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About ECA Chicago

Welcome to the Electrical Contractors´ Association

The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago (ECA) is a construction trade association that provides business and labor relations services to nearly 700 electrical contractors in Cook County, Illinois.  ECA is also known as the Chicago and Cook County Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA).  The Association works with its industry partner, Local Union #134 IBEW, to negotiate and administer labor agreements, coordinate apprentice and journeyman level training, as well as promote the industry on behalf of these employers.  Since 1903, ECA has provided educational opportunities and business services to not only to assist the electrical contractor by improving the business climate and bringing increased profitability, but to enrich future generations. ECA and IBEW Local 134 work hand in hand to provide a highly skilled, efficient and safe workforce for the City of Chicago and Cook County, Illinois. 

Latest News

The Contactless Office: Powering Chicago’s Return to the Workplace
08/03/2020

The Contactless Office: Powering Chicago’s Return to the Workplace

Download Powering Chicago's eBook to gain expert advice on creating a safe work environment

NECA / ECA Chicago Student Chapter Finalist in Green Energy Challenge
07/31/2020

NECA / ECA Chicago Student Chapter Finalist in Green Energy Challenge

ECA's Student Chapter at IIT will compete against Iowa State University and Penn State University for the championship this fall

Employee Resource Services is now AllOne Health
07/31/2020

Employee Resource Services is now AllOne Health

Employee Assistance Program: Programs and Services for ECA Members

The Employee Assistance Program is now apart of the AllOne Health group, offering expanded benefits and services for ECA members and their employees.

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Upcoming Events

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  • Please join us on Friday, August 28, 2020 and Saturday, August 29, 2020 for the sessions.

    IBEW – NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) 6201 W. 115th Street Alsip, Illinois 60803 www.ejatt.com (708) 389-1340

    August 28-29, 2020

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  • Please join us on Friday, August 28, 2020 and Saturday, August 29, 2020 for the sessions.

    IBEW – NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) 6201 W. 115th Street Alsip, Illinois 60803 www.ejatt.com (708) 389-1340

    August 28-29, 2020

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August 6, 2020
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Powering Chicago featured in Crain's Chicago business webinar this Thursday

The Post COVID-19 Workplace: Safety and Productivity in a new normal

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Wed
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August 26, 2020

Managing Field Productivity Seminar has been RE-SCHEUDLED!

The program is to be presented by Dr. Awad Hanna, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The session is to be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The ECA Education Research Committee education program, that was originally scheduled for March 25, 2020, called, "Managing Field Productivity" has been re-scheduled for August 26, 2020. This session is for those that were registered for the March 25, 2020 program! An additional program date of August 27, 2020 has also opened.

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