Electrical Superintendent


Position Overview


As an Electrical Superintendent for CEC, you will be responsible for scheduling, monitoring, and controlling the day-to-day execution of the work, progress, and performance of a project. Administration and control of all aspects of the site specific safety and compliance objectives will be key for your role as well.




Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to the following:


  • Responsible for all CEC field trades on an electrical construction project.

  • Conferring with senior management, supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.

  • Manage mid-sized to large projects of twenty-five or more persons, sometimes may manage more than fifty people on a project.

  • Complete working estimate and take-off jointly with the Project Manager.

  • Lay out work for subordinate supervisors and lead persons, and is jointly responsible with the Project Manager for having material, tools, equipment, information and appropriate manpower in the proper place in a timely fashion.

  • Determine labor requirements and dispatch workers; manage man-loading chart.

  • Interface with representatives of the General Contractor on day to day project scheduling and overall performance issues.

  • Provide general supervision to subordinate foremen engaged in the installation of electrical feeders; equipment such as pumps, motors, and generators; control and distribution apparatus such as switch gear, relays, and circuit breaker panels; lighting fixtures and outlets; and related connections and terminations.

  • Monitor work as performed, direct subordinate supervisors and crews, and schedule work according to the pace of the job and other trades.

  • Ensure all office correspondence, safety, and administrative paperwork is delivered timely and accurately.

  • Responsible for overall project safety performance. Assure employees are properly trained or instructed in performance of duties to which assigned. Assure compliance with all CEC safety processes and protocols. Investigate or assist in investigation and reporting of any accidents or safety incidents involving job site employees.

  • Inspecting and reviewing projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and other regulations.




  • Current Journeyman Electrician License (must be licensed in TX or reciprocal state as defined by TX licensing agency).

  • Minimum 6 years' or more of experience running large electrical projects in commercial/industrial construction.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong believer in Safety.

  • Must have a current Driver’s License, own reliable transportation.

  • High School Graduate, GED, or equivalent.

  • Must meet attendance standards and comply with late/absence notification procedures.

  • Must be able to pass drug and background check.


Work Environment and Physical Demands


This position requires working in all elements, depending on job location, time of year, heat, cold, rain. Wear personal protective equipment (hard hat, safety glasses always), respirator when required. Able to work 8 -10 hours per day, 40 hours per week, and overtime as required and night shifts. Includes crawling, standing, stooping, bending, crouching, kneeling, sitting, reaching, constantly moving about on the feet and able to routinely lift heavy objects more than 50 pounds and pushing and pulling of objects is required. Repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers. Must be able to complete a full day of assignments involving overhead work. Physical work is a primary part (more than 70%) of the job. Possess good vision, normal or corrected and positively identify different colors of wiring. Works in single and multi-story buildings with all exposures typical of a heavy construction site, including portable sanitary facilities.


CEC Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in our workforce. It is our policy to attract and retain the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a military veteran. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.


Company Name:
CEC Companies
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Irving, Texas
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5 -10 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
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