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.
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
HCM TradeSeal support for IBEW Local 1547:
- Auto-calculation of IBEW Local 1547 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
- Calculation and accounting support for IBEW Local 1547 union benefits
- Automatic union reports for IBEW Local 1547
- Union audit support for IBEW Local 1547
- Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for IBEW Local 1547 work classes
How to Add IBEW Local 1547 to TradeSeal
This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: IBEW 1547
Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add IBEW 1547 fringe benefit calculations and automatic remittance reporting.
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.