Local 343 Offices are CLOSED on Friday, July 3rd (July 4th Provisional Holiday)  *Please plan accordingly*

The next General Membership Meeting is Wednesday, July 8th at 7 p.m. at the Owatonna VFW (135 Oakdale St, Owatonna, MN)

The updated wage rates for July 1st are available on our website under the news tab.  A link with a password to download the rates was emailed to members on Tuesday, June 23rd.  If you didn’t receive this email, please contact the hall.

*Please check our News Tab on the website for the latest cancellations or postponements due to COVID19*

The summer picnic for Aug 22 has been cancelled.

**The union lobby is closed and will remain closed until further notice. In doing so, we will not be allowing book signing and re-sign in person. Book signing will temporarily be done by email. Re-signs will be done on-line, fax or mail, not in person. New book signing directions and forms will be located in the pickup box by the front door. Re-sign forms can be found there as well. Once filled out, place them in the drop box. The new book signing rules can be found under the news tab on our web site. All daily activity will continue as usual.**

IBEW Local 347 Des Moines, IA, and  Local 288 Waterloo, IA  has multiple Unfilled Calls – Please contact their halls directly Des Moines 515-243-1924 and Waterloo 319-233-8050


3rd Quarter Dues are due by July 1st!   $123/quarter for “A” members and $66/quarter for “BA” members  (Remember to pay your dues ONLINE or mail in payment as we no longer take payment over the phone)

No Calls for Thursday, July 2, 2020 –   

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

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

NO Calls Went Out on Wednesday, July 1, 2020


Click HERE for Upcoming  Work.

TWO 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.