The Safety Committee is focused on making IECRM members and their employees aware of the importance of safety in the workplace through the dissemination of safety-related information and by offering safety training.
Independent Electrical Contractors-Rocky Mountain Graduates Largest Class of Electrical Apprentices in its History: 100 Percent Employed with No College Debt
On Saturday, June 9th, a record 153 electrical apprentices graduatedfrom the Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) Four-Year Electrical Apprentice Program in a special graduation ceremony at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities.
Employment opportunities for electricians are growing faster than the average for all occupations in the U.S. Colorado’s building boom in homes and businesses up and down the Front Range require more wiring, electrical power, and systems automation including communications, lighting and control systems. Yet many employers report difficulty finding qualified applicants.
On Friday, May 18th, Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) held the 2018 Energy Expo and Wire-Off Competition for more than 300 visitors.
Channel 7 News Features IECRM in a Special Report Regarding Colorado’s Steady Decline of Skilled Tradesmen
Shortage of Electricians in Colorado Despite Surge in Growth and Construction
Our Colorado: Skilled trades becoming endangered
Low unemployment is an indicator of Colorado’s robust economy.
But, there are also jobs out there that aren’t being filled.
Right now, we have a shortage of people with skilled trades. Particularly, electricians.