For Career Changers

IBEW 569 Builds DeSalination Plant

Are you thinking about a career change?

Learn the benefits of becoming an electrician with IBEW Local 569. It’s never too late to start a new career. Here are just some of the benefits of becoming an electrician with IBEW Local 569:

  • Skilled career training on cutting-edge technologies
  • Paid training: earn while you learn
  • Quality healthcare for the whole family
  • A retirement plan you can count on
  • Top industry wages guaranteed in writing
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Safe and fair working conditions


There are several ways to become an IBEW 569 member. You can come in through our apprenticeship training program or through another pathway, depending on your experience. Check out our apprenticeship program at

To join IBEW 569 or to speak with someone directly, please call us at 858-569-8900 and ask to speak with a business rep or organizer.

Member Assistance Program

Need Help? Check out our Member Assistance Program (MAP)

Member Assistance Program

Call 1-800-342-8111

Username: san diego electrical trust

Password: map


Confidential help for our members

and their families with:


  • Stress management

  • Anxiety and depression

  • Substance abuse

  • Relationships and marriage

  • Legal and financial matters

  • Worklife balance

  • Child and elder care

  • Education planning

  • Social development

  • Weight loss and more