IBEW 993 Elections, Ballots to be mailed out May 2nd, Must be received back no later than June 2 at midnight.
Inside Wiremans agreement, 2 year extension in Negotiations This Month.
Inside Wiremans Agreement Expires May 2014. April 1 increase, $0.88 cents straight to wage $0.01 to training fund for NETCO (National Training) = $1.00 increase when you add in 12.36% Holiday pay
Kitimat Modernization no increase to PLA rate as Rate was Bumped up on front end of contract.
Journeymen Red Seal construction Electricians are still needed for various Jobs in Northern and Coastal B.C. Contact 993 hall. If you are an I.B.E.W. member in Canada, please contact your own Hall and tell them you are ready to go.
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) is a labor union which represents workers in the electrical industry in the United States, Canada, Panama and several Caribbean island nations; particularly electricians, or Inside Wiremen, in the construction industry and linemen and other employees of public utilities. The union also represents some workers in the computer, telecommunications, broadcasting, and other fields related to electrical work. It was founded in 1891 shortly after homes and businesses in the United States began receiving electricity. Its international president is Ed Hill. The IBEW is affiliated with the AFL-CIO.
“MEN WANTED: FOR HAZARDOUS JOURNEY. SMALL WAGES, BITTER COLD, LONG MONTHS OF COMPLETE DARKNESS, CONSTANT DANGER, SAFE RETURN DOUBTFUL. HONOUR AND RECOGNITION IN CASE OF SUCCESS.” – SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON.