AUGUST 17 , 2017
WE HAVE NO CALLS
ATTENTION: To our Brothers and Sisters on the road for work:
Nashville, TN, Paducah, KY, and North Carolina Locals
are all in need of Journeyman Wiremen. Many of these places have open calls.
ALWAYS - ALWAYS Call the Local Unions before you travel.
Job calls are subject to change at any time.
ATTENTION ALL ACTIVE MEMBERS OF LOCAL 175:
IT IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT THAT YOU KEEP YOUR UNION DUES CURRENT. Several "Benefits" rely on having your dues paid.
You also need a paid-up dues receipt to travel
For anyone seeking work - Check: www.Where2Bro.com
As we stated above ALWAYS - ALWAYS Call the Local Unions before you travel.
Job calls can change at any time.
Book Resign week is from the 10th to 16th of each month. This applies to ALL members on ALL books. Please don't wait until the last minute to resign
In keeping with our By-Laws, it is each members responsibility to maintain their current contact information on record with the Union Hall.
We run a DAY Book. You must be PRESENT to take a call.
Book 1 callout begins at 9:00 AM
Book 2 callout, if necessary, begins at 2:00 PM
WORK INFO FOR IBEW LOCAL 175'S JURISDICTION
August 17, 2017
On the Inside we currently have 289 on Book 1 and 15 on Book 2 . TVA Nuclear Plants have outages scheduled, however with 260+ on Book 1 it is unlikely that jobs will get to Book 2 in the near future.
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 9 Linemen on Book 1 and 0 Linemen on Book 2
Linework is slow in our jurisdiction
IBEW Local 175 Referral Policy has been revised. The entire policy is listed below.
IBEW LOCAL 175 REFERRAL POLICY
Effective June 5, 2017
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.
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 the following day for Book 2 calls. For available job information call: 1-800-423-9175 or 423-892-6482.
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.
Whenever necessary, 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 or
If you accept 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 revised June 5, 2017
In accordance with Convention Resolution #35 at the IBEW's 38th International Convention our re-sign policy has been revised as follows:
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: RESIGN@ibew175.org sending your resign request to the Office email, could result in you losing your place on the Book
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.
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.
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, or Beneficiary.