IBEW Local 8
TOLEDO, OHIO
  • Welcome to Local 8!

    IBEW Local 8 represents more than 2000 members in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan providing skilled craftsmen in the electrical construction industry including commercial, industrial, alternative energy, instrumentation, residential and voice-data-video.

    Our apprenticeship training programs offer students on-the-job training while attending class at our state-of-the-art Joint Apprenticeship Training Center. Providing highly skilled electricians for our customers is the goal of the IBEW. 

    Members also have the opportunity to take journeyman education classes in order to improve their skills and to continue to provide customers with the best trained workforce.

    Local 8's jurisdiction covers Defiance, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams and Wood Counties in Ohio and Hillsdale, Lenawee and Monroe Counties in Michigan.

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    April 18, 2019
    Upcoming Events
    Executive Board Meeting
    Apr 22, 2019
    Fremont Unit Meeting
    Apr 23, 2019
    EWMC
    Apr 23, 2019
    Allocation Meeting for Inside Agreement
    Apr 29, 2019
    Blood Drive at Local 8
    May 04, 2019
    Main Office
    807 Lime City Rd
    Rossford, OH 43460
    419-666-8920
    Office hours:
    Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Saturday 7:30 am - 11:30 am
    Adrian Unit
    136 E. Maumee St.
    Adrian, MI 49221
    419-481-0093
    *Union meetings are held the
    2nd Wednesday of the month.*
    Defiance Unit
    623 W. Second St.
    Defiance, OH 43512
    419-346-3771
    *Unit meetings are held the
    3rd Tuesday of the month.**
    Findlay Unit
    120 W. Front St.
    Findlay, OH 45840
    419-271-4373
    *Unit meetings are held the
    2nd Tuesday of the month.*
    Fremont Unit
    1310 Siler Street
    Fremont, OH 43420
    419-271-4373
    *Unit meetings are held the
    4th Tuesday of the month.*

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  • REFERRAL POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
    Updated On: Apr 10, 2019

    ***PLEASE NOTE: THE REFERRAL OFFICE IS CLOSED DAILY FROM 12:00 - 1:00 PM***

    For Local 8's job outlook, please call the job line at

    (419) 666-6915 and choose option #4.

    ***NEW REFERRAL SYSTEM - EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2017***

    In an effort to better serve our members, contractors and customers, Local 8 implemented a CALL BOOK/PHONE IN BID/DAY HALL effective August 1, 2017. Calls will still be filled in order by page and line number.

    After new jobs are posted in the evening on the job line and on the website, a member can call the job line and enter "1" for Book 1 (all classifications) to bid or enter "2" for Book 2 (all classifications) to bid. When placing a bid, please leave your name, classification, page and line number, as well as the job(s) you are interested in.

    Bidding will be closed at 7:30 am. We will still have a day hall so a member can come in anytime after 7:30 am to sign the day hall sheet.

    Daily Referral Schedule

    At 8:00 am...

    The dispatcher will begin calling the top 20 applicants on Book 1 for short calls followed by calling the top 20 for regular calls;

    The dispatcher will call Book 1 bid list/day hall list;

    The website and recording will be updated with remaining jobs;

    The dispatcher will begin calling the top 20 on Book 2;

    The dispatcher will call Book 2 bid list/day hall list.

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    Vacation Policy

    * 10 days notice must be given to the Referral office.

    *  Vacations may be ended early, with 1 week notice.

    *  Members will retain their page and line number while on vacation.

    *  Members on vacation are not eligible for Short calls.

    *  Vacations may be up to two weeks.

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    Short Calls

    - will last a minimum of 1 day and a maximum of 14 calendar days;

    - will roll through the book a maximum of 20 people per day;

    - will be filled before regular calls;

    - while working a short call, you are not eligible to take a regular call;

    - anyone who is terminated for cause or who quits a short call will sign the back of the book;

    - there are no nicks for short calls, either take the call that you are offered or wait until they get through the book again;

    - specialty calls such as welding, instrumentation, certified wind turbine, Nukes and Brush Wellman are exceptions;

    - all license calls, OSHA 10 and background checks are NOT exceptions;

    - anyone taking a call that they do not qualify for, such as a license call when they do not have a license, upon rejection, shall sign the back of the book;

    - short calls do not erase any nicks from your place on the book;

    - upon successful completion of a short call, you must return your signed pinkie within 1 business day.

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