RECRUIT TRAIN RETAIN
IEC has the workforce tools needed to recruit, train and retain your workers! This monthly resource is all about Workforce, and designed is specifically for the person in charge of workforce. You can look for this information source the 1st Wednesday of each month. We are delivering our Workforce Power Source Bulletin to all IEC member workforce contacts.
We know it’s all about hiring, training and keeping your workers. Let IEC help you with this. If you find this information useful, make sure to pass it on to anyone you think could use it.
Please be sure and update your Workforce Contact information with us. If you’re not sure who is listed as your company Workforce Contact, please reach out to Kevin Ward at email@example.com with questions or updates.
Take a look at what IEC has for you!
– Atlanta In-Person 1st Year September: Students will attend class 2 nights per week on Mondays & Wednesdays for most of 1st Semester. After Thanksgiving Break, students will attend class 1 night per week on Wednesdays from 5:00pm – 9:00pm.
Sept. 13th- 1st Year Online September: Students will attend class on Monday nights from 7:00pm – 9:30pm.
Sept. 27th- 1st Year Columbus: Students will attend class on Monday nights from 5:00pm – 9:00pm.
Sept 28th- 3rd Year Savannah: Students will attend class on Tuesday nights from 5:00pm – 9:00pm.
As your partner, IEC helps build capacity and opportunity for you to find new and existing talent to meet your workforce needs! To that end we are hosting a candidate Open House and Hiring Fair each month.
The August Open House was a great time of connecting with a group of 14 candidates to introduce them to careers an electrician and getting trained in the IEC Apprenticeship program. We toured the facility as well as shared the career path for an electrician. We included a short video on a “day in the life of an electrician” to help the candidates understand that to have this great career it requires hard work and sometimes less than ideal weather conditions. Our September Open House will be on the 22nd…More Info.
Click to see Construction Ready Credentials earned.
Introduction of the Accumulated Credit Transfer (ACT) Program – We will be working with qualifying local high schools to offer their graduating Electrical Program Completers an opportunity to enter the IEC Apprenticeship Program.
“BUILD Your Talent, DON”T BUY It” initiative.- (IEC’s approach to creating your needed workers)
How do we do this? Engagement with local schools. (Develop early interest in the field)
- Recruiting packets provided to contractors meeting with students
- Invitation to regional Workforce alliance groups. CEFGA & AGC brings teachers and contractors together
- Engagement with Construction Ready Programs around the state See schedule.
- Transitioning veterans to the electrical field
LADDER: IEC’s Experienced Worker Recruitment Tool Just for Members!( Post jobs and search for experienced workers using Ladder) 25 Hires! 1,126 candidates!
- General Description of Ladder: Click here.
- Ladder Introduction Video: View here.
- Ladder Onboarding Form for IEC Atlanta/Georgia Members: Click here.
- Go to www.ladder.com to post for experienced electricians.
- Video Tutorial of Job Posting & Candidate Review: View here.
- For assistance with Ladder, contact: Alex Stewart – firstname.lastname@example.org, 404-514-9409
More to come as we grow and improve our workforce efforts!
Providing growth opportunities will help your workers see a future with your company. We can help prepare them! Technical and Management Training – Code Classes, CEU license renewal, estimating & more.
Insurance Programs – Group health, 401k Retirement, P&C, Workers Comp
How IEC’s 401K Plan Works
Article 310 Pt.1– (Tuesday) September 7, 2021 4:00PM – 8:00PM Covers NEC requirements for Conductors for General Wiring.
Article 310 Pt.2– (Tuesday) September 14th, 2021 4:00PM – 8:00PM Covers NEC requirements Covers Conductor Ampacity Adjustments and Correction Factors.
Article 314 & Chapter 9– (Tuesday ) September 21, 2021, 4:00PM – 8:00PM- Covers NEC requirements for outlet, pull and Junction boxes & Conduit/tubing Conductor fill.
Article 250 Pt. 1– (Tuesday) September 28, 2021, 4:00PM – 8:00PM- This class will cover 2020NEC Requirements as they relate Grounding and Bonding of the Electrical System.
Essential Estimating Skills.– (Friday – Sunday) September 10th– September 12th, 2021, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM- Essential Estimating Skills gives you the information and education needed to begin understanding how bids are put together and what you need to complete accurate estimates.
GA Electrical Exam Prep. –(Friday – Sunday) October 29th, 2021 – October 31st, 2021, 8:00am – 4:30pm- This course helps you get ready to take the Electrical Contractor License Exam based on the NEC 2020.
(Online On Demand)
NEC2020Significant Code Changes – Online/ OnDemand Thursday, January 21st – Thursday, December 30th , 2021- Significant Code Changes that impact electrical installations.
GA Significant Code Changes Online/ OnDemand Friday, April 16th – Thursday, December 30th , 2021- Significant Code Changes that impact electrical installations.