Our History

I.B.E.W. Local 332 members serve Santa Clara County & include 3 distinct areas of expertise. Inside Wiremen provide electrical services to Silicon Valley’s corporate, technology, semiconductor & biotech facilities. I.B.E.W. Local 332’s history parallels the rise of Silicon Valley. Founded in 1912, I.B.E.W. Local 332 was well established when Hewlett-Packard & Varian Associates opened in 1938. I.B.E.W. Local 332 electricians built the electrical infrastructure for IBM when it opened its San Jose Research & Development Lab in 1952. With the development of the microchip & the PC in the 1970s, Silicon Valley was born. The 21st century brought the maturity of the Internet, & the boom that brought Microsoft, Yahoo, Google & other Silicon Valley companies to the forefront of the industry.

Now, with the Green Energy revolution upon us, Silicon Valley is the epicenter of the next Silicon-based industry. Santa Clara County is the home of the largest concentration of Photovoltaic companies & installations in the US. I.B.E.W. Local 332 has been a part of many projects to date, & has hundreds of trained electricians ready to meet the challenges of the next emerging industry. At every step of the way, I.B.E.W. Local 332 members demonstrated the requisite expertise & experience to help pave the way for the Valley’s technological revolution.

Our Plan Administrator

The Board of Trustees has authorized the Plan Administrator’s Office to respond in writing to your written or oral questions. If you have an important question about your benefits, you should write to the Plan Administrator’s Office for a definitive answer

The Board of Trustees is assisted in the administration of the Plans by United Administrative Services.

The address and other pertinent information are as follows:
I.B.E.W. Local  332 Health and Welfare Trust Fund Office
c/o United Administrative Services
P.O. Box 5057
San Jose, CA 95150-5057
(408) 288-4400