Join the Resource Team

Resource Lighting + Controls is growing. We’re searching for talented individuals to join us in bringing the latest LED lighting and controls technologies to the market. If you enjoy a dynamic work environment with professional growth opportunities we invite you to contact our operations manager, Chris Carpenter, at to submit your resume.

The LED Lighting and controls industry is a fast-paced, exciting catalyst for architecture, electrical engineering and design trends. Team members from entry to senior level positions are problem solvers, leaders, learners, passionate about lighting design and enjoy positively influencing a low carbon footprint with energy efficient solutions. We truly care about our clients, their projects and about one another’s success.

“Team” is at the core of our culture. Team members enjoy a collaborative, engaging and fun work environment. With ample opportunity for industry education and professional growth, RLI offers careers, not just jobs. Come and see what “team” means to us!

“If you take out the team in teamwork, it’s just work. Now who wants that?” -Matthew Woodring Stover

Project Quotations Specialist

As a Resource Lighting + Controls Project Quotation Specialist, your mission will be to understand the requirements and specifications of a customer’s project and price the necessary lighting and controls from our extensive linecard offerings. At times, you will partner with customers on special projects that require out-of-the box solutions, non-standard products, and controls solutions. Experience in quotations, sales, or electrical contracting is a plus.

Ability and desire to learn are essential; developing knowledge of our product offerings and new technologies is an ongoing process in this position. You’ll have ample opportunity to attend manufacturer updates, trade shows and seminars. A working knowledge of Microsoft office and the  ability to learn various quoting software is necessary. CAD and photometric software knowledge are a plus. 

Successful candidates will have excellent organization skills and the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently through a long sales cycle that requires various levels of follow-up

Key Functions:

  • Assembling a complete and competitive project bid that addresses all areas of the solicitation requirements.
  • Developing knowledge of local building codes, national or local governing agencies that regulate or create standards relating to lighting design
  • Possessing or gaining advanced understanding of lighting technology, products, specifications and their application
  • Developing and Executing a documented sales strategy
  • Targeting, creating and capturing market opportunities
  • Gaining certifications and/or credentials necessary for professional growth


Customer Service & Administrative Sales Support

As a representative of Resource Lighting + Controls, your professional demeanor, resourcefulness and friendly personality will allow you to successfully coordinate office activities and interact with a variety of manufacturer representatives, clients, and team members. In addition to ongoing tasks you’ll have opportunities to work on a variety of special projects with every team member and learn the industry from the ground up!

Desire and ability to learn about our products, services and processes is essential. A computer savvy, leadership minded team member with an interest in lighting design and LED technology will find career opportunities start here.

Key Functions:

  • Daily interface with Microsoft Office Suite – Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Learning various industry specific software for tracking and expediting orders and samples
  • Performing a variety of tasks requiring excellent written and communication skills
  • Managing phone system and office equipment
  • Organizing and managing product samples
  • Coordinating and managing office meetings and special events
  • Supporting sales staff on a variety of special projects as needed
  • Managing order inquires