IBEW Local 1547

IBEW Local 1547 was chartered in Alaska on October 1, 1946, assuming the jurisdiction of IBEW work in Alaska from Local 46 in Seattle. Local 1547 represents over 5,000 workers in many construction classifications including power linemen, communications workers, inside wiremen, power plant workers and technicians, mechanics, warehouse workers, line clearance tree trimmers, and heavy equipment operators.

Additionally, Local 1547 membership includes nursing assistants, clerks, accounting specialists, maintenance custodians, gardeners, librarians, programmers, radar operators, cashiers, and x-ray technicians.

IBEW Local 1547 members may take advantage of a number of programs, such as the training provided by the Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Trust, different types of health and pension plans(provided by Alaska Electrical Trust Funds), various scholarships, etc.

For more information visit ibew1547.org

Pay IBEW Local 1547 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add IBEW 1547 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of IBEW Local 1547 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for IBEW Local 1547 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for IBEW Local 1547
  • Simplify union audits for IBEW Local 1547
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for IBEW Local 1547 work classes

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Learn more about HCM TradeSeal by watching a brief overview video. HCM TradeSeal can automatically calculate fringe benefits and generate remittance reports for most union locals, including IBEW Local 1547.