Sample Lighting Designer Resume

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William Langley
138 Irish Lane
Potosi, WI 53820

Job Objective Seeking a position as Lighting Designer, which will allow me to learn new techniques to develop my skills in this field.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Huge experience working with lighting design tools and lighting energy analysis
  • Ability to create lighting plans, block symbols and luminaire details
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Cad via Solid Works
  • Skilled in exterior lighting layouts, calculations, specifications, and all phases of the lighting design process
  • Wide knowledge of AGI32 and Visual 2.6 Lighting
  • Ability to interpret drawings and specifications for designing Lighting Control Systems

Professional Experience:

Lighting Designer
Frank, Inc., Potosi, WI
April 2006 – Present

  • Performed photometric calculations.
  • Analyzed lighting layouts and luminaries specifications.
  • Collaborated with Designing Staff for ceiling shaping, coordination of finish options and location of visual and focal elements.
  • Coordinated with fixture and lamp manufacturers to develop new lighting products.
  • Participated in lamp replenishment programs and practices.
  • Adhered to corporate lighting standards and project luminaries specifications.

Lighting Designer
Pogo Corporation, Potosi, WI
June 2002 – March 2006

  • Determined best lighting design for a show considering script, location.
  • Developed light plot and produced instrument sheets showing instrument numbers.
  • Directed crew to hang, focus and gel lighting instruments.
  • Programmed cues into light boards and set light levels and cue fade times.


Bachelor’s Degree in Theatrical Lighting Design
Nicholls State University, Louisiana, LA

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