Overview

 Position Overview

The position is responsible for utilizing electrical/electronic knowledge to troubleshoot equipment and handle customer relations for the lighting division of a major hydroponic equipment company.

Responsibilities and Requirements  

  • Confident understanding of grow room electrical design
  • Tests ballasts and lights for deficiencies
  • Basic understanding of: volt meters, ohm meters, and multi-meters
  • Comfortable with customer communications
  • Helps customers with troubleshooting issues
  • Trains other employees on lighting equipment
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 6-8 weeks annually
  • Understanding of hydroponics industry and indoor/greenhouse cultivation
  • Proficient with ballast to light connections
  • Can speak confidently about light spectrums
  • Is able to set up the proper lighting wattage and spectrums by square foot for grow rooms and greenhouses

Required Education/Experience

  • Technical knowledge: electrical grow room design (minimum)
  • B.A. in engineering or an electrical certification is desired but not required
  • Customer relations experience is a necessity
  • Communications skills and confident speaking ability a must
  • Experience in hydroponics industry with emphasis on lighting strongly preferred

Salary/Benefits

  • Approx. $55,000 annually
  • Full Benefits