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Warranty Specialist Job

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

About this Location

This team is located in a recently renovated Innovation center in Decatur, GA, which houses state of the art design validation equipment and facilities.  The onsite café, game room, and indoor/outdoor exercise facilities offer competitive work-life balance opportunities to achieve both business and personal goals.

About this Team

Why is Acuity Brands a great place for Warranty Services?

  • Our team is a strategic part of building customer relationships and brand loyalty
  • Our company is a very profitable market leader and provides financial stability
  • You will grow with a supportive team that is passionate about continual improvement
  • You will gain knowledge and skills that translate into a variety of career paths
How you will contribute:

What will you do in this role?
Serve as the initial contact for our sales agencies to assist with products, systems and solutions issues. Take ownership for assuring that issues are resolved timely and effectively for the customer directly and involving partners in the company for an effective resolution.  Be the key frontline service element of Acuity Brands, with emphasis on customer satisfaction, responsiveness, fiscal responsibility, commercial sensitivity and timeliness. Duties may include:

  • Processing customer warranty claims for the industry-leading Winona, Mark, Peerless, Hydrel and Healthcare Lighting brands.
  • Assisting in the development of processes and electronic information for troubleshooting guides, communication and information sharing procedures for historical product and application resolutions
  • Documenting field labor claims and replacement fixture or parts data. Facilitate negotiation for field labor within guidelines and initiate customer payment process for approved field repair work using standard work guidelines
  • Utilizing LEAN tools to improve processes, communication and resolutions for Acuity Brands products, systems and solutions to drive improved customer satisfaction and a reduction of quality costs
Qualified Applicants will have:

To be successful you should have:

  • 1-2 years’ experience working with customers, demonstrating an ability to effectively resolve customer issues, plus the education listed below
  • Bachelor's degree or a minimum of 5 years’ experience working with customers, demonstrating an ability to effectively resolve customer issues
  • Technical aptitude and strong organizational skills
  • Experience working with technical documentation including bills of material, wiring diagrams and parts diagrams. 
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Interpersonal skills for effective communication and negotiation
  • Computer competence and familiarity with Microsoft Office programs
  • Preferred Experience: Bi-lingual fluency (English and Spanish)
  • Preferred Experience: Lighting or related industry knowledge

This role is not approved for immigration sponsorship.


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  1460

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Database, Technology, Bilingual

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