Service Electrician

Newport News, VA




Service/Maintenance Electrician

Work Type




Minimum Experience

3 Years


We are looking for an amazing Service Electrician to join our Chesapeake Building Service team. If you are an Electrician with previous maintenance or service experience, and looking for a great career move, we encourage you to apply!

Why join us:

ColonialWebb (A Comfort Systems USA Company) is a proven leader in the Mid/South-Atlantic region that provides practical and innovative mechanical solutions to customers ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. This year, we are excited to say, we are celebrating our 50th anniversary! We have a strong business presence in Virginia, the Carolinas, DC/Maryland, and other surrounding states. Our teams specialize in New Construction, Mechanical Service, Industrial Refrigeration, Special Projects, and Manufacturing. We are looking for amazing people to join our team to join in our success.

What we will offer you:

Market, competitive wages based on experience
Opportunities for career growth, training, and development
401(k) plan with a generous company match
Personal leave, paid holidays, bereavement leave
Excellent Medical, dental, vision, and Rx drug insurance
Life and accidental death insurance
Short and Long-Term Disability insurance
Company sponsored wellness program
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition reimbursement
Employee referral incentives
Scholarship program for employees’ children
Discounts at major automotive, computer, and cell phone companies

What you will do:

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
Diagnose electrical problems with a variety of testing devices
Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electric Code

What we are looking for:

Minimum of 3 to 5 years of practical experience as a service electrician
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
Ability to work under tight deadlines and scheduling demands
Ability to work independently as well as under supervision
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
How to apply:

Employment applications are accepted online at .

EOE M/W/Disability/Vets

Candidate Requirements

High School DiplomaGEDLooking for WorkWilling to Take a Drug TestWilling to Be Background CheckedEligible to Work in the USWill Allow Employers to Check MVRDriver's LicenseWilling to Work Overtime


Drawings and Code

Proficient in Building CodesProficient in National Electric Code (NEC)Can Read Wiring SchematicsCan Read Construction Blueprints


TransformersSubstations or SwitchgearMotor Control Centers (MCCs)Motors

Building Systems Wiring

Lighting ControlsBuilding Automation Systems/ControlsSecurity Systems & Access Control

Non-Technical Skills

Customer Service Experience

Startup & Testing



None found



$26 - $30 / hour


Health InsuranceDental InsuranceLife InsuranceDisability InsuranceLong Term Disability InsuranceVision Insurance401(k)401(k) MatchingPaid HolidaysPaid VacationsWeekly Pay (as opposed to bi-weekly)Company VehicleGas or Vehicle AllowanceApprenticeship TrainingProfessional Development