This information is updated on the first and third Monday of each month. The same message is available on Local 697's space on the International's "Construction Jobs Board" on the International's Website. also, see links.
Sign-in 7:30- 4:15 M,T, Th, Fri, 7:30-4:45 Wed; Re-sign between the 10th and 16th of the first month of each quarter . Jan, April, July, Oct. Jobs updated daily on our Website: IBEW697.org ..Note: 3 Turndown rule is in effect.
Updated on first and third Mondays of each month.
As an important note, The Local 697 Business office has moved to a new location at 7200 Mississippi St., Suite 200, Merrillville Indiana.
April 20, 2015. The work opportunities have remained slow. At this time many projects in the steel industry are small and do not require much manpower. The steel industry outage type work that is short in duration does get into book II. We do not anticipate any permanent calls getting into Book II. Our Book 1 numbers are holding steady against the work opportunities. To date 164 on book I; 108 available on book II.
Sign-in 7:30 -4:45 M,T,Th,Fri, 7:30-4:45 Wed; Re-sign from the 10-16th of the first month of each quarter. Jan,April,July Oct. Jobs update daily on our Website: IBEW697.org ..Note: 3 turndown rule is in effect. If you are registered on the Out of Work list, you can bid on jobs on the website, leave a voice message or you may still call in between 7:30 and 9 am. Please! watch the double booking!