Local 234
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers


The Electrician's Union for Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey County.

IBEW Local 234 provides Electrical Contractors working throughout Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz County with skilled, knowledgeable Electricians, Apprentices. and Construction Workers. Our objective is to help our contractors and our members prosper by providing the most productive, quality-minded, and safest workforce available for the customer. This objective is our commitment, as a non-profit organization, striving to serve a constructive role in the electrical industry.

Christopher Burditt Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest

IBEW Local 234, in partnership with the Burditt Family, is offering three (3) $1,000 scholarships to high school graduates – one each in Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito County, who will graduate during the current school year and who meet all qualifying criteria.  Click here for details and application form.

Pay Your Dues Online


and Resign

The front counter is open Monday through Friday 8-12pm and 1-5pm.  Sign-in must be in person.  Re-sign may take place after the 10th of the month or by the last business day of the month. Re-sign shall be done in person, via mail, via email to thehall at ibew234.org, via the telephone, or via fax and must include applicant’s name, address, home Local number, card number, and Book status. For the telephone, you must talk to an office person in order to receive a verification code, no voice messages will be accepted.

Solar Photovoltaics

SMA logoCheck out our solar photovoltaic system at our Hall in Castroville.  The 6.6kW system may be viewed online at SMA Sunny Portal.

Local 234 Electricial Apprenticeship Website

Are you interested in becoming an Electrician Apprentice? Visit the Tri-County Electrical JATC for more information.

Downloadable Forms

Certified Green Business

Certified LEED Gold



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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 234 • 10300 Merritt Street • Castroville, CA 95012 • (831) 633-2311