenance, Sarasota , Electrician - Retrofit / Lighting, Other , Sarasota, Florida

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