Rapid Response Technician

Location: San Jose, CA

Department: Field Service

Type: Temporary to Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

This job is in Cupertino, CA 


We’re looking for people who think clearly, communicate effectively, and love seeing a project to completion. You’ll be traveling regionally so must have reliable car and clean driving record. If the above sounds like you/interesting to you, you’re on our short list already. 

Must be driven to succeed, persevere through obstacles and have strong communication skills as well. You will be on your feet all day - some days will be long, others short. This position also requires an ability to work independently.

If you’re lacking the experience part, but you are one of those people who has a knack for completing projects with excellence, and you are excited to jump into the lighting industry at ground level, keep reading! This is a terrific opportunity for someone looking for a fresh start in a new industry.

What you will be doing

You will be completing projects with confidence, professionalism, and finesse. Our Rapid Response Technicians speak with clarity and confidence, take responsibility for their work, address problems head-on, and most importantly allow the client to focus on their priorities while we focus on ours. Again, if the above sounds like you...keep reading!

This position is a temporary 3 month position with the possibility of full time employment at the end of the 3 months. You will work hands-on in the field, installing and calibrating lighting systems. You’ll do simple field set up and perform thorough testing. Don't worry... all necessary training will be provided and your training will be paid time. 

**Please note, this position includes overnight hours**

What is it like working for ProAutomated?

ProAutomated employees describe the company in 4 phrases:

“People” – Everybody that works at ProA enjoys and cares about the people they work with. When people leave ProAutomated, they always rate the “People” at ProAutomated as the best part of their job.

“Leading our Industry” – ProAutomated has always sought to be the best at what we do, and that means we’re regularly evolving.

“Growing Together” – ProAutomated started as 1 person doing field service, and to develop managers, leaders, coordinators, everybody at ProA has had the opportunity to grow into new roles/responsibilities.

“Adventure” – Field Service by nature involves responding to customers when/where they need. They don’t happen every day, but everybody experiences some adventures during their time with us.

Overall, we care about each other, and one of our main company goals is to improve our employees’ quality of life.

We lay claim to being the best at what we do. We hire the best, demand their best, and give them our best. We’ve completed over 10,000 lighting control projects in 3,500 locations, spread out across 7 countries since we started in 2007, and business is growing. We’re expanding our reach and team monthly, and we’re more excited than ever about the future of lighting. And since you’ve made it this far, we’re looking forward to learning more about you.


  • 3 month commitment with an hourly pay rate of $20-30, depending on experience
  • Necessary equipment
  • All needed training will be provided and will be paid time
  • Opportunity for full time employment

Candidate requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Experience with Electrical or electronics
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Desire to work hands-on in a construction environment
  • Flexible to adapt to same-day and next-day changes to project scope and location
  • Must be authorized to work in the US
  • Must pass a drug test and background check
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