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April  23, 2018

We have a call for 6 JWs for Lawson Electric for the Mustang Job or various job sites within jurisdiction with possible OT. Drug test, valid driver's license, OSHA 10, Code of Excellence training and two forms of ID required. Direct Deposit only payroll. Report to Comprehensive Compliance after callout.  A Code of Excellence class will be offered if needed at 1:00 PM. Report to Lawson Electric Tues. April 24th.

Also 2 JWs for Young Electric. Referigation controls needed but not required. City license, valid driver's license and drug test required. Report to Young Electric after callout.  


Work Information for IBEW Local 175:


On the Inside we currently have 191 on Book 1 and 17 on Book 2.  

You are always welcome to sign our book if you are in the area and seeking work.

Our referral and re-sign info is listed below.


Work on the Outside is slow. 

We have 8 Linemen on Book 1 and 0 Linemen on Book 2

Linework is slow in our jurisdiction



Initial sign-in shall be in person at the Local Union office.

Referral sign-in shall be allowed at any time during normal operating hours of the Local Union business office (including lunch hour). Signing in after 4:00 PM will be dated for the following day.

Available calls will be listed on the recorder and the website after 5:30 PM each day for Book 1 calls and after 10:30 AM the following day for Book 2 calls.  For available job information call:  800-423-9175 or 423-892-6482.

Callout Schedule

Book 1 callout is held at 9:00 AM.

Available jobs will be listed after 5:30 PM on the Job line:  800-423-9175 or 423-892-6482

When needed, Book 2 callout will be held at 2:00 PM.  Available jobs will be listed after 10:30 AM on the Job line: 800-423-9175

If you take a call and do not report to work you will be removed from the out of work book, unless you have a compelling reason (emergency).

Re-sign policy              

Re-signs shall be required monthly beginning on the 10th and ending on the 16th day of each month.

Re-signs are accepted: 

In Person - Monday thru Friday 8:00am until 5:00pm at: 
                                                           3922 Volunteer Drive, Ste 9, Chatt TN 37416

By fax to: 423-855-4313

By email to:        If you haven't received a verification after 24 hrs, give us a call.

All re-signs require:


Last 4 digits of SSN

Paid-up dues receipt

Double-booking is signing out-of-work books in a Local while working in another Local jurisdiction. This is NOT an acceptable practice at IBEW 175 and will not be tolerated. If you have questions pertaining to double-booking, please call our office. 

Jobline Information

All available calls will be listed on the recorder and the website after 5:30 PM each day for Book 1 calls and after 10:30 AM on the following day for Book 2 calls.

Short Calls

When referred on a "Short Call" (14 days or less), the day you pick up your referral counts as the first day. You must re-sign the out of work list within 14 days (Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays included) or you will be removed from the list.

Discharge For Cause 
Any individual who is discharged two times for cause within a (12) twelve month period, shall have their future referral privileges suspended until they appear before the Appeals Committee for a determination as to their continued eligibility.

Please notify the Local 175 Business Office of any changes in your personal information (i.e. Phone number, Address, Email, etc.)



The IBEW Pension Benefit Fund Death Benefit for "A" members is void
when your dues become 2 months in arrears.  

For anyone seeking work
ALWAYS - ALWAYS Call the Local Unions before you travel. 
Job calls can change at any time.