Lighting Project Manager

SUMMARY: The Lighting Project Manager coordinate and execute all aspects of the projects scope of work, ensuring a smooth transition from the design phase to the installation and on-going service and support phase of the completed project. This includes, but is not limited to, project estimating, account management, conferring with engineering/technical personnel on technical information, procuring and managing outside contractors, sourcing materials, scheduling project phases and managing safety programs. The Lighting Project Manager acts as the primary point of contact for all internal personnel, external contractors, subcontractors and customer agents to coordinate all aspects of project installation. Ensuring that projects are completed on time, within budget and that customers are satisfied with both the installation process and the end result. The Lighting Project Manager must be able to communicate effectively with the customer. The Lighting Project Manager must have a working knowledge of lighting systems, scopes of work, and be able to manage lighting issues and report to the necessary stakeholder. The Lighting Project Manager will coordinate with or be the point person on site during deliveries, and installation and will be responsible for all the day-to-day operations in the field.


  • Manage current and new customer accounts
  • Create, submit and follow-up on project estimates, cost proposals and project plans
  • Schedule and manage projects using clear communication of goals and objectives
  • Manage projects to budgets ensuring cost objectives are met
  • Create, manage and maintain project contracts, modifications, purchase orders, deliverables, reports and related files
  • Perform assessments of current lighting systems for potential retrofitting or replacement
  • Maintain budgets, and purchasing criteria for assigned accounts
  • Work with accounting department on all customer billing matters
  • Manage incentive/rebate program and create system payback analysis reports
  • Keep informed about lighting industry emerging products and services
  • Develop and manage safety program according to all OSHA, Federal, State and safety regulations as well as all company policies and procedures
  • Manage special projects as needed
  • Assist sales team with presentations and other support as required
  • Provide status reports as necessary
  • Coordinate with utility companies as required
  • Operate, maintain and manage company tools and equipment to ensure optimum operation and results
  • Create and submit weekly reports and participate in weekly staff meetings
  • Perform other duties as assigned  


  • Working knowledge and experience in the Lighting industry (products & services)
  • Exposure to working with and directing project teams
  • Knowledge and experience in Lighting projects and electrical systems
  • Demonstrated ability to create and manage project budgets and schedules
  • Ability to properly document projects, and work well with teams
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, architectural drawings or governmental regulations
  • Ability to take charge in high-priority crises
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and customers
  • Ability to travel locally up to 120 miles
  • Demonstrated training and supervision skills
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of OSHA, Federal, and State Safety regulations


  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited four-year college or university in related field preferred
  • Training in Project Management
  • Minimum five (5) years' experience in lighting projects and electrical systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent organizational and problem solving skills



This position reports directly to the CEO.

Wilson Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.


Wilson Technologies, Inc. at Electricity Forum

Wilson Technologies, Inc.

7404 Baltimore Ave. Suite 300
College Park, Maryland, United States, 20740

Wilson Technologies, Inc., based in Washington D.C., provides full-service facility and energy management solutions for government agencies and commercial businesses. We offer relationship-centered, stress-free outsourcing services that dovetail perfectly with your organization's staff and facilities.

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Full Time

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Electrical Projects Coordinator



College Park, Maryland,
United States