Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 
August 21, 2019
Contact Info - Volunteer 
Change of Address Form
Update your email and cell phone numbers to get important IBEW 21 updates, volunteer and become more a more involved Local 21 member and if you moved let us know.  Do it all here!

<< August 2019 >>
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Upcoming Events
Unit 5 Meeting- Danville
Aug 21, 2019
IBEW Local #538 1290 N. Michigan Ave. Danville, IL
Unit 2 Meeting Lansing
Sep 10, 2019
American Legion Post #697 18255 Grant St. Lansing, IL
Unit 4 Meeting Lemont
Sep 11, 2019
VFW 15780 New Ave. Lemont, IL
Unit 1 Meeting Chicago - Irish
Sep 12, 2019
Irish-American Heritage Center 4626 N. Knox Ave. Chicago, IL
Unit 7 Meeting Central City
Sep 16, 2019
Central City Lions Club 140 S. Morrison Central City, IL
Important Links
IBEW International
AFL-CIO Blog
Illinois AFL-CIO
Indiana State AFL-CIO
Chicago Federation of Labor
National Labor Relations Board
Attorneys of Goldberg, Weisman & Cairo
APT College
Bell System Memorial
ILCA Insider
Jobs With Justice-Chicago
Jobs With Justice-National
LabourStart
NACTEL Online
UnionPlus Benefits
Union Boot Pro
Union Label
Union Sportsmen Alliance
IBEW 21 Members Asked to Assist in Hurricane Isaac Clean Up
Updated On: May 05, 2015

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Tomorrow Friday August 31, 2012, AT&T management will be asking IBEW Local 21 members to volunteer for a temporary assignment to perform installation and maintenance work in the Southern states that received heavy damage due to Hurricane Isaac.

IBEW Local 21 representatives were notified earlier this afternoon the company needs approximately 100 of our members to assist in the clean-up efforts.  The temporary assignment is expected to last 3-6 weeks.  Travel to Louisiana, Mississippi, or other Southern states based on storm damage, will occur as soon as possible, but not before Tuesday, September 4, 2012.

Technicians will be asked to commit to stay the entire time of the temporary assignment except for authorized trips home, if requested. Trips home will be handled in accordance with the IBEW Labor Agreement.

Shifts are expected to begin at 8:00 a.m. but are subject to change depending on the needs of the business. The technicians will work the hours that are required by the business, which can include overtime and weekend work. No specific amount of overtime hours is guaranteed.  All members will be covered by the terms and conditions outlined in the IBEW Collective Bargaining Agreement with AT&T.

AT&T management will have further information regarding the assignment when they canvas for volunteers.  If the number of qualified volunteers exceeds the number needed, selection will be made on the basis of seniority.

More information on the assignment will be known after the storm has passed and the extent of the damage is evaluated.  We remind all members who accept the temporary assignment to be aware of their surroundings to work safely and follow all company safety practices as they relate to the clean-up.

Solidarity!


White Sox Tickets

Join us on Union Day Sunday, September 8th.

Ticket info can be found here.

Organize Today
Learn more about organizing your workplace!

Click Here
Follow Us!
Facebook icon Twitter icon
Labor Headlines

US labor news headlines from LabourStart

How Andrew Yang's Robot Apocalypse Can Heal a Divided Nation
What are the economic implications of Andrew Yang's Freedom Dividend?
89-year-old civil rights leader Dolores Huerta arrested at California labor protest
Spot Coffee employees vote in favor of Union
New York City Union Uses Its Size to Leverage Improved Maternity Care
 
 
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
Copyright © 2019, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™ Login

Visit Unions-America.com!
Click Here For Mobile Version