Fastest Growing Jobs in the U.S. Look Good for the IBEW

 

The fastest growing jobs in nearly a quarter of U.S. states are IBEW jobs according to projections form the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

N.H. Nuclear Security Workers Making the Most of Membership

 

The IBEW has represented thousands of nuclear energy workers over the years, usually in either the construction or utility branches.

 

New Brunswick Local Receives National Recognition for Excellence

 

Fredericton, New Brunswick, Local 37 earlier this year won an award from Electricity Human Resources Canada for its Training Trust Fund, a program that offers members continuing education opportunities in a variety of areas including essential “soft skills” – the first time a union has earned the prize.

 

Texas Local Energizes the Next Generation

 

Last April, Houston Local 66’s young members group had four members. Today, they have close to 50 – and they’re showing no signs of slowing down.

 

Toledo Local Looks to Recruit from New Communities

 

The Latino population in northwestern Ohio has risen steadily over the last 40 years. For Toledo,Ohio, Local 8’s Ricardo Jiménez, this presents a rich recruiting opportunity that can help the IBEW grow as well.