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.
March 3, 2014.
The WRMP-BP refinery project for all intents and purposes is complete. The layoff trend continues as this project and others are approaching there end. We do not anticipate getting into Book II for any permanent calls any time soon. Short calls for our Steel Mill outage could possible reach book 2 later in the spring. Our Book 1 numbers are continuing to grow. To date 133 on book 1; 894 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!