From its picturesque snow-covered vistas to its epic ski slopes, Lake Tahoe is the quintessential winter-time tourist destination. A big blizzard is generally a celebrated event in the Tahoe area, especially given the fact that the past few years have brought little snow to the mountains. But this winter, the extreme drought finally ended, and… [Read More]
IBEW 1245 will be hosting an OSHA 10 class Feb 3-4 at the union hall in Vacaville. Members who are interested in taking the class should contact Caitlin at (707) 452-2727. More information can be found here.
On December 3rd, Bubba Avery was honoured with the highest award that the Masons bestow, the Hiram award, and CCAR Charities wants to also recognize and thank him for the assistance he offered so freely to help the Butte Fire families.
The work outlook is very strong with dispatches at a high (1,780 as of October 1) and we have been experiencing several unfilled calls over the last couple of months. We also don’t anticipate any real slowdown in projected man-hours through the end of the year and have been told in some areas to expect… [Read More]
Cal-Nev JATC is currently seeking experienced qualified journeymen linemen to serve as instructors. We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic individuals interested in training and apprentice education.
IBEW 1245 will be hosting an OSHA 10 class Sept 23-24 at the union hall in Vacaville. Members who are interested in taking the class should contact Caitlin at (707) 452-2727. More information can be found here.
by Rebecca Band Photos by John Storey In late June, a nine-man crew comprised of IBEW 1245 members from Par Electric was sent in to place one phase of a circuit on the Morro Bay 230kv line, off Highway 41 near Atascadero. “We’re taking out a span of wire,” explained General Foreman Ken Fields. “We’ll… [Read More]
The deadline to register for this class is August 26, 2016.
WORK OUTLOOK Work outlook continues to be steady. The number of contract crews working directly for PG&E and SMUD has remained around the same. We anticipate increases in projected man-hours in Transmission and Substation (NERC work) over the next couple of months. There are other projects underway (which aren’t counted in the above-mentioned man-hours) that… [Read More]
This is a summary of the annual report of the IBEW Local 1245 Injured Workers Fund, EIN 35-2308172, Plan No 501, for the period beginning October 1, 2014 and ending September 30, 2015. SELF-FUNDED BENEFIT INFORMATION The Trust maintains its disability and death benefits under a self-funded program. BASIC FINANCIAL STATEMENT The value of Trust… [Read More]