2020 Construction Design & Development Program - Applications Engineer/Project Coordinator

2020 Construction Design & Development Program - Applications Engineer/Project Coordinator
Lehigh Valley, PA

Job Description

Lutron’s Construction Design and Development Program is a dynamic rotational experience designed to prepare the brightest candidates for growth and success in Lutron’s Commercial Project business from pre-bid design support and estimation through to project execution and end user turnover. Immerse yourself in the Lutron culture to better understand Lutron’s Commercial Project businesses and have an immediate impact on Lutron’s continuous improvement efforts for the Commercial Projects teams!

What you’re going to do:

  • Participate in a comprehensive 12-month rotational experience consisting of classroom, online, and on the job training where you will:
    • Obtain a deep understanding of Lutron’s commercial lighting control and shading solutions
    • Learn the construction process and implement Lutron’s project management life cycle from initial design and budget applications through to project scheduling requirements and owner turnover
    • Develop skills in reading construction drawings, specifications of lighting controls, and shade designs to develop/design effective lighting control systems
    • Utilize Lutron’s software platforms to complete takeoffs for commercial projects and prepare commercial system documentation for design, bid and construction purposes
    • Partner with architects, engineering firms, general contractors, electrical contractors and the Lutron sales team to support Lutron’s business goals
    • Collaborate with your team members on customer facing projects
  • Utilize your 12-month rotational experience as you join the Commercial Projects team following the completion of the Construction Design and Development Program

Your impact:

  • Partner with our Commercial Project teams to both support and build customer relationships
  • Directly contribute to commercial projects from pre-bid through final product delivery and project execution
  • Maintain our position as the industry leader through your communication, product knowledge and problem-solving skills
  • Engage in our culture of continuous improvement by providing valuable feedback to our teams

Qualifications:

  • 4-year degree (BA or BS) in a technical area of study such as Architecture, Architecture Engineering, Construction Management, Civil, Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Leadership experience in athletics, academics, clubs, community service, etc.
  • 0-2 years of professional working experience
  • You are a results-driven problem solver
  • You have a high attention to detail and ability to manage multiple priorities
  • You are adaptable and always up for a challenge
  • You thrive in a fast-paced collaborative environment
  • You are organized with excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

What’s in it for you:

  • Grow and develop your career through experiential learning, interactive trainings, and on the job coaching
  • Participate in several cross-functional teams where you will develop the skills needed to support Lutron’s Commercial Project customers
  • Directly impact Lutron’s Commercial Project business through participating in Lutron’s continuous improvement initiatives
  • Support from your co-participants through peer coaching and mentorship from Lutron’s Commercial Projects team members
  • Discover the aspects of Lutron’s Commercial Project business that resonate with your skill set and help support business needs as you grow in your Lutron career
  • Collaborate with other rotational development programs including the Sales Leadership Development Program, the Field Service Development Program and the Engineering Development Program to build strategic alliances early on in your career
  • Work alongside senior leadership in Lutron’s Commercial Project business

 

Hear more about this opportunity from previous participants in the Construction Design and Development Program in the following videos:
Program Overview https://youtu.be/V6YkZ9pPEck
Program Rotation Review - https://youtu.be/NZKVg_dUQrk

 

About Lutron:

Lutron is the innovative market leader in the lighting control industry with over 15,000 products engineered, manufactured and sold worldwide.  Our products beautify and control energy usage in some of the most prestigious architectural buildings around the globe. Places including the Empire State Building, the Bank of China Headquarters in Beijing and the White House, use Lutron’s technological advances to enhance their stunning buildings.  Innovators including Apple, Best Buy and Home Depot are working collaboratively with Lutron on awe-inspiring projects.  Lutron’s inventions are displayed in the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D.C.

Lutron offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a dynamic and professional work environment. We also offer continued growth through increased job responsibilities, courses offered through Lutron University and advancement opportunities.  For more information, view our website at www.lutron.com. EOE/AA.   

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