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Contractors Wanted

Learn how IBEW Local 876 can help you grow your business.


Better Together

At IBEW, we believe that labor and management are Better Together. We know that the success of the our industry depends on strong partnerships between workers and employers. That's why we work tirelessly to foster collaboration and understanding between labor and management, and to promote the shared goal of a thriving and prosperous industry.

So if you're a contractor who shares our vision of a brighter future for our industry, we invite you to join us in this important work. Together, we can make a real difference in the lives of our workers, our businesses, and our communities. Contact us today to learn more about how you can get involved and become part of the Better Together movement.

no hassle benefits administration

As your business grows, so does the amount of resources you must allocate to the management of benefits and payroll. 


With an IBEW affiliation, all paperwork associated with retirement plans and health insurance is part of the normal payroll report.  You won't have any additional administrative costs associated with establishing or maintaining our retirement and health insurance plans.  This will allow you to streamline your administrative efforts and focus on developing new customers and managing existing projects.

Our health insurance plan is well-established and stable.  As part of your contract with IBEW, insurance costs are negotiated and you and your staff may be eligible for these benefits.

short calls

Our members are highly trained, safety-conscious, and ready to work. Whether you need additional help for a day, a week, or a month, we can provide you with the reliable, top-quality workers you require. With IBEW, you can avoid the hassle of recruitment, training, and paperwork, and focus on what you do best: managing your project and delivering exceptional results to your clients.

In addition, IBEW strives to provides fast return-to-work for laid-off employees through our hiring hall system. Our goal is to get our members back to work as quickly as possible, so they can continue to support their families and contribute to the industry. When you partner with IBEW, you can be confident that you'll have access to reliable and skilled workers whenever you need them.

By partnering with IBEW, you'll benefit from our decades of experience in the industry, our commitment to excellence, and our unmatched level of customer service. We pride ourselves on working closely with our clients to fill the call. 

talent pool

One of the most important reasons for being a union contractor is our large manpower pool.  The growth of your business should not be limited by your access to qualified, trained staff.  Nor should constant workplace turnover.

The IBEW provides a consistent source of reliable, well-trained, and capable workers which reduces employer reisk.  Thanks to our extensive labor pool and inter local agreements, you won't have to worry about finding the skilled workers you need to complete a project.

Our referral system is simple: whether you're looking for a Journeyman Lineman, Truck Driver, Fiber Optic Splicer, Heavy Equipment Operator, or many other titles, just request the workers you need for as long as you need them.


market research

At IBEW, we're more than just a source for skilled workers. We also offer a range of industry-specific reports that can help you grow your business and stay ahead of the competition. Our reports are designed to provide you with valuable insights and data that you can use to make informed decisions about your business strategy, market positioning, and more.


Whether you're looking to expand into new markets, increase your profitability, or improve your operational efficiency, our reports can provide you with the information you need to succeed. Our team of experts has years of experience in our industry and a deep understanding of the market dynamics that affect your business. We use the latest data and analysis tools to provide you with accurate, up-to-date information that you can rely on.


With IBEW, you'll have the knowledge and expertise you need to succeed in today's competitive marketplace.


Fee Free

Fact:  You pay no fees of any kind to become a union contractor.

As a union contractor, you agree to a contract, the terms of which are the result of negotiations between IBEW Local 876 and representatives of the area electrical contractors association.  There are no costs involved for you.


A better way of life

IBEW offers comprehensive solutions for contractors looking to grow their business and streamline their operations. From our skilled short-term workers to our industry-specific reports and emphasis on collaborative labor-management relationships, we provide the resources and expertise you need to succeed in the competitive electrical industry.


By partnering with IBEW, you'll have access to top-quality workers, cutting-edge information, and a network of like-minded professionals committed to the betterment of the industry. And with our support, you'll be able to achieve your goals more efficiently, effectively, and with a greater sense of purpose, leading to a better quality of life for you and your business.


At IBEW, we understand that committing to a long-term union membership may not be feasible for every contractor. That's why we offer short-term contracts that allow contractors to assess the IBEW for as little as 6 months, without committing to a longer-term union membership.

By partnering with IBEW for short-term contracts, contractors can also evaluate the skills and work ethic of potential employees before committing to a longer-term arrangement. This can help ensure a good fit between the worker and the project, resulting in greater productivity and job satisfaction.


Learn More

If you're ready to learn more about partnering with the IBEW, fill in the information below and we will reach out to you.

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