Frequently Asked Questions

How do I access the member only section?

There is a link on the top right corner of the page titled "Member Sign In". You need to click the link and a popup will appear asking you for the username and password. Once you enter your username and password click the login button.

Do I need to call the office for my hiring rank number?

No. A member's hiring rank number is available in the member only section.

I signed up for training but never got called. How come?

When we post a training event we get a lot of calls and emails. Training seats are limited and are assigned on a first come first served basis. Only the members attending the course will be contacted.

How much are dues?

For Non-Working Members, the local portion is $4.00 (CAD) for 2016 and the international portion is $34.00 (CAD). If you are working through Local 1620, the local portion is $25.30 (CAD)

If I miss my dues payment what will happen?

  • Miss between 1 and 3 months-no penalty
  • After 3 months and less than 6 months - pay $30 late fee
  • After 6 months - need to rejoin.

I haven't paid my dues in over 6 months, will I loose my hiring rank number?

If you do not pay your dues in over 6 months you will need to rejoin as a new member and that date will be used as your initiation date. This means you will loose your current rank and go to bottom of the list.

How can I pay my dues?

We accept VISA , Mastercard, cheque, post-dated cheque, and cash. Pay by calling the office, dropping in, or mail in. (Soon you will be able to pay online).

What are some tips when applying for a job on the JobLine?

  • Log into the Member section to apply online.
  • Make sure you are paid up on your dues.
  • Make sure your certifications are not expired.
  • Make sure you speak clearly on the phone when leaving your name & phone number.

What is the phone number for the JobLine?

(709)895-3764 ext 9

What is the refund policy?

If you require a refund, please contact the IBEW office.

Where Can I Find the Website Privacy Policy?

The Privacy Policy is avaliable for download here.

What are the website Terms and Conditions?

You can download the Terms and Conditions here.


To promote and maintain the highest standards in professionalism, productivity, safety and quality of life of our members, through training and accountability.

Latest News

NEW Job Line Phone Number 1-709-231-JOBS (5627)
The jobs will still be posted 4:30 every day and closed at 8am the following day.


Log in to apply for any position you are interested in on the list. Click on the apply for this job button at the bottom of the posting. You will get a confirmation that your name has been successfully submitted.