Applications for the ALBAT Program Traffic Signal Apprenticeship will be opened in Local 17 as follows:
Monday, August 15th, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Tuesday - Friday, August 16th-19th, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Please see the attached notice for further details. Read More... Download: ALBAT 2016 Traffic Signal.pdf
IBEW Endorses Hillary Clinton for President
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers President Lonnie R. Stephenson issued the following statement endorsing Hillary Clinton for President.
“The choice America faces this November is now clear. Read More... Download: IBEW Endorses Clinton.pdf
We have made some changes to our out-of-work books guidelines and procedures. (Please see the attached.)
Effective immediately Local 17 will no longer remove applicants off of the books for three turndowns (gigs). Instead, you will remain on the books but will be placed at the bottom of the list. Read More... Download: OUT-OF-WORK GUIDELINES.pdf
Thank you for your interest in Local 17!
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers is a 725,000-member strong, world-respected labor organization. Since 1891, the IBEW has worked to build an empowered work force and partnered with employers that face the challenges of an evolving economy and developing technologies. Read More...
TEN WAYS TO KILL A UNION
DON’T COME TO THE MEETINGS.
BUT IF YOU DO COME – COME LATE.
IF THE WEATHER DOESN’T SUIT YOU, -- DON’T COME.
IF YOU DO ATTEND A MEETING -- FIND FAULT WITH THE WORK OF THE OFFICERS AND OTHER MEMBERS.
NEVER ACCEPT AN OFFICE -- IT’S EASIER TO CRITICIZE THAN TO DO THINGS. Read More...
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Rob C. Read More...