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Updated Oct 20, 2022

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Found 34 of over 38 reviews
4.7
99% Recommend to a Friend
99% Approve of CEO

Found 34 of over 38 reviews

4.7
99%
Recommend to a Friend
99%
Approve of CEO
IBEW Local 26 President Tom Myers (no image)
Tom Myers
14 Ratings

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Pros
  • "They lead the industry in pay and benefits.(in 5 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Good union to work for

    Oct 20, 2022 - Electrical Apprentice in Washington, DC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Take care of union employees

    Cons

    Need to stay on top of dues.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

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    Oct 12, 2022 - Electrican 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Excellent job opportunities and benefits to members .

    Cons

    No cons, the union takes care of their members and offers many opportunities to stay on various job projects.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great company

    Aug 24, 2022 - Electrical Engineer in Washington, DC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Union job pays good , steady work flow

    Cons

    Random hours , high demand job

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Great Opportunity

    Jun 7, 2022 - Electrical Apprentice in Washington, DC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great experience as you learn all aspects of the electrical THEORY and construction industry and how it coexists.

    Cons

    Barely any sick leave. Be prepared to grind from the bottom.

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Cannot complain

    Jun 5, 2022 - Apprentice Electrician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits, pay, good people to work with and great teachers at the JATC

    Cons

    For the first 5 years of the apprenticeship you are at the mercy of the hall. They can send you to a job thats 2 hours away from your home.

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee

    ok

    Apr 8, 2022 - Electrician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    job is ok i guess for construction

    Cons

    layoffs can happen often with bad econmoy

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good

    Feb 19, 2022 - Intrumentation Top Helper in Baltimore, MD
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Helpful and honest people. Caring

    Cons

    Im not yet at my full potential

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee

    What's best

    Nov 2, 2021 - Apprentice Electrician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Its best to start to before you 20

    Cons

    The hours you spend in your later yesrs

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Review

    Oct 1, 2021 - Electrical Apprentice 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great schooling Great pay Great communication Fun place to come to work everyday

    Cons

    I haven’t seen any downsides yet

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Excellent trade to learn

    Sep 30, 2021 - Electrician in Washington, DC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great skill position to learn

    Cons

    Early hours and travel is required

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IBEW Local 26 has an overall rating of 4.7 out of 5, based on over 38 reviews left anonymously by employees. 99% of employees would recommend working at IBEW Local 26 to a friend and 86% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 5% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, IBEW Local 26 employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.7 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at IBEW Local 26. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

99% of IBEW Local 26 employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated IBEW Local 26 4.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.5 for culture and values and 4.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at IBEW Local 26 to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be management, senior leadership.

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