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Conference Call

 EWMC

NATIONAL OFFICERS PROUDLY ANNOUNCES THE 

27TH ANNUAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
JANUARY 11-15, 2017

(Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Holiday weekend)

EWMC: Building A Better World Together

January 11 - 15, 2017

Sheraton Park Disneyland Resort Hotel

1855 Harbor Blvd., Anaheim, CA 92802

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

The EWMC will award a scholarship to the child of a member in good standing at the 27th Annual National Meeting in Anaheim.

A scholarship candidate must be the child of a National EWMC member and a high school student who graduated in 2016.  A copy of the diploma or a letter from the high school confirming graduation must be attached to the scholarship request. A 500-word typewritten Essay on The Importance of Giving Back To Your Community must be submitted along with the Scholarship request. Student must show approval for enrollment in a state certified trade school or college certified by a state Department of Education and accredited by the local accrediting association.

Only those scholarship requests accompanied by a 500-word essay and mailed to the EWMC National Secretary at P.O. Box 821462, Vancouver, WA 98682 by certified, return receipt mail and postmarked no later than January 2, 2017 will be eligible for consideration.We have extended the return receipt mail and postmarked date from January 2nd to January 4th, 2017. 


Download: 2017 EWMC Conference Call.pdf
Statement from EWMC President Keith Edwards
   Current events have shaken the nation and brought conversations to the forefront with topics of racism, social justice, excessive force by police officers and gun related lethal violence by the police and private citizens. These conversations, this dialogue can be useful and productive.
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What is the Electrical Workers Minority Caucus?
Forever Lifting Up – Always Moving Forward The history of the EWMC has its roots in the Civil Rights movement and the struggle for equal rights for minority workers in the IBEW. Minority communities wanted greater opportunities to join the IBEW and minority members in the IBEW saw the need to strengthen and grow IBEW membership. In 1974, African American and Hispanic delegates met during the 30th IBEW International Convention in Kansas City, Missouri, and formed the Electrical Workers Minority Caucus to address the lack of minority representation and other inequalities within the IBEW.
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2016 EWMC Annual Leadership Conference-NYC Recap
The 26th Annual Leadership Conference, hosted by IBEW Local 3 and held in New York City, was a great success. The theme "Fighting for Economic, Political, Racial and Social Justice for All" resonated throughout the conference in the plenary sessions and workshops. With over 600 delegates in attendance the EWMC Conference is the fourth largest event on the IBEW calendar. Delegates came from every IVP district.
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Download: 26thAnnualLeadershipConferenceRecap.pdf

 Hotel Information...

27TH ANNUAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
JANUARY 11-15, 2017
(Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Holiday weekend)
 

Sheraton Park Hotel at Anaheim Disneyland Resort 1855 South Harbor Boulevard
Anaheim CA 92802
(714) 750-1811

 

********ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.  REGISTRATION PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE CONFERENCE.  THANK YOU*********

             Hotel Registrations must be made under Electrical Workers Minority Caucus the Group code is IA04AA.  Attendees will be able to ask for either EWMC or Electrical Workers Minority Caucus. Special hotel discount rate for EWMC members is $159 per night plus applicable state and local sale taxes, currently 17.3%

Click here for hotel information.

Please note: the Sheraton is currently sold out for the night of January 11th.  Contact information for the overflow hotels is listed below:

Courtyard Anaheim Resort/Convention Center, 2045 South Harbor Blvd.

 Book your group rate for EWMC 27th Annual Leadership Conference

 HYATT house™ at the Anaheim Resort/Convention Center, 1800 South Harbor Blvd.  888-591-1234 

Red Lion, 1850 South Harbor Blvd.  800-733-5466            

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Congratulations are in order!

December 15, 2016 Announcement from President Keith Edwards: Our own Executive Committee member Eppie Martinez has been appointed by the Executive Board of IBEW LU 111 as Business Manager/Financial Secretary to finish the term of newly appointed International Representative Sean McCarville, outgoing Business Manager/Financial Secretary of Local 111.
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Employment Opportunity - City of Seattle

CITY OF SEATTLE Signal ITS Inspection Supervisor (CES,Supv) POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Transportation Operations Division of the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) presents an exceptional opportunity to join a highly successful Electrical Inspection team as Signal ITS Inspection Supervisor (Civil Engineering Specialist, Supervisor). This position is one of three SDOT electrical inspectors responsible for overseeing the construction and inspection of all elements related to the Traffic Management System infrastructure within the City of Seattle Right-of-Way. This position reports to the Signal ITS Inspection Supervisor, located at 4200 Airport Way South in Seattle, WA. SALARY: $44.57 - $49.
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