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Lighting Specialist (2001)

Location Project Center - Montreal
6555 Metropolitain Blvd East - Suite 302
Montreal, QC
H1P 3H3
Status Permanent - Full Time

Guillevin International ranks among Canada's largest distributors of electrical material. It is also a major distributor of safety products and equipment as well as industrial supplies. Its knowledgeable employees working in more than 100 Profit Centres in key locations across Canada ensure Guillevin's success by distributing a wide variety of products from selected world-class manufacturers. We are currently looking for a Lighting Specialist to join our team in our Project Center in Montreal, Québec.

This position requires an individual with an entrepreneurial attitude along with strong business acumen and a desire to succeed. They will be a team player with a demonstrated ability to work unsupervised and meet key deadlines in a positive and professional manner.


The Lighting Specialist will have the ability to drive and influence specifications at the consulting engineering, as well as at the developer and property management level for our complete offering of lighting fixtures and lighting control products. 



  • Must support territory and sales teams' needs while executing lighting plans jointly formulated by lighting sales manager
  • Provide product demonstrations for specifiers, contractors, distributors and end users
  • Manage and maintain lighting inventories as required by understanding customers’ needs, challenges and technology along with manufacturer updates
  • Develop long term relationships with lighting manufacturers and customers in a professional manner
  • Participate in trade shows and manufacturers events
  • Maintain and develop product knowledge on lighting and lighting controls product lines



  • Experience in the Lighting industry is mandatory – applicants not meeting the qualification criteria will not be considered
  • Three (3) to five (5) years residential, commercial and industrial market segment experience
  • Knowledge in Lighting controls and products
  • Expertise in lighting, electrical and design with project management skills
  • Bilingualism: good knowledge of written and spoken French and English is required
  • Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised and meet key deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills (oral, written and presentation skills)
  • Good software skills including MS Office
  • AGi32 lighting design experience and/or a recognized IES certification are considered assets
  • Demonstrated interest in personal and professional development
  • High school education 


Guillevin offers exciting and challenging careers as well as a competitive Benefits Program.

Guillevin ensures equality in the recruitment and selection process by making employment decisions based on qualifications, relevant experience, knowledge and capability, demonstrated skills and accomplishments.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

The masculine gender is used solely to simplify the text.

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