Improve your life by obtaining an electrical career with IBEW 520
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 520 encourages all licensed electricians in Central Texas consider joining our proud union.
There are currently thousands of electricians throughout Central Texas, who are working without receiving the compensation or benefits they deserve. Local 520 would like these tradespeople to join our ranks.
Becoming a member of Local 520 yields great benefits for members and their families. Member benefits include family healthcare, a guaranteed wage scale, job placement, training and continued education and retirement benefits such as pension and annuity.
Those looking to begin a career in the electrical field should also consider joining Local 520. The training provided through the Austin Electrical Training Alliance (AustinETA) prepares apprentices for successful careers in this rewarding field.
Apprentices work alongside their journeyman counterparts, following the earn while you learn model. As apprentices learn on-the-job, they are bringing home a livable paycheck. Apprentices also receive the same benefits as journeymen.
For more information about joining Local 520, either as an apprentice or as an electrician with prior experience, select one of the following options: