Wage Allocation Results

Counting of wage allocation ballots. The ballot counters consisted of the present Executive Board members with the addition of Tom Small, Sean Sannes, and John Swanson. John Swanson was the acting head teller. The received ballots and counting of such ballots follow as


Ballots Received                               416

Ineligible votes                                   13

Ineligible from unpaid dues             1

Spoiled ballots                                    3

Total countable ballots                  399


4 possible outcomes from 4 vote options


#1                                            92

#2                                            47

#3                                            121

#4                                            139


Option #4 was declared as the winner by John Swanson and verified by the rest of the ballot counting team.

The new wage rates will be sent out with the newsletter soon.

Thank you to everyone that voted.

Accepting Resumes For The Mankato JATC Instructor Position.


Applications must be submitted before June 25, 2021



Position Key Role:

The South Central MN JATC is currently accepting resumes for the position of a full time day school instructor for the Inside Wireman Apprenticeship Program.  The position will be for the Mankato Training Center.


Required Qualifications:

  • Possess a current MN Journeyworker Electrical License and 3 years minimum Journeyworker field experience.
  • Familiarity with the National Electrical Code, electrical theory, and the electrical industry.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Initiative, drive, motivation, and a desire to build quality into the electrical industry through training.
  • A positive attitude toward both NECA and the IBEW.
  • Ability to work in both team and independent environments.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of the IBEW/NECA sponsored Inside Wireman Apprenticeship Program.
  • Teaching and/or curriculum development experience.
  • Experience and familiarity with the IBEW/NECA.
  • Microsoft Office Suite, Google Documents,


Basic Job Description (to evolve as dictated by program development):

  • Teach apprenticeship classes as dictated by the program schedule. Prior teaching experience is not mandatory. We will provide training on successful teaching methods.
  • Assist and advise students who have problems with assignments, tests, grades, course content, career concerns, and other academic matters.
  • Monitor and evaluate apprentice classroom performance and attendance.
  • Maintain orderly classrooms, labs and facilities.
  • Curriculum development and maintenance, using national curriculum as a base.
  • Assist the Training Director with activities as directed.
  • Occasional training and travel.



  • Wages and benefits will be based on the current Local Union 343 inside Agreement at Journeyman rate.


Job Type:  Full-time


How to apply: Please send resume to hiring@scmnjatc.org        

Book Signing Policy

IBEW Local 343 offices are now allowing book signing and re-sign in person. Book signing can also be done by email. Re-signs will be done online, by fax, mail, or in person. Book signing directions and forms will be located at the hall or from the link below.

If you have any questions feel free to call anytime.

Book Signing 2021

The Hall To Reopen.

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