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Flu shots will be available at IBEW Local Union 972 Meeting Hall on November 6th from 4 - 7 PM before the Union Meeting.  These are only available to IBEW 972 Members / Retired Members / and their spouses.




IBEW Local Union 972 will start taking credit card payments, beginning Monday, Nov 4th.  You will not be able to set up or access the credit card payment website, until Monday, Nov 4th.

Please go to the following website for a tutorial.  





2 Tickets for Men's Basketball

2019-2020 Season Home Games Available

11/15 vs Eastern Mennonite Univeristy @ 8 pm

12/4  vs  Otterbein University @ 7 pm

12/7  vs  John Carrol Univeristy @ 3 pm

12/8  vs  Muskingum University @ 7 pm

1/11  vs  Heidelberg Univeristy @ 3 pm

1/25  vw  Baldwin Wallace University @ 3 pm

2/5  vs Capital University @ 7 pm

2/8  vs Ohio Northern University @ 3 pm

2/12 vs  University of Mount Union @ 7 pm

2/15  vs  Wilmington College @ 3 pm


Call Sue or Ellie @ Union Hall to reserve your tickets.  

1st come - 1st served



4 tickets available for each Ohio University Home Men's Baskerball Game


Nov 9th -  Heidelberg

Nov 30th - Detroit Mercy

Dec 4th - Rio Grande

Dec 8th - Tennesse Tech

Dec 21st - Morehead State

Dec 29th - Campbell

Jan 7th - Eastern Michigan

Jan 11th - Bowling Greene

Jan 21st - Toledo

Jan 25th - Akron

Feb 8th - Miami

Feb 11th - Western Michigan

Feb 18th - Central Michigan

Feb 25th - Buffalo

Feb 29th - Kent State


Contact Pam Smith @ Parkersburg-Marietta Building & Construction Trades Council

304-424-6443 to see if tickets are available


 100th Anniversary Gift Bag Items

There are some left over items.....if you are interested, please stop by the Union Hall to purchase....limited supply of each.


$25.00 Tervis Travel Cup

$20.00 Braclet

$20.00 Mini-Mag Light

$15.00 Key Chain

$10.00 Gift Bag





Healthly Life Choice Exam


You can go to the following like to get a copy of the 4th District IBEW Health Fund Healthy Life Program information needed for your exam.



You should also be receiving a copy in this months Wired up.

You should be receiving a copy of this in the mail also.











113 Putnam Street

Marietta OH  45750


Offers IBEW Members a 10% Discount on all work wear (including FR Clothing, Jeans, Work Books, Work shirts, and Work Jackets) with proff of membership.  Be sure to bring your dues receipt with a picture ID.






                                                                                           Effective 8/1/2017


Applicants must initially register on the “Out of Work List” in person during normal work hours, Monday through Friday. (Holidays Excluded) Applicants on their initial registration and during resigns must include their Name, Local Union Number, Card Number, current address and phone number(s).

Registrants must renew their application from the 10th to the 16th of each month by one of the following three (3) methods to remain on the “Out of Work List”:


   1)    In person (Monday – Friday during normal business hours. Office will be closed on holidays, and weekends)

   2)    Mail to: IBEW Local 972 at, 50 Sandhill Rd., Reno, Ohio 45773 (Must be postmarked between the 10th to the 16th

          of the month)

   3)   Website: ibew972.com


Registrants must renew re-sign in personannually from the 10th to the 16th of the anniversary month of their original sign date to remain on the “Out of Work List”:


Each applicant is responsible to keep his/her address and phone number(s) current with the IBEW Local Union 972 office, when any changes occur.


Registrants, who fail to renew their application from the 10th to the 16th of the month and/or in person annually as described, will be removed from the list and must re-register in person.


Registrants will be contacted by telephoneat the number(s) provided by the registrant. The registrant will be allowed two (2) turndowns without penalty and will be removed from the list on the third turndown. Registrants that cannot be contacted at the telephone number(s) provided or who are unavailable for referral when work opportunities are being offered shall be considered a turndown.


Rejection by the employer is not a turndown.


The registrant must re-register in person after being removed from the list.


Short call duration will be 21 calendar days or less and will be handled on a rotating basis to spread the short calls to everyone on the Out of Work List.


Example: Number 14 on the out of work list mans the last short call for this week. I will begin with Number 15 the following week for short calls. So forth and so on until I have gone through the last person on the out of work list before returning to the top of the list. After I have exhausted Book 1, I will then proceed to Book II in the same manner.


Refusal of a short call will not count as a turndown. Those working on a short call will not be eligible for a long call until being laid off from your short call.


The Business Manager is responsible to fill calls in a timely manner as needed by the employers. Referrals may have to be made outside normal hours using whatever means necessary to fill the request by the employer to place registrants.




It shall be the policy of the Local Union that individuals who receive two discharges for cause within a twelve-month period will be suspended from future referral privileges until they appear before the Appeals Committee for determination as to their continued eligibility for referral.






Healthy Life


As part of belonging and working as an IBEW electrician,

you and your dependent have access to quality health care through the 4th District Health Fund.

The Trustee are always looking for ways to improve benefits

and quality of life for its participants, and recently rolled out the “Healthy Life” program.

  The Fund believes that the preventive care

participants receive during a physical exam help prevents illness,

and has sponsored a plan that promotes a “Healthy Life” style and rewards those who participates.

Click the following link to a ... Healthy Life  



Unemployment Tips 

Brother Nick Anderson has brought it to our attention, that you can find your contact information for Ohio Unemployment by Social Security number if you go to this website:   jfs.ohio.gov/ouc/Processing_Offices_by_SSN.pdf
















IBEW 972

Office: (740) 373-5054
Fax: (740) 373-7501

50 Sandhill Rd.
Reno, OH 45773