Benefit from being an IBEW 163 Signatory Contractor
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As a contractor signatory to IBEW Local 163, you have access to an ample supply of manpower consisting of the most highly skilled and highly trained electricians in northeastern Pennsylvania.
There are many advantages to being an IBEW 163 signatory contractor, including:
- Access to the region’s most highly trained and highly skilled workforce
- Updated employee safety training
- Little to no time devoted to employee recruitment
- Competitive wages, which create a motivated workforce
TrainingYou can aggressively go after a wide variety of work knowing we can provide properly trained electricians and electrical workers. Through our registered apprenticeship program, our apprentices learn the electrical trade courtesy of the earn while you learn model. As they make their way up the wage scale, it allows you to control some of your costs. Additionally, all journeymen have access to upgrade training, which allows them to stay up to date on the latest industry trends and technologies. By upgrading their skillsets, they are able to work more efficiently on the jobsite. The upgrade classes also provide them with the opportunity to earn specific certifications, which may be required on certain jobsites.
All members of the IBEW, including Local 163 members, receive industry-leading OSHA safety training, which helps them work safely on jobsites. This can help limit downtime due to injury or death, further helping your bottom line. It also helps to reduce your workers’ compensation premiums.