What Union Should an Electrician Join?

Unions are a big deal in the industrial sector. Steelworkers, auto workers, and electrical workers are three of the most unionized professions in the United States. If you’re interested in becoming an electrician, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) is the largest union in the country. Here’s everything you need to know about IBEW.

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Meet Mike Rizzo

Mike is a welder, bladesmith, metal artist, and the founder of Muffin Man Metalworks. Based in Connecticut, Mike started out in the heavy equipment repair and fabrication industry through an apprenticeship program in and out of high school. After serving in the Army for 4 years, he returned to the trade and developed a much deeper interest in the welding and fabricating side of it all, where it activated a creative side he didn’t even know existed. Since then, he’s been blending all things metal work-related together to further feed his curiosity and strengthen his skills.

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