About Us
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers was founded in St. Louis, Missouri on November 28, 1891. IBEW Local Union 1319 was chartered on June 3, 1942 in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Local 1319 represents outside electrical workers, telephone workers, utility workers, line clearance and tree trimming employees, government workers, and cable television employees.
Why Be Union
IBEW Local Union 1319 strives to ensure the best possible life for their members and families. We offer apprenticeship school training, fair referral hall hiring procedures, comprehensive medical coverage, pension and annuity packages, and competitive wages. Local 1319 ensures the safest working environment and is always offering further training and class opportunities. We aim to better the middle class by respecting workers, ensuring fair play, providing opportunities and continuing education.
PROUDLY SERVING 32 COUNTIES ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA SINCE 1942
SAFETY • PRIDE • PROFESSIONALISM