Project Manager

Job Description

Job Title: Project Manager
Pay Grade: Full-time Company Description: RGB Lights ( is one of the Midwest’s largest lighting rental houses with an emphasis on LED lighting and video for the entertainment, event and architectural markets. We partner with clients from project conception through system turn-on and offer value-added services including design, custom fabrication, mock-ups, content creation, system integration, programming, training, system turn-on and full-event production. RGB Lights also custom manufactures our proprietary and patented flexible LED video product, known as FlexiFlex.

Position Summary: RGB Lights is seeking a full-time project manager, specializing in lighting production, to plan and execute event and entertainment projects in markets such as, but not limited to: corporate events, trade shows and exhibits, permanent installations, and theatrical production. The work involves considerable client contact with an emphasis on providing project services tailor made to the client’s vision. This employee may make or participate in the sale and may also execute projects generated by another sales person or group. The work includes the determination of product/gear, construction and service/labor specifications as well as design support of relevant operational plans.


  • Leads and participates in client presentations.
  • Consults with and troubleshoots client’s unresolved aesthetic and technology issues.
  • Formulates and implements an action plan to initiate sales opportunities with client.
  • Prepares and defines scope of work with client to include budget, project schedule, work flow, internal resource requirements, concept designs and layouts.
  • Provides a balance between the client’s creative needs and the company’s profitability.
  • Generates and amends quotes and interfaces with financial operations to facilitate client billing.
  • Executes on-site production as lead technician or PM as required and assigned.
  • Identifies and explores all future revenue possibilities with client.
  • Identifies future sales opportunities and new clients through networking and on-site interaction.
  • Trains and assists employees in the warehouse about new technology and its capabilities.


  • Five (5) or more years of professional experience as a project manager in the event/entertainment market.
  • Education: Related Bachelors degree preferred.

Other Requirements:

  • Detail oriented and delivers high-quality work
  • Works with minimal supervision and proactively seeks more work and ways to improve processes
  • Has ability to learn product and infrastructure quickly
  • Enjoys working in teams and communicating with others
  • Can multitask/switch between projects efficiently
  • Flexible working hours (will need to work some evenings and weekends as needed)
  • Has reliable transportation & valid driver’s license
  • Able to travel extensively
  • This position will be located at our corporate office in Chicago, IL.

RGB Lights is located at:
6045 N. Keystone Ave.
Chicago, IL 60646

**Please email resumes to careers (at)

Job Type: Full-time


  • Lighting Production: 5 years (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)
RGB Lights
Salary Range
$50,000.00 - 83,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Chicago, IL 60290, US
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