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Service Electrician in Richmond, VA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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Job Description

Service Electrician

ColonialWebb is seeking career-minded Service Electricians with commercial service/technician backgrounds to join our growing team in the Richmond and Charlottesville Area. This is a permanent position with potential for advancement.

Our Service Electricians are responsible for servicing and repairing electrical systems, control panels, and components. These positions also are responsible for, but not limited to, upholding company standards through work quality and performance, maintaining a professional appearance, and following all safety protocols on job sites.

About Us

ColonialWebb is one of the largest commercial, mechanical, and electrical contractors in the South Atlantic region. We proudly serve clients from local small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. For nearly 50 years, our presence is alive across Virginia, the Carolinas, DC/Maryland, and several surrounding states. We specialize in New Construction, Mechanical Service, Industrial Refrigeration, Special Projects, Manufacturing, and Commercial Electrical.

We continuously seek individuals who want to invest in themselves and their teammates.


  • Richmond and Charlottesville area

Job Duties

  • Service, install, and maintain wire and control panels and lighting systems
  • Provide exceptional customer service when interacting with customers/clients
  • Read blueprints and technical diagrams
  • Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools
  • Ability to work independently as well as under supervision
  • Diagnose electrical problems with a variety of testing devices
  • Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electric Code
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and scheduling demands
  • Maintain a clean and professional appearance at all times – this applies to the individual as well as his/her tools, equipment, and workspace
  • Positive can-do attitude and contribution to a safe, efficient work environment.
  • Perform any other associated duties as needed to effectively and efficiently complete tasks


  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of practical experience in the trade
  • Knowledge of current National Electrical Code and OSHA safety regulations
  • Possess tools of the trade
  • Journeyman s License preferred, but not required
  • Valid driver s license

Why ColonialWebb

  • We are well established in the market and continue to track tremendous growth.
  • We have a determined focus to be the employer of choice in our markets.
  • We have a company-wide commitment to sustainability / green initiatives and strong community involvement.
  • You will have unlimited potential for career advancement with ColonialWebb.
  • We provide company-sponsored training and development.
  • We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce.
  • There is no better place to develop your skills or establish a career, than ColonialWebb.

Check out what we have to offer!

Benefits and Perks

  • Weekly Pay
  • Competitive Wages
  • 401(k) plan with a generous company match
  • Excellent medical, dental, vision, and Rx drug insurance (with low premiums)
  • Life and Accidental Death Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and bereavement leave
  • Company service vehicle, iPad, and uniforms
  • Opportunities to learn and dynamic leadership
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Steady work
  • Scholarship program for employees children
  • Discounts at major automotive, computer, cell phone companies
  • And much more…

Are you up to the challenge of growing with us?

Ready to join the team?

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