Apprenticeship helps fight electrician shortage

By Tila Grant | February 25, 2019 at 6:49 PM CST – Updated February 25 at 7:16 PMWICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) –

Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical workers confirmed there is a shortage of electrical workers, but they hope their program can be a solution.“The main thing that we see as far as the shortage is the applicant pool getting smaller. We struggle more with getting applicants in our doors to apply for trades in general,” said BooneManager of the Wichita Falls Chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Justin Boone says a large part of the Electrician shortage is technology and a lack of exposure to manual labor jobs.

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