As an important note, The Local 697 Business office has moved to a new location at 7200 Mississippi St., Suite 200, Merrillville Indiana.
January 16, 2017. The work picture will remain slow through the winter season. BP does not have any major projects for 2017 released as of yet. We do anticipate the 3 day or less outage work in the Steel industry will continue to get into book 2. To date 160 on book I; 160 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!