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Job Title:

Lighting Retrofit Technician

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North Aurora


All Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

TCL is currently seeking full-time, qualified commercial Lighting Retrofit Technicians (LRTs). TCL Lighting 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 TCL 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.


Know how to establish customer rapport to ensure highest levels of satisfaction, make customers happy.
Must work within the Company’s 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.
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.

Job Requirements:

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 driver’s 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)



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

Company Information

TCL Electrical and Lighting is a full service lighting and electrical maintenance contractor offering design, installation, maintenance, and lighting retrofits throughout the Greater Chicagoland area and state of Illinois. We maintain our own professional fleet of vehicles and bucket trucks which are fully equipped and ready to dispatch.

TCL Electrical and Lighting has accomplished a remarkable amount of growth over the last few years. Our name represents the highest level of customer service, quality service, and commitment to excellence. Our growth is credited to our team members and their relentless drive to provide superior customer service, exceeding our customer’s expectations. TCL has achieved an impeccable work and safety record while working with many of the nation's leading commercial, corporate, industrial, and retail businesses, further driving continued success.

Application Instructions:

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

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