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Important Opportunity Alert for Our Journeyman and Apprentice Linemen and Substation Techs!

If you're currently on the out-of-work books and seeking employment during this time, we've been informed that there may be opportunities available in nearby INSIDE locals, specifically working on Solar or Battery Projects. These positions offer competitive pay scales, which can vary by Local Union, but generally speaking, they offer earnings that exceed unemployment insurance benefits. 

To learn more about these opportunities and find out more about the specific roles and benefits, we encourage you to reach out directly to the surrounding INSIDE locals.

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If you are looking for a very challenging and rewarding career, consider applying to one of the Albat apprenticeship programs, and earn good wages and benefits while you learn a trade.

Click the ALBAT link below to learn more about Journeyman Lineman, Journeyman Substation and Journeyman Traffic Signal apprenticeships!


For other opportunities such as Operators, Truck Drivers, Groundman, Cell Tower Techs, Teledata Wireman, Tree Trimmer, Brush Handler or Communication Fiber Optic and Cable Splicer within our Local you must call and schedule a time to come in to get registered on our out of work list in order to be able to view and bid on eligible jobs.

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Since its establishment on September 19th, 1935, IBEW LOCAL 876 has been at the forefront of the electrical industry, fostering a highly skilled workforce that extends beyond traditional electrical delivery. Our dedicated members play a pivotal role not only in powering homes and businesses throughout Michigan but also in ensuring traffic safety through signaling, facilitating broadband delivery, and excelling in diverse specialized fields. Over the years, our local has continuously expanded its ranks, incorporating talented professionals in teledata, tree trimming, traffic signal operations, and various other skilled disciplines. This collective growth has propelled us to become the dynamic and versatile Union we are today, enabling us to provide exceptional energy services while driving advancements in safety and technology across multiple disciplines.

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View and bid on available jobs through our Online Bidding System.

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Stay active on the books by re-signing every 30 days or less.


Click below, log-in, and then follow the steps to re-sign.


Current IBEW Local 876 Members, pay your Membership Dues and Death Benefit payments online.



5000 East Airport Road

Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

Tel: 616-784-1133

Fax: 616-784-8342

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