Photos from the IBEW 1245 Pin Dinner in San Jose on March 1, 2019
California’s family child care providers and early childhood educators do the jobs that allow hundreds of thousands of working parents to do theirs. But unfortunately, these hard-working, dedicated care providers are often struggling just to get by. They work long hours with few, if any, benefits and devastatingly low pay (many providers that serve low-income… [Read More]
Photos from the IBEW 1245 Pin Dinner in San Francisco (Pacifica) on Feb. 22, 2019
Pursuing a career in line work is one of the best decisions Jordan Chene has ever made, and he plans to continue working in the trade to master his craft.
The following units (which usually meeting bi-monthly and would not have a March meeting) have added special meetings for the month of March to accept nominations for union leadership positions: Unit #3309, Truckee Donner PUD: March 21 Unit #3318, Elko: March 14 Unit #3315, Ely/Mt Wheeler: March 12 Unit #1311, Hinkley: March 6 Unit #2510,… [Read More]
A heartfelt congrats to IBEW 1245 member Nick Rains, winner of the IBEW International Photo Contest! Brother Rains beat out submissions from dozens of other locals to come out on top in the annual contest. According to the IBEW International website: To get a picture of just how much snow fell on Lake Tahoe in… [Read More]
IBEW 1245 is known far and wide as one of the most effective union locals when it comes to bargaining top-notch contracts for our members. But these great contracts don’t just happen – they are fought for and won by our remarkable member-led bargaining committees, who time and again have managed to secure some of… [Read More]
Unit #1220, Diablo Canyon/SLO, has moved its March meeting to the 27th to accommodate members working on the outage. The time and location will remain the same, and the meeting will return to its regularly scheduled date the following month. –Pat Duffy, IBEW 1245 Business Rep