Lighting CAD Technician

  • Hong Kong
  • Full-time
  • Position: Lighting CAD Technician
  • Office Locations: Hong Kong

Company Description

Inhabit is a unique, multi-disciplinary team of professionals who are passionate about making a positive contribution to our built environment. We are a collective of experienced architects, designers, engineers amongst other professions who work both independently and in partnership to form a holistic approach to the services that we offer. We believe that our respective areas of expertise can be integrated to allow seamless interdisciplinary synergy to create buildings that are more relevant to our evolving society.

Job Description

Our Lighting Design teams in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Singapore specialise in creating unique visual experiences for facades, landscapes and interiors across a wide range of industry sectors including hospitality, commercial office, retail, transportation, entertainment facilities and residential projects.

We are a group of talented and passionate designers, from a wide variety of professional and cultural backgrounds, and pride ourselves on producing high-quality work in a fun, collaborative, creative and inspiring working environment.

Inhabit is experiencing ongoing growth with many new and exciting projects on the horizon. Due to this fast-paced growth, a fantastic and unique opportunity exists for an experienced CAD Technician to join our Hong Kong studio and be part of a dynamic company with a great culture.

The Role

Forming an integral part of the overall Inhabit Lighting team structure, the Lighting CAD Technician will involve collaborating with the lighting design team to produce lighting layouts, elevations, details and control schematics. The role will also require producing lighting and daylighting calculations using Dialux, AGI or similar. 

The successful candidate should be focussed and experienced in lighting design with strong project management skills and technical aptitude.


Skills and Experience

Inhabit takes pride in employing people who are passionate about their expertise, are ambitious and strive for excellence. The following skills would be required for the role:

  • 3+ years’ experience in lighting design and/ or electrical engineering on projects of various scales and complexities
  • Responsible, organised, flexible and a supportive team member
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (Chinese and English preferrable)
  • Ability to work with AutoCAD
  • Have an eye and aptitude for detail, accuracy and the technical aspects of lighting documentation
  • Passionate about accuracy and details.
  • Have a passion for design and lighting.
  • Ambitious and self-motivated with a desire for personal and professional growth

Skills & Attributes

The following will be considered advantageous for the application:

  • Ability in working with Rhino, 3DS Max, Grasshopper, Revit, SketchUp, V-Ray, LightUp, DIALUX and Radiance, or a similar Day Lighting Calculation Software
  • Experience in developing lighting specifications with knowledge of luminaires and control systems.
  • Experience in electrical engineering.

Additional Information

Please send your Curriculum Vitae, salary expectations and a 1 page introduction letter to Please upload your Resume, Cover Letter and any other supporting documentation where asked within your application. Ensure you consider the skills and experience needed for this role and include in your application.

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