Member Support and Basic Information:
The offices of IBEW Local 236 are open 8:00 – 4:30 M-F.
3000 Troy-Schenectady Rd, Schenectady Come in or call 518-783-9957, staff or reps are available to answer your calls and to help find any information you are looking for.

Monthly Union Meetings – The first Tuesday of every month at the Albany Labor Temple
890 Third St, Albany

– Local 236 Facebook Page – Check the page for regular posts

– (Recent) Union Strong App – Sign Up to receive messages and stay connected

(NEW) Labor Power App – Download this app to view your work history, update your contact info and pay dues.  Go to the App Store or Google Play Store and download the LaborPower App.  Use the same login as for the Local 236 website.

Benefits for Local 236 Members!

Employee Assistance through ESI for substance abuse issues and much, much more.
Click Here to register your account
Install the ESI mobile app:

ID Theft Support provided by ID Resolution.
ID Theft Victims Action Guide

Health Benefits:
Health Insurance
HRA Link

Retirement Benefits:
(NEW) Annuity Link
International Pension (PBF) Link
Local Pension Link

Other Benefits:

Life Insurance Benefit
Disability Insurance
Kim Fielding – (518)782-5499 Email

Local 236 members are also eligible for other benefits:

Union Plus – Link
CapCom Federal Credit Union – Link
SEFCU – Link
SUNY Adirondack Trade Journeyworker Degree Program – Link

Local 236 also has several groups and committees you can join and get involved in:
Community Outreach – Link
Renew Committee – Link
Women’s Committee – Link
Outdoors Club – Link
Veteran’s Committee – Email Us
Volunteer Organizing Committee – Email Us
Bylaws Committee – Email
Building Committee – Email
Negotiation Committee – Email
Political Action Committee – (NEW) Email
Softball Team – Email
Motorcycle Club – Email
Tennis Club – Email
Flag Football – (inactive) Email if you want to start this back up –
Retirees Club – Email
Fish and Game Club – Email

While the last year has not worked out well there are several events that Local 236 typically sponsors for members and their families.  We look forward to getting back on track and promoting the following events and more:
Albany St. Patrick’s Parade
Workforce Challenge 5k walk/run in Albany
Great Escape Family Fun Day
Albany Labor Day Parade
Local 236 Steak Bake Picnic
December Union Meeting Holiday Party
Christmas Brunch with Santa and Kids Gifts
Yankees Trip
Golf Outing
We would like to have even more events (After Covid) so please send us your ideas Click Here to send your ideas.


Volunteer Opportunities in our community and in the Labor Movement:
Malta Veteran’s House – Link
Albany Med Nurses Rallies – Thanks to all who came out and supported the AMC nurses.  They have successfully ratified their first contract!
Job Site Pickets
Kate Mullaney House
Habitat for Humanity
Local Food Drives
Plus many others over the years.  Local 236 is proud to support our community.  Please reach out and let us know if you are willing to help with our volunteer efforts.  Click Here to join our volunteer list.