News & Announcements



Drivers for high-end New York food distribution company vote yes to I.B.E.W Local 1430.  On September 21, 2013 Drivers employed by  Chef’s Warehouse overwhelmingly vote in support of Local 1430, (67-32).  Congratulations Brothers, welcome to the IBEW family, we look forward to accomplishing great things together!  Read more on page 4 of IBEW newspaper, “The Electrical Worker.”


Jeraci Foods Employees stand up for Brother Vargas, a union brother terminated for supporting his union organizing campaign. Following a United front, Brother Vargas was reinstated, Way to hang strong!!! Special thanks to our union brothers at HOP Fleet Fuel for honoring the Strike Line. Unite for Cause, Unite for Strength, Unite for Brotherhood!


I.B.E.W Local 1430 has created its first Political Action Committee (“PAC”).  The PAC is a volunteer organization that will get involved in our local communities and with our local politicians that support the issues that affect working men and women.  Please visit the “Political Action Committee” link on our homepage to learn more about how you can get involved.


I.B.E.W Local 1430 gains recognition at it’s third major Cablevision contractor, ACS Telecommunications.  On February 6, 2013, ACS employees joined the I.B.E.W and adopted the industry Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Welcome Brothers!


Corbel Installations acquires branches in Bridgeport, CT, Brooklyn, NY and Mamaroneck, NY that will now be operating under the I.B.E.W Local 1430 Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Congratulations to all the new brothers and sisters, welcome to the I.B.E.W!


I.B.E.W Local 1430 organizes second Cablevision contractor in the Bronx, NY.  The Technicians of C&I Associates elect the I.B.E.W as their union representative.  Congratulations and welcome Brothers!


I.B.E.W Local 1430 secures first contract for the Technicians of Corbel Installations.  This contract breaks ground as it is the first Collective Bargaining Agreement with any Cablevision contractor.  Congratulations to the employees of Corbel, it’s been three long years, but your hard work has paid off!


I.B.E.W Local 1430 introduces a new job position.  Please visit the ‘CAREER’ section of the website to fill out and submit an application for a position as an Organizing Consultant.  This position can be held in multiple, different capacities depending on the schedule of the applicant.


I.B.E.W Local Union 1430 gets a major win! Largest Cablevision contractor in lower New York elects Local 1430 as their Union Representative.  Find Daniel Massey’s article in Crain’s Magazine!


***Please be Advised: Due to the proximity to July 4th, the General Membership Meeting held July 5, 2012 will be rescheduled for July 12, 2012.  The meeting will be held at the Hampton Hotel in Yonkers, NY at 7:00pm.


I.B.E.W Local 1430 has recently named Joe Luciano as Union Treasurer.  Brother Luciano has been a long time shop steward and served on the e-board for over 10 years.  As we are saddened by the passing of our previous Treasurer, Ray J. Defino, we are glad to welcome Brother Luciano as the Union Treasurer.


I.B.E.W Local 1430 has recently lost a brother, a friend and a long time shop steward.  We are very saddened by the loss of Ray J. Defino.  Brother Defino was a shop steward for many years, was later voted to the e-board and eventually appointed as Union Treasurer.  Brother Defino served as Treasurer for over 10 years, right up until his passing on April 24, 2012.  Our greatest condolences are with the Defino family.


I.B.E.W Local 1430 has recently updated their facebook page, please visit us at I.B.E.W Local Union 1430 and add our page to your ‘likes’.  It is an effective way for our members to stay in touch, stay up to date on Union issues, and share the work we do with others.


I.B.E.W Local 1430 has just rolled out their new Membership Development Program (“M.O.P”). This program allows members the opportunity to get more involved in the organizing process. Help your friends and family improve their work conditions while putting a little extra money in your pocket. To learn more about how you can get involved, visit our ‘Lead Generation’ tab on the homepage.