WE POWER BCThe Union of Hearts & Minds
Who We Are
Local 258 is part of one of the largest and strongest Trade Unions in North America, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, representing 750,000 workers across Canada and the United States. We provide high quality Union representation to our membership and work in all spheres to improve the lives of our members and their families.
What We Do
Local 258 IBEW employs a full complement of professional staff that proudly serves our membership who work in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Our elected Executive Board reflects more than 100 years of experience and success.
Who We Represent
Local 258 IBEW represents more than 4,000 highly skilled trades & professional workers in British Columbia’s and the Yukon Territory’s publicly-owned electric utility and associated private companies, including power line contracting, electrical manufacturing, utility arborist/tree trimming and traffic control.Latest NewsPOSTED JULY 15, 2022 On July 13, 2022, we posted a letter from Russ Shewchuk, International Vice President, to Members of IBEW Local 258 announcing an election protest.POSTED JULY 13, 2022 July 13, 2022 TO: Members of IBEW Local 258 Following the recent election of officers in Local 258, my office received a protest as provided for in the IBEW’s policy for Local Union elections.
Download: LU258 - Letter to Members.pdf
As Local 258 enters into our 55th year of being awarded a charter by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, our recently elected Executive Board members, including our Officers, were administered the Oath of Office and sworn in to serve the membership by First District International Representative Adam van Steinburg.