Announcement:

Due to our current organizer taking a different position in the organizing industry,  IBEW Local 343 is looking to hire a full-time organizer who brings to work a positive attitude, hard work ethic and determination, as well as commitment to the IBEW and its purpose. Must be a member in good standing of IBEW Local 343, and carry the classification of JIW. Submit your resumes by 4 p.m., August 23rd to Chad Katzung at chad@ibewlocal343.org.  (For a brief job description go to the news tab.)

REMINDER:  Summer Picnic is being held Saturday, August 17th at Spring Lake Park in North Mankato.  Lunch served at noon. Kids games from 2 p.m – 3 p.m. Drawings at 3 p.m.

Re-Sign is the 10th – 16th

IMPORTANT:

3rd Quarter Dues were due by July 10th!   $120/quarter for “A” members and $63/quarter for “BA” members  (Remember to pay your dues ONLINE or mail in payment as we no longer take payment over the phone)

Calls for Monday, August 19, 2019 –

Please note:   ALL of our calls DO require a MN Electrical License unless otherwise noted

Long Call – Russ Nelson Electric – Shop (Ellendale) / 324 Apts in Roch – 1 JIW – Foreman Pay – Company Truck and gas card – 324 Apts is a 10 month job in Rochester – Report to Shop on Tuesday, 8/20/19 at 7 a.m.

Long Call – BLK Electric – Mayo Hospital – Fairmont, MN – 1 JIW – 3 weeks worth of work – Background Check – Report to Job on Tuesday, 8/20/19 at 7 a.m.

Short Call – Parsons Electric – Soybean Plant – Fairmont, MN – 1 JIW – Work boots / 2 forms of ID – Working (5) 8s with 2 hours of OT available per day – Job hours 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Report to jobsite on Tuesday, 8/20/19 at 7 a.m.

Unfilled Long Call – Russ Nelson Electric – Residential Solar – Ellendale, MN – 1 JIW – Looking for someone to do Solar Projects in 75 Mile Radius – Report to Job ASAP at 7 a.m.

Unfilled SHORT Call – DeWar Electric – Southern Plains Education Co-op – Fairmont, MN – 1 JIW – Western Rate – Working (5) 10s; 6 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Report to jobsite ASAP at 6 a.m.

Unfilled Long Call – Hunt Electric – LaCrescent Solar – LaCrescent, MN – 2 JIW – Outdoor – Working (4) 10s, Mon-Thurs, 6a.m. – 4:30p.m. – Report to Job ASAP at 6 a.m.

Unfilled Long Call – Egan Co. – Michael Foods – Gaylord, MN – 2 JIW – Inside Rate – Indoor/Outdoor/Industrial – Drug Test – Industrial Controls and Rigid Experience Preferred – 4-8 Week Project – Report to Shop in Rochester ASAP at 7 a.m

Unfilled Long Call – Hunt Electric – Courtland Solar – Courtland, MN – 3 JIW – Outdoor – Job hours 7-3:30; Mon-Fri – Report to Jobsite ASAP at 7 a.m.

**To put in for a call, please call the Job Line between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.**

Calls Went Out on Friday, August 16, 2019

Long Call – BLK Electric – Mayo Hospital – Fairmont, MN – 1 JIW – Went out at #70

Three Things from IBEW Local 343:

  1. Local 343’s Administration does not condone or promote furloughing of any kind.

  2. Any member working for a non-signatory contractor without authorization from the Business Manager will be brought in front of the Executive Board.

  3. Any member referred out on a Market Recovery Call is required to remove their name from the other local’s books.