Lighting Director

Lifepoint Church is seeking a creative, passionate individual to serve as the Lighting Director. The Lighting Director oversees the programming and design of lighting for all Lifepoint Church campuses, as well as provide necessary training for the Dream Team. This person is also responsible for preparing LED Wall content for services and events at the broadcast campus.

To apply for this position, please complete an online application


  • Team-oriented leader 
  • Creates opportunities for dream team members to grow in their roles
  • Strong understanding of proper time and project management
  • Ability to plan and organize multiple projects at one time
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience controlling and operating lighting equipment such as lighting consoles 
  • Have a working knowledge of all lighting and rigging inventory
  • Understanding of DMX and Ethernet-based control systems
  • Fundamental understanding of MA consoles and software and Resolume software

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide creative solutions and lighting designs for Sunday services and events of varying size at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania campuses
  • Visually improve the feel and innovate the look of lighting as a whole, including front wash, house lights, and lobby lights
  • Develop and lead lighting designers for Spotsylvania and portable campuses
  • Collaborate with the worship team and students team on special song elements
  • Create and assist execution of new stage designs
  • Patch, address, and cable lighting fixtures
  • Teach lighting operating and programming to interested dream teamers
  • Oversee the broadcast lighting team to include developing and scheduling as well as growth of team
  • Maintain and improve the lighting showfiles at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania campuses
  • Choose appropriate worship loops for the LED Wall and receiving campuses for Sunday services and events
  • Download, convert, and prepare graphic and video files for testing during asset review
  • Lead Asset Review and Runthrough for the production team
  • Build and maintain Resolume decks for Sunday services and events at the Fredericksburg campus
  • Maintain and edit production website
  • Write and edit SOPs and other documents

Attributes of the ideal candidate

  • Possesses high standards of quality & excellence
  • Maintains a positive attitude in a fast-paced environment
  • Thrives in a results-driven & high-accountability environment
  • Plans and organizes in advance, as well as adapt to changes in real time
  • Ability to perform strategic planning and to execute events successfully
  • Ability to make sound, critical decisions under pressure
  • Ability to self-evaluate, seek & respond to constructive feedback, and maintain

Work Location

Fredericksburg, VA

Reporting Relationships

Direct-Line Reports to Director of Production

Employment Status

  • Full Time, 45-50 hours per week, Sunday – Thursday 

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