Electricity is something that most Americans take for granted. When we go home at night, we know that we’ll be able to turn on the lights, charge our cell phones, take a hot shower, grab some food from the fridge and heat it up in the microwave. But for the 300,000 individuals who live on… [Read More]
After overwhelmingly rejecting the City’s Last, Best and Final offer, the IBEW 1245 members at the City of Roseville have approved a new three-year successor MOU with an 83% yes vote. The City Council subsequently approved the new agreement. The successor MOU includes a 2% salary increase (or market adjustment if the market adjustment survey… [Read More]
The City of Redding sent four IBEW 1245 members to the American Public Power Association (APPA) Lineworker’s Rodeo in Colorado Springs, Colorado on March 29-30. Pictured on the left is Chris Bryant, on the right is Jordan Michaud. Their team placed 30th out of 78 Journeyman teams. Local 1245 members from City of Roseville,… [Read More]
IBEW 1245 members employed at the City of Oakland voted to approve a two-year extension to the existing MOU, with general wage increases of 2% in each year of the extension. The City has also approved this extension, with no other changes to the existing MOU aside from wages. –Charley Souders, IBEW 1245 Business Rep
Job Description: Under general supervision; install, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a wide variety of electronic, electrical, electro-mechanical equipment and all maintenance and repair work on generation, water, and irrigation systems associated the Tri-Dam Project.
The California Supreme Court issued a major decision on public employee compensation Monday, upholding a piece of a 2012 pension law that reduced some benefits for workers.
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]
The City of Roseville’s Electric Utility is hiring for the following IBEW 1245-represented position: Electric Line Technician – $133,549 Annually Closing Date: Open Until Filled – First application cut-off 02/21/2019 The City of Roseville, population 126,000, is located approximately 16 miles east of Sacramento, California. We are a full service city, providing award winning and… [Read More]
The City of Lodi skyrocketed to notoriety with the 1969 release of the Creedence Clearwater Revival song by the same name. The song “Lodi” tells the story of a seasoned musician who laments the stagnation of his career in the Central Valley town. But if all you know of the area is the impression you’ve… [Read More]