IBEW Local Union 68

Who We Are


Chartered on March 24, 1898; for over one hundred twenty years, the skilled, trained, professional, and certified Journeyman and Apprentice Electricians of IBEW Local 68 have helped the cities of Denver, Aurora, Northern Colorado and Vail, as well as their surrounding areas, grow and prosper. We have provided superior and safe electrical construction and maintenance work that has allowed this region’s residences, communities, and businesses to thrive and continue to maintain their Vision for the Future.

From the early days of electrification, to the Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technologies, IBEW Local 68 members have been supported, trained and valued by an encompassing Local Union with a rich history of progressive leadership and values. Over the span of a century, Local 68 has helped maintain the honor and dignity of working people, and has safeguarded the communities of Colorado.

We represent approximately 2,000 members who not only work in the traditional electrical markets but also in the Renewable Energy and Alternative Transportation markets.

1.    Inside electrical construction

2.    Residential electrical construction

3.    Telecommunications.

4.    Solar PV, Wind Farms and Electrical Vehicle Charging Stations

5.    Signman

Our representation brings with it clearly defined contract rights including wages and benefits, which allow our members to live in dignity and health through a rewarding career and to look forward to a prosperous retirement.