About Us

Gettle Incorporated is your choice for comprehensive electrical and technology contracting services. With offices in the York, PA and Baltimore, MD areas, we are proud to work with commercial and industrial businesses of all sizes across the Mid-Atlantic region.

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For over 60 years, Gettle has focused on providing exceptional service to every client served. By continually working to create the most efficient and effective solution for our partners – staying on the cutting-edge of technology and investing in top industry talent – we have grown into a multi-discipline electrical and technology solutions provider with specialized expertise that spans the following core service areas:

Gettle’s multi-division structure and in-house design-build capabilities provide a single source contact for all aspects of project management from planning and engineering through installation and maintenance, delivering budget and schedule efficiencies for our clients. We place priority on quality and staying ahead of the curve, maintaining relationships with top industry suppliers and continually investing in education and industry certifications. Our team of professional engineers, system designers, programmers, electricians and low voltage technicians delivers custom solutions carefully tailored to your needs now and into the future.

At Gettle, we understand that businesses have around-the-clock needs and when it comes to a service need, every second counts. We offer 24/7 emergency service and comprehensive maintenance, cleaning and analysis solutions to ensure your systems are operating at peak performance. We also offer the latest technologies in remote system monitoring, diagnostics and data collection to provide critical real-time information.

Contact Gettle today to learn more about our commitment to developing lasting relationships with the clients we serve and how we can deliver electrical, technology and security solutions that will grow with your business.

Why Gettle?

Comprehensive Solutions. Unparalleled Support.

Why Choose Gettle?

Gettle is the single-source contact for all of your commercial and industrial electrical, automation, fire/security and data communication needs. For over 60 years, we have focused on delivering exceptional value to clients across the Mid-Atlantic region, developing lasting relationships built on a foundation of trust.

As projects continue to increase in complexity, the traditional model of multiple contractors aligning to support electrical and technology design and installation can lead to schedule and budget variances resulting from change orders and other project shifts.

Gettle’s multi-division structure, coupled with our in-house design-build capabilities and panel fabrication shop, provides a single source of responsibility capable of managing the total lifecycle of your project, maximizing budget and schedule efficiencies.

Driven by Technology. Grounded in Education.

Gettle’s multi-discipline team of industry-certified professionals use the latest technology to deliver custom solutions tailored to each project’s unique specifications. Strong relationships with suppliers and a commitment to ongoing education and certification ensure our experienced team of engineers, programmers, electricians and technicians have the opportunity to evaluate and test the latest technology solutions to ensure they are a fit for the clients we serve.

Our team includes professional engineers licensed in multiple states and their in-house expertise ensure we can deliver sustainable and efficient systems and designs that will grow along with our clients and meet their needs long into the future.

Safe. Always.

Our entire team is committed to ensuring a safe working environment for our employees and clients. Gettle offers a comprehensive safety and training program that includes overall safety training as well as ongoing programs specific to each division and industry. Gettle encourages all team members to pursue safety training and certifications from the various suppliers and products we service. We are fully equipped with the highest quality safety equipment across our division services. Our divisions also have extensive experience working with a variety of on-site customer specific training and safety programs. Learn more about our approach to safety as a core value.

At Gettle, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. They are the reason we have grown into a multiple-division electrical and technology solutions provider and we strive to maximize our specialized expertise to add value through each phase of the project lifecycle. Get in touch today to experience the Gettle difference. We look forward to learning more about your project needs.

Leadership & Team

George Buss

George E. Buss
President/CEO
gbuss@gettle.com

Josh Walker

Josh Walker, CPA, CCIFP
Vice President – Finance
jwalker@gettle.com

Mike Walburn

Michael Walburn
Vice President – Maryland
mwalburn@gettle.com

Katie Bish

Katie Bish, SHRM-CP
Human Resources Business Partner
kbish@gettle.com

Dave Altland

David Altland
Director of Business Development
daltland@gettle.com

Burt Karsteter

Burton F. Karsteter
Industrial Manager
bkarsteter@gettle.com

Bryan Glatfelter

Bryan Glatfelter
Automation Manager/Control Systems Engineer
bglatfelter@gettle.com

Chuck Hoffman

Charles Hoffman, RCDD
Datacom & Fire/Security Manager
chuckhoffman@gettle.com

George Murin

George A. Murin, PE, LEED AP BD+C
Director of Engineering/Design
gmurin@gettle.com

Keith Wickline

Keith E. Wickline
Executive Estimator/Associate Engineer
Commercial Group
kewickline@gettle.com

Darin Doll

Darin Doll
Executive Project Manger
Commercial Group
ddoll@gettle.com

Gregg Doutrich

Gregg Doutrich
Manager
Specialty Projects Group
gdoutrich@gettle.com

Jeff Crum

Jeffrey Crum
Purchasing Manager
jcrum@gettle.com

Darrel Helton

Darrel Helton
Electrical Field Operations Manager
dhelton@gettle.com

Training & Certification

In today’s world, technology is ever-evolving. At Gettle, we are committed to stay at the forefront of industry innovation to deliver solutions that best-fit our clients’ needs. Education and training are a priority across our multi-division structure and the foundation of our approach of delivering exceptional, value-added service across the project lifecycle.

Apprenticeship & Training

At Gettle, we place priority on education and training. Our Apprenticeship Program is a foundational component in the company’s focus on team education. This four-year program is designed to provide Gettle’s electricians with 144 hours of classroom instruction and 2,000 hours of hands-on training during each year of enrollment – a total of 576 classroom hours and 8,000 hours of hands-on training. In addition to these opportunities, each apprentice also receives trade-related classroom training that produces competency and pride that lead to true craftsmanship.

Training-Certification

Continuing Education & Certification

At Gettle, we place priority on education and recognize that as a technology provider, it is our duty to ensure our team is equipped with the latest industry knowledge. We encourage ongoing education with our supplier partners and regularly host training for our team specific to their areas of specialty.

Gettle’s team members maintain certifications in top industry associations. We recognize that to make the most of these associations, participation must go beyond simply placing the designation on our business cards. We place priority on active participation including taking advantage of ongoing educational opportunities. Gettle is proud to maintain alignment with the following organizations:

  • Axis
  • Building Industry Consulting Service International (BISCI)
  • Extron
  • Electronic Security Association (ESA)
  • Green Advantage Certification
  • Ipro Certified Reseller
  • LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET)
  • Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
  • Underwriter Laboratories
  • YTI Industrial Automation and Robotics Technology

Safety

A Total Commitment to Safety

At Gettle, our team of talented employees have the utmost integrity while performing their jobs. Each team member is expected to act as a competent person and they’re empowered to stop any job when an unsafe situation arises or they are unsure. We believe strongly in the continuous improvement cycle and learning from past incidents.

Every employee at Gettle drives safety – from our president and CEO to our human resource department, supervisors, safety team and talented field staff. Our entire team supports our commitment to safety which includes:

  • Thorough safety-focused preconstruction meetings
  • Site safety audits
  • New employee orientation
  • Safety committee comprised of management, supervisors, craft and administration
  • Lessons learned used for continuous improvement
  • Post-incident investigation and root analysis cause
  • Implementation of NFPA 70E
  • Take 5 for safety
  • Site-specific safety plans

Our entire team takes their responsibility to maintain a safe environment to heart. We are happy to answer any questions you have or share additional information on Gettle’s safety program. Reach out to a team member today to learn more.

Total Commitment to Safety