Lighting Applications Specialist

Gasser Bush Associates is the largest manufacturer’s rep agency of commercial and industrial lighting and lighting controls equipment in the state of Michigan and Northwest Ohio, currently representing over 90 different manufacturers. We work closely with the architectural and engineering design community and sell our products through the electrical distribution channels. You can learn more about us at

We are seeking a full time Lighting Applications Specialist to join our dynamic and growing team. The successful candidate will work with customers and our sales force on lighting layouts and/or assisting on their projects. This individual will work with project drawings, AutoCAD, Visual and other tools to develop lighting layouts, Point-by-Point calculations and Energy Engineering Studies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining a high level of knowledge on current technology

  • Analyzing new project data and equipment for incorporating into design specifications

  • Developing lighting layouts

  • Performing and reviewing calculations

Required Qualifications:

  • AutoCAD experience

  • Lighting Software Experience – Visual preferred

  • Familiarity with IESNA guidelines, Lighting Design best practices and codes and requirements

  • LC credential and LEED AP credential is a plus

  • Excellent organizational skills and effective communication skills

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and manage workload to meet project deadlines

  • Ability to work independently as well as interact effectively with others

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field of study

  • Experience in lighting and electrical design

What Gasser Bush Associates Offers You:

  • Competitive pay with vacation and sick days
  • Excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, and employee assistance program
  • Life insurance and long term disability
  • 401k with company match and profit sharing