About us

JTE Electric was started in 2007 by Jim Hughes as a small one man electrical company. Over the years, JTE grew into a family business.  Jim ensures each and every job no matter how small or how large, is completed not only in a timely manner but always up to the standards put in place by the National Electric Code, Chicago Electrical Code & National Fire Protection Agency. JTE will also ensure that we abide by the code pertinent to each individual village, township or city.


Jim holds a Master National Electrical License and has been working as an electrician for over 20 years. Prior to starting JTE Electric, Jim was a 134 Union "A" Card electrician for over a decade. He spent 5 years as an Apprentice in college-level courses learning how to be an Electrician  He has extensive training in all aspects of Residential, Commercial, Industrial, and Communications. He has worked in environments worldwide that range from the skyscrapers of Chicago to an Industrial Manufacturing Plant in Mexico, and finally down to family homes in the Chicagoland Suburbs. Jim is also a Licensed Paramedic and EMS Educator.

JTE Electric provides services for all aspects of your electrical needs. This includes everything from troubleshooting Minor Electrical Issues, Emergency Service calls, Panel Upgrades, Custom Home Additions, EV Charging Stations and many more. There is no job too big or too small for JTE.

At JTE Electric we're happy to offer any electrical service that you might need. Please contact us with any Electrical Related Request you might have. We take pride in each and every project. We offer reliable and flexible scheduling, as well as affordability. We are highly trained electrical experts. Specializing in  both Commercial, Industrial & Residential projects.

We are proud to offer a range of specific services. Whether you need an outlet changed, looking to bring your home up to code, installing a permanent whole-home generator, replacing your electrical panel, remodel work and additions, or building the smart home of your dreams, JTE is here to help!



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