CW/CE JOB CALLS

If you are a member of any other local besides 520 you must fill out a Traveler's Information Form prior to signing the books. This only has to be done once.

Before you bid a call you must be on the Out of Work Book

All Bids must be submitted between 4PM and 6AM If bid is won you must respond to confirmation E-mail by 8AM the day of bid.

  • January 25, 2021


    (2) CWM for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required
    Rosendin has Orientations Tuesdays and Thursday at 7:00 at the shop

    (2) CWM for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    (2) CWH for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • January 22, 2021

    (1) CWL for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    (2) CWM for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    (1) CWH for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required
    Rosendin has Orientations Tuesdays and Thursday at 7:00 at the shop

    (2) CWM for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    (2) CWH for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • January 21, 2021

    (2) CWM for Alterman to Tesla Giga Factory
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required
    Alterman has Orientations Tuesdays and Thursday at 7:00 at the shop

    (1) CWL for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    (3) CWM for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    (1) CWH for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required
    Rosendin has Orientations Tuesdays and Thursday at 7:00 at the shop

    (2) CWM for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    (2) CWH for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • January 20, 2021

    (1) CWL for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    (3) CWM for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    (2) CWH for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required
    Rosendin has Orientations Tuesdays and Thursday at 7:00 at the shop Mail

    (2) CWM for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    (2) CWH for Schmidt to South Austin Medical Center
    A State License, Background Check, Drug Test, and Direct Deposit will be required

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • January 16, 2021

    There are No CW/CE Calls

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • January 15, 2021

    There are No CW/CE Calls

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • January 14, 2021

    (2) CWL for BigState Electric to report to the shop

    State License, Drug Test, will be required

    All Calls will require OSHA 10

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • December 11, 2020

    (2) CWM to High for Rosendin to 3M in Brownwood Tx
    Currently working overtime, Must be proficient in controls
    (2) CWM for Rosendin to FC Soccer Stadium
    State License, Drug Test, will be required

    (1) CWH for Schmidt Electric to TFC
    State License, Drug Test, Will be required

    All Calls will require OSHA 10

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • December 10, 2020

    No Calls

    All Calls will require OSHA 10

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

  • December 9, 2020

    No Calls

    All Calls will require OSHA 10

    To Bid a call Press the Job Bid Button
    If you are not in the system you can still post a bid by sending an E-Mail to
    [email protected]
    Subject: JOB BID
    Body: Name
    Card Number
    Job Listing
    Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

    IMPORTANT:
    Do not bid on jobs without proper electrical licensing, required skills or certification.
    Do not bid on jobs if you are not available to work the day of roll call.
    If the online Referral process is not completed promptly you may become ineligible to receive the dispatch and lose online bidding privileges.
    Any loss of confidence with Online bidding should cause you to come to Dispatch in Person.
    Roll call for JIWs goes out at 6:30AM and will be Pulled at 7:00AM
    Roll call for CW/CE’s goes out at 7:00AM and will be Pulled at 7:30AM
    Online Job Bids will only be accepted between the hours of 4PM and 6AM

I.B.E.W. LOCAL UNION NO. 520

DISPATCHING RULES

CONSTRUCTION WIREMAN / CONSTRUCTION ELECTRICIAN

EFFECTIVE September 1, 2018


Notification to All Registrants on the Available for Work List

 The Business Manager is responsible for filling calls in a timely manner as needed by employers.

1. All applicants must personally sign the availability for work list at either the Local Union hall in Austin or in San Angelo. The applicant's last termination slip must be presented prior to signing the availability for work list.

2.  All applicants shall re-sign monthly, beginning on the 10th and ending on the 16th of each month. Failure to do so results in the applicant's name being removed from the list.

3. Re-sign may be accomplished by mail, fax, email or in person. These methods will be recognized provided they are timely.  Failure to do so results in the applicant’s name being removed from the list.

4. Only the applicant listed is eligible to accept a work call.

5. Any applicant for employment who is rejected by a contractor will be reinstated to his/her place within his/her group.

 

Dispatch System

 

Normal Dispatch Hours – 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

 Day Book – You must be present to receive a referral.

 

6. Roll-Call sign-in shall begin at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:30 a.m. daily when calls are available.

7. Registrants will be placed on one of three (3) Books, depending upon their classification. Classifications CW-01 to CW-03 will be listed on Book I. Classifications CW-04 to CW-06 will be listed on Book II. Classifications CE-01 to CE-04 will be listed on Book III. On each Book, registrants will be listed according to their sign-date.

8. Book I registrants are eligible for referral to job calls requesting Low Level CWs. Book II registrants are eligible for referral to job calls requesting Mid Level CWs. Book III registrants are eligible for referral to job calls requesting High Level CEs.

9. Dispatch will begin at 7:30 a.m. starting with Book I, followed by Book II, then Book III.

10. If calls go unfilled during normal dispatch hours, referral sign-in will begin again at 8:00 a.m. and remain open until 10:00 a.m.

11. When an applicant accepts a work referral, his/her name will immediately be removed from the out-of-work list.

12. An applicant who voluntarily quits a job, or is discharged, regardless of the length of time worked, shall lose his/her place on the list and must re-sign at the bottom of the available for work list.

13. An applicant who accepts a referral and is accepted by the employer and who works more than five (5) days shall not retain his/her place on the available-for-work list.

14. The business manager will not be required to give the expected length of any job to an applicant.

15. In the case of an emergency, referral may have to be made outside normal hours using whatever means are available to fill calls and place registrants.

16. If an employer requests manpower to be dispatched, it shall be considered an assignment of work for the applicant and that the applicant has been employed according to the Agreement.

17. An applicant may sign the out-of-work book either at the Local Union hall in Austin during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, or at the San Angelo hall during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, excluding holidays.

18. An applicant who believes they have been placed on the wrong Book shall bring it to the attention of the dispatcher prior to roll call. It shall be the responsibility of the applicant to provide documentation to support their claim.

The following modifications to the Dispatching Rules apply to calls in Zone III ONLY:

  1. You must be present at either the Local Union hall in Austin, or in San Angelo to receive a referral that day.
  2. Roll-Call sign in shall begin at 7:30 a.m. and close at 8:00 a.m. daily when calls are available.
  3. Dispatch will begin at 8:00 a.m., starting with Book I, followed by Book II, followed by Book III, then Book IV.
  4. If calls go unfilled during normal dispatch hours, referral sign-in will begin again at 9:00 a.m. and remain open during normal business hours.
  5. Dispatch will remain open until all jobs are filled for that day.