Electrical Superintendent


Electrical Superintendent

Richmond VA

Sector: Mechanical Contractor

Category: Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Commercial Construction, Industrial Construction, MEP

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Position: Electrical Superintendent

Location: Richmond, VA

About Our Client:

Our client has been providing an array of services for our commercial customers for over 50 years. Specializing in multiple trades, our teams work in New Construction, Mechanical Service, Industrial Refrigeration, Special Projects, and Manufacturing. They focus on their people, their culture, and their business.

Why Join:

  • Competitive wages
  • Career development and progression
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • Excellent medical, dental, life, vision, and disability benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee referral incentives

Job Summary:

Our client is seeking an experienced Electrical Superintendent to lead and provide technical support for large-scale commercial electrical projects. This role involves overseeing change-outs, retrofits, and installations of complex electrical and control systems for projects ranging from $100K to $3M. The superintendent will manage the day-to-day activities of a team of 10-15 mechanics, apprentices, and helpers, ensuring safety, budget adherence, and quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and coordinate work for electrical mechanics, apprentices, and helpers
  • Manage a team of 10-15 electricians
  • Provide guidance and demonstrate best practices
  • Perform or assist in electrical installations as needed
  • Prioritize safety and promote a safety-first culture
  • Teach and coach to prevent injuries
  • Collaborate with the Electrical Project Manager to discuss labor and material requirements and evaluate work progress
  • Ensure project completion meets schedule, budget, and quality standards


  • Previous leadership experience as a Lead Electrician, Foreman, Supervisor, or Superintendent on commercial electrical projects
  • In-depth knowledge of commercial electrical and control systems
  • 7+ years of experience (preferred)
  • Journeyman or Master’s Electrical License (preferred)
  • Ability to interpret blueprint drawings and plans
  • Thorough knowledge of OSHA safety regulations
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and internet usage
  • High energy level for a dynamic workload
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills
  • Clean driving record and ability to pass a drug screen and background check

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