Tag Archives: International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

Finding Yourself in the Trades

IBEW’s 2019 apprentice of the year shows benefits of an often-unconsidered industry “Four years ago, my whole game plan was I was gonna become a pharmacist. I worked in pharmacy….it didn’t fit my soul. None of it fit my soul, none of it felt rewarding. I didn’t know what I was going to do, and […]

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IBEW donation assists Freedom Farm project

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 292, recently wrapped-up months of work at Freedom Farm culminating in the completion of their “Insulate the Inside Arena” project. The IBEW, a group of craftsmen and women in the electrical industry, and Freedom Farm have a long-standing partnership. When the indoor arena was built in 2003, […]

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Obama to tour IBEW training center

Today, President Barack Obama will meet with his ┬áCouncil on Jobs and Competitiveness in a training center for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in Pittsburgh. The jobs group includes executives from General Electric, Xerox, Facebook and American Express and it was formed by Obama to advise him on job creation and other economic matters. […]

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