How to Join

Joining the Union

To Become an IBEW Member:

Contacting your local union office is the first step in becoming an IBEW member. Please contact the office closest to you by visiting our Local Unions directory.

For Organizers:

  1. They will explain the benefits of joining a Union from first hand experience.
  2. Below is a list of our Organizers.
  3. All you need to do is contact the an Organizer in your area.

We look forward to hearing from you! All calls are confidential.

Note For Organizers:

In order to apply to the Ontario Labour Relations Board (O.L.R.B.), we must have 40% of the employees sign our Membership Application Cards. Once we have the reached the 40%, we will then apply for certification.

Once the application for certification is submitted to the Ontario Labour Relations Board, a secret ballot vote will be held within one week of the application, supervised by the Ministry of Labour. All employees will have the opportunity to vote by SECRET BALLOT whether or not they wish to be represented by the I.B.E.W. Of the employees casting ballots, We need 50% plus 1 (one) accepting IBEW to become your Union!

AT NO TIME WILL YOUR EMPLOYER OR ANYONE ELSE EVER KNOW WHICH WAY YOU HAVE VOTED.

IBEW Organizers Contact Sheet

LOCAL

CONTACT

EMAIL

Hamilton – Local 105

Rich DePietro

Kingston – Local 115

Jason Kish

Lawrence/Kingston

Dean Sinnott

London – Local 120

Will Perrie

St. Catharines – Local 303

Rob Wall

Greater Toronto Area – Local 353

Gord Nye

Thunder Bay – Local 402

William Korral

Sarnia – Local 530

Frank Harris

Ottawa – Local 586

Kurt Metz

Windsor – Local 773

Joe Logan

Kitchener – Local 804

Brian Jacobs

Sudbury – Local 1687

Dean Tuckett

Northern Ontario/Sudbury

Chase Beaudoin