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Job Listing

City of Monterrey Park— Building Inspector
The City of Monterey Park is looking to fill a full-time position for Building Inspector. Learn more

Long Beach City College — Part-Time Electrical Instructor
The college is looking for instructors to teach Electrical Math, pre-algebra and trigonometry; residential, commercial and industrial code classes; cost estimating, high voltage electrical, dc or ac motors and transformers – lecture and lab classes. Electrical inspectors and installers are encouraged to apply. Apply today

Upcoming Meetings for 2018

Meetings are from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. 

January 17:
Presenter: Daniel Cortez
Meeting Location:  Intertek-ETL
25800 Commercentre Drive
Lake Forest, CA 92630

Meeting Time: 8:30 a.m. (BOD), and 10:00 a.m. (General Meeting)


Parking Garage Lighting Controls and Life Safety

  • Title 24 2016 requirements for parking garages.
  • Common design in parking garages and why they don’t meet code.
  • Liability and compliance concerns when connecting embedded controls that aren’t UL924 emergency listed.
  • Requirements per Article 700 of the NEC, NFPA 70 standards requiring lights going to full bright vs 50% upon loss of normal power.
  • Uniformity for emergency and liability of fixtures turning to 50% upon loss of normal power and increasing to 100% when occupied.
  • Review Controls solutions that meet UL924 listing.

Presenter:  Daniel Cortez
Daniel has been involved with the “Lighting & Controls” industry for 23 years. He is the subject matter expert for Acuity Brands Lighting on CEnC Title 24, Part 6. He has helped develop curriculum for Electrical Engineers, Architects, Lighting Designers, Electrical Contractors, & Distributors. Daniel is currently a Principle with San Diego Lighting Association and is leading our industry in educational trainings for Architects, Lighting Designers, Electrical Contractors & Distributors in San Diego, since April of 2014.

Chapter and Division Badges (Members only)

If you are an IAEI Southern California member in good standing, and have not already done so, please pick your badge up at the next meeting. Download the attached MS Word document to create your own custom badge insert with your name and company.  Reminder: Please keep track of your badge. The first one is free. Replacements are available (while supplies last) at a cost of $5 each.

Download file to customize yours (click here)


Contact Information

Leisher, Charles         
c/o Square D Co.   
3030 Saturn St Suite 100
Brea, CA 92821-6271
(909) 612-5406 
fax (859) 817-4705

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