Annual Substance Testing and Tool/Boot Sale Set For March 9th – 11th

The annual testing for the Power Partnership Substance Abuse Program is quickly approaching and your drug-free card may be due to expire. The following dates have been scheduled for the testing of Journeyman Wireman, Apprentices, VDV, CW, and CE classifications:

THURSDAY         MARCH 9th, 2022, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

FRIDAY               MARCH 10th, 2022, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

SATURDAY         MARCH 11th 2022, 8:00 – 11:00 AM

All Apprentices and CW’s will be tested at the Electrical Training Center, 2699 W. Patapsco Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21230. Journeyman, VDV and CE’s will be tested at the Union Hall, 2701 W Patapsco Avenue, Baltimore MD 21230. All testing on Saturday will be done at the Electrical Training Center.

 This program is mandatory for the Apprentices and CW’s, it is voluntary for all others. If you wish to test at a time or site more convenient for your schedule, please contact Mobile Medical Corp. at 877-201-7474 to schedule your test. For any employer where substance abuse testing is required, you must have a current Local 24/NECA card. If you took a random test during the course of the year, you are not required to test again for one year from the random testing date.

For Local 24 members that participate in the program there will be a Tool & Boot sale held in the Electrical Training Center. The prices of all tools have been subsidized by the Maryland Electrical Industry Labor Management Cooperative Committee (MEILMCC). Enclosed with this letter is a list of tools with prices. This year, those who participate in the program will be eligible to receive a voucher for $60 off with to purchase Union-Made work boots. Please be ready to show your valid test receipt to the LU24 agent present at the Electrical Training Center to receive the voucher. The voucher is good for one pair of boots and expires two weeks from the testing date.

Should you have any questions regarding program procedures, please contact Sam Curreri at the Local Union Office, 410-247-5511. Apprentices and CW’s should contact the JATC at 410-247-3313. We look forward to seeing you there.