Electrical Superintendent

Owen Electric Company, Inc. - Columbia, SC3.1


About us

Owen Electric Company has been in business since 1986. We do large commercial, institutional, and multifamily electrical construction projects. Looking for an environment with driven individuals who are committed to excellence and growth? Join the OEC team and discover one of the fastest growing electrical contractors in the Southeast!

Electrical Superintendent position responsibilities

  • Oversee the safe installation of electrical systems from power distribution, rough in, trim, finish work and final punch phases.
  • Work consists of installing, altering, repairing electrical systems and equipment associated with large-scale commercial and/or multifamily electrical construction projects.
  • Reviews project documents, drawings, wiring diagrams, instructional manuals, specifications, blueprints and schedules work activities, and field installations according to the scope of work and project schedule.
  • Layout project work and ensure materials, tools, and equipment are available to meet the project construction schedule.
  • Complete essential paperwork such as material requests, time sheets, safety and incident reports.
  • Responsible for managing electrical materials, tools, and equipment assigned to the job site.

What we are looking for

  • Upholds Owen Electric Company values of safety, teamwork, professionalism, growth, and integrity.
  • Electrical Superintendent with 5+ years of experience in running commercial electrical construction projects out of the ground until completion.
  • Track record of completing multimillion dollar commercial electrical construction projects at or below budget within the established time frame, contract scope and specification.
  • Established recent work history as an Electrical Superintendent on large-scale commercial electrical construction projects.
  • Possess in-depth knowledge of NEC, local building codes, industry standards, and job site safety requirements.
  • Knowledgeable with the operation of tools and equipment on the job including but not limited to wire tugger, conduit benders, lifts, KO sets, backhoes, trencher, mini-excavators, and generators.
  • Effectively interacts and communicates professionally with management, support staff, field personnel, trade contractors, vendors, and clients.
  • Flexibility to work hours required to maintain project schedule based on the scope of work which at times may include working long hours or weekends.
  • Evaluate information and analyze problems logically to develop and implement solutions.
  • Journeyman Electrician or Master Electrician License(s) preferred.

Some of the ways we take care of OEC employees

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, dental, vision, short-term disability, and life insurance
  • 401k plan with a company match
  • Paid vacation, holidays and personal days
  • Career advancement with a growing company
  • Company sponsored apprenticeship opportunities
  • Use of company cell phone and vehicle based on the position
  • Comprehensive Safety Incentive Program

Job Type: Full-time


  • commercial electrical construction superintendent: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Journeyman Electrician (Preferred)
  • Master Electrician (Preferred)