Local 196 represents nearly 1,200 Journeyman Lineman, Cable Splicers, Substation Technicians, Traffic Signal Technicians, Equipment Operators, and Groundman Truck Drivers. Its jurisdiction covers Boone, Carroll, De Kalb, Du Page, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kendall, Lake, Lee, Mchenry, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside, and Winnebago counties in Illinois.
The Local is a subsidiary organization of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, with headquarters in Batavia, Illinois.
The Local offers a variety of services to its members, including a high-class training program by the American Line Builders Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (ALBAT), various scholarships, health (LINECO) and retirement (NEBF) plans, etc.
Learn more about Local 196 by visiting ibew196.com
HCM TradeSeal support for IBEW Local 196:
- Auto-calculation of IBEW Local 196 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
- Calculation and accounting support for IBEW Local 196 union benefits
- Automatic union reports for IBEW Local 196
- Union audit support for IBEW Local 196
- Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for IBEW Local 196 work classes
How to Add IBEW Local 196 to TradeSeal
This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: IBEW 196
Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add IBEW 196 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.