Job Description

Junior Lighting Lab Technician

Our client is a leading manufacturer in Montreal. They are currently seeking a Laboratory Technician who will be responsible for performing laboratory tests in order to produce reliable and precise data to support in the foundation stages of research and development (R&D) and in scientific analysis and investigation.


  • Assure the setup, testing and calibration of LED and Fluorescent luminaires
  • Perform test and measurement of lighting intensity, color, viewing angle etc. based on test plans and work instructions
  • Prepare internal reports and external customer reports about lighting measurement results
  • Build prototypes and assists in electrical testing
  • Record results and maintain strict log files
  • Assist in the development of electronic component test plans
  • Generate accurate records and/or reports of testing completed
  • Carry out routine tasks accurately and follow strict methodologies to ensure standards are maintained
  • Ensure the laboratories are well-stocked and resourced
  • Carry out sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analysing of results as part of the Engineering team
  • Plan, schedule and monitor work of support
  • Analyze and interpret test information to resolve design-related problems
  • Strictly follow and ensure health & safety procedures and checks
  • Ensure Lighting fixture testing using the Goniophotometer and Sphere, following IES approved methods (LM79, LM80), assuring that the testing procedure is carried out with excellence and thoroughness


Education : College Degree or Technical School (Electrical, Electronic, Engineering)

Software : IES Fundamentals of Lighting (Asset)

Bilingual EN/FR


  • Analytical and creative thinker
  • Strong autonomous and team work skills
  • Excellent knowledge (theoretical and practical) of all laboratory procedures
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office
  • Knowledge of National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation program (NVLAP) (asset)
  • Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills


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