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IEC Chesapeake is working to move apprenticeship students to an alternative method of instruction and will notify students of their revised schedule shortly. Questions can be directed to Joe Harber at 301.621.9545 x106 or Ed Hersl at 301.621.9545 x107. For updates on COVID-19 please visit https://www.cdc.gov/

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New Paid Sick Leave

New Paid Sick Leave Requirements

3/20/2020

The new paid sick leave provisions require private sector employers with fewer than 500 employees to provide two weeks of paid sick leave (80 hours for full-time employees and typical number of hours over two weeks for part-time employees).

Eligible Employees: The paid sick leave is available to any employee without regard to duration of employment if they are unable to work or telework because they are:

  • Subject to a government quarantine or isolation order related to COVID-19,
  • Have been advised by health provider to self-quarantine due to COVID-19,
  • Experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and seeking medical diagnosis,
  • Caring for an ...
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Featured Stories

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Were You Worried About Harry and Megan?

3/8/2020

I wasn’t. I’m still not worried, even though I must get about a dozen notices a day on my phone from various news ...

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Interested In Risk Management?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
2/21/2020

The answer is YES. It should always be YES.

Our Associate Partners at Federated Insurance have the lingo worked out for you, and common sense ...

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February 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Update

2/8/2020

OVERVIEW 

The Maryland General Assembly convened its 2020 Session on January 8th.  As noted last month, there are many changes in the legislative leadership ...

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Archive

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A Prickly Issue

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/28/2018

...and hard to eradicate.

Our friends and colleagues at the National Skills Coalition, which our ...

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Says Here I Didn't Register on Time.

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/16/2018

Uh oh. Time's up! The Warden says there's no more room at Jailbreak ...

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IECC Hiring Event

Apprentice Hiring Event

11/12/2018

Are you ready for a career as an electrician?

 

The demand for electricians in the ...

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This is Why We Drink: Jailbreak

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/10/2018

There are 30 spots left until we close this year's registration for Jailbreak- Escape ...

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In Memoriam: Gary Hall

11/6/2018

It is with great sadness we inform you of the passing of Gary Hall.  Gary ...

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Think of a Dimmer as an Interpreter...

11/6/2018

Legrand, could I love you any more than I already do???

Probably not.

Why do ...

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Philips - You May Move to the Head of the Class

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/2/2018

Smart phones. Smart TV's. Smart cars. Smart as.....well, you get where I'm ...

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