Am I registered?
You gave your employer all the information; now what?
They asked for your information and you carried on about your day, forgot about it and… assumed. You think that the employer is taking care of everything, but that’s not always the case. Many people work for months only to discover they have never been registered.
Check if your employer has registered you, or…
The Trades Are for Women Too!
"Every moment is an organizing opportunity; every person is a potential activist, every minute a chance to change the world."
—Dolores Huerta, labour organizer and leader of the Farm Worker’s Union during the 1960’s
If you’ve been watching any television lately, you may have noticed the government of Ontario ads called "Make It In The Trades". These are crisp, clean and to the point.…
Wednesday’s Humpday Update
We hope you enjoy this video address by our International President Lonnie Stephenson. When it comes to delivering our absolute best each and everyday to customers and contractors, Lonnie explains it best.
Have a safe and productive balance of the week and we look forward to hearing from you.
Tool List & Protection
By agreement, the Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario and the IBEW created a reasonable tool list and protection for your tools.
Employer and Employees know exactly what each is responsible for and why.
Your tools are protected and it’s spelled out.
It’s one more piece towards developing basic expectations and uniformity amongst employees.
IBEW Apprenticeship Incentives
Today we will use the example of apprentices that work out of the Barrie, Brampton, Mississauga and Vaughan branches. Their apprenticeship would be managed through The Electrical Apprentice Training Alliance in partnership with IBEW Local 353.
IBEW apprentices are among the best. We are the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW Local 353) and we take safety and training very…
Family Day Weekend Greetings
Well friends, here we are. It has been 35 days since we called many of you and what a delight it has been to meet, hear your life stories and get to know you better. It has been encouraging working together towards this common goal.
Thank you to each and every one of you that have emailed, called, asked questions and supported this call to action.
The third Monday of February is Ontario’s…
May 1st Increase
As 2020 moves forward, our members in Ontario are looking forward to May 1st for our annual raise. 2020 Raise will be $1.40 2021 Raise will be $1.40
Additional Support added for you!
To help provide clarity, answer any questions or to set an appointment to sign a card, we have added three more representatives for you. Do not hesitate to contact Joe, Andew or Tony at their below contact information. Joe Logan: (226) 346.3773 Andrew White: (289) 356.3840 Tony Chiappetta: (416) 606.5789
Education and Training is very important at the IBEW
Learn from Howard McFadden about why Education and Training is very important at the IBEW
Union vs Non-Union Pension
Watch this video to learn from Les Carbonaro about the difference between a union vs non union pension.
Helping ECAO Contractor, Zerem Electrical Grow
Hear how IBEW Electricians have helped ECAO Contractor, Zerem Electrical Grow