Commercial Electrical Foreman

Putzel Electric
Norcross, GA





Work Type




Minimum Experience

8 Years


Putzel Electrical Contractors - since 1893, Putzel continues to grow, constantly exploring new ways to improve its operations and broaden its horizons. Putzel has proven experience in construction of manufacturing and industrial plants, hospitals, laboratories, as a positive member of construction teams throughout the Southeast committed to the excellence of design and installation of a full range of electrical systems, and meeting the industry’s challenges today and in the future. Today, Putzel is growing to be one of the most successful commercial electrical firms in the Greater Atlanta Region.

Electrical Foremen Overview - responsible for leading our teams on jobs through guidance in work with active training and preparation. Foremen will work with general contractors, project managers, other subcontractors and our teams of electricians to manage day-to-day operations per job. Foremen will need to have vast knowledge of National Electric Code (NEC) and OSHA regulations to perform work successfully and safely.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities -

·        planning, installing, and maintaining all phases of electrical work relations to building construction and equipment repair

·        determining methods of construction, necessary material orders, manpower levels including time entry, and maintaining material costs

·        ability to read electrical construction blueprints to plane procedures

·        installing and maintaining control panels, relay, lighting, gear, alarm and detection devices for high and low voltage equipment

·        ability to run different construction equipment such as tamps, mini-exs, ditchswitch, lifts, luls, etc.

·        ability to train other electricians, apprentices and helpers


Minimum Requirements -

·        At least five years of related supervisory experience in the electrical construction industry

·        History of ability to successfully run electrical jobs of 2-8 electricians

·        High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate)

Candidate Requirements

High School DiplomaGEDLooking for WorkWilling to Take a Drug TestWilling to Be Background CheckedEligible to Work in the USHas Reliable TransportationDriver's LicenseOwns Power ToolsOwns Hand ToolsWilling to Work Overtime

Project Types

None found



50 lbs.

Non-Technical Skills

Quality Control ExperienceManagement Experience


TransformersElevators or EscalatorsSubstations or SwitchgearHVACIndustrial Machinery

Building Systems Wiring

Lighting ControlsFire Alarm


MC CableUnderground UtilitiesCable TrayWiring TroughMetal Conduit Bending and Installation

Drawings and Code

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

Startup & Testing


Communications Wiring

Ethernet Cabling



Lockout Tagout TrainingArc Flash TrainingNFPA 70EFirst Aid CertificationCPR CertificationFall Protection CertificationOSHA 30 CertificationOSHA 10 Certification

Equipment Certifications

Scissor Lift CertificationAerial Lift CertificationForklift Certification

Electrical Licenses

Journeyman Electrician License



$25 - $33 / hour


Health InsuranceDental InsuranceLife InsuranceLong Term Disability InsuranceVision Insurance401(k)401(k) MatchingPaid HolidaysPaid VacationsWeekly Pay (as opposed to bi-weekly)Gas or Vehicle AllowanceApprenticeship TrainingTuition ReimbursementProfessional Development/Continuing Education