Electrician - Residential Service - Albany, NY

Mel Carr Electric


We keep on growing because we only hire the best, and our customers love us for it. We’ve been at this for over 40 years here in the Capital Region. You’ve probably seen our yellow trucks and our ads. What you don’t know is what it’s like to be a part of a team like this. How much you feel appreciated when you don’t cut corners. How much we inspire ongoing training and education. How it feels to have customers rave about you and demand that you’re the only technician in their home. How much you can earn when you truly are the best. People often come to us looking for a job. They stay with us because they find a fulfilling career, room to grow, and opportunities to excel.

Beecause we offer top of the line products and services, we need top of the line electricians who genuinely care about the customer and look at this opportunity as not just a job but a career.


You will diagnose and repair electrical systems and lead customers to make informed and confident buying decisions.

The Big Task

  • Complete all general electrical services calls
  • Establish customer rapport to sell the right products and services
  • Maintain a clean, organized job site and clean, well-inventoried truck


  • Participate in training exercises and continuing education allowing you to grow and develop as a professional
  • Maintain communication with customer service and dispatch to ensure overall success of the business
  • Be accurate and timely with invoices, time cards and paperwork


  • Experienced electrician with knowledge of local electrical codes and ability to make on-the-job applications
  • Clean, safe driving record
  • Highly organized with exceptional follow-through abilities
  • Strong verbal and written communications
  • Extremely high integrity with advanced social skills and ability to make solid connections
  • Competitive individual contributor who also loves to win as a team
  • Strong desire to be a better technician tomorrow than you are today

What We Offer

An excellent wage with unlimited earning potential

  • Medical and Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan with a company match
  • Paid vacation time
  • Continuing education
  • Excellent working conditions including new uniforms and super cool trucks
  • New technology including iPhone, iPad and access to integrated software

If you want to be part of something bigger than just a job - make this career move and find exactly what you’re looking for. Work in a place where you will be appreciated by your team and your customers and where your work has a direct effect on the success of the company. If this sounds like you, consider a move to our company by sending a resume or call for an appointment. Confidentiality guaranteed.

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