Street lighting Designer

Aptus are looking for a fully qualified and experienced Lighting designer based out of Head office at Bolton. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in lighting design and be able to undertake designs suitable for various new types of schemes. This may be a standalone private lighting scheme, a new S38 development or the removal / renewal of highway lighting on behalf of a local authority.


Job Title: Street lighting DesignerReports to: Street lighting Manager


Main Activities & Duties

  1. Liaise with developers to determine full scope of works and produce quotation for the design based on the requirements.
  2. Produce designs using Lighting Reality and AutoCAD.
  3. Produce cable calculations & Schematic diagrams to accompany the designs.
  4. Liaise with Local Authorities for lighting assessments and approval of designs
  5. Offer guidance to clients with existing lighting issues.
  6. Produce weekly reports to present to the Lighting Manager on performance.
  7. Other duties will be required at Managers discretion.


Skills & Qualifications


  • ILP Exterior Lighting Diploma (modules 1-4)
  • G39 – Working in the vicinity of DNO equipment.
  • Fully Conversant with BS:5489 Road lighting code of practice
  • Experience in lighting contracts
  • Ability to read & understand working drawings and interpret the requirement.
  • Experienced in working to challenging performance measures
  • Good leadership and communication skills
  • Flexible in working hours and to be available when needed.
  • Fully IT literate with AutoCAD & Microsoft Office
  • Full driving licence required.


  • BS7671 18th Edition wiring regulations (preferable)
  • Ability to visually identify lanterns and components.
  • Lighting Reality – Best Practice & Advanced

Salary will be dependent upon experience

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