Welcome to Your Benefits Website!

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers comprised of proud union members with a wide diversity of skills and jobs.

Health and Welfare Plans

We understand the administration of plans and benefits

San Mateo Electrical Construction Industry Retirement Plan

We are dedicated to making the funds more accessible and friendly to participants

United Administrative Services Account

User portal allows 24/7 access to your employee benefits information

Announcements

Updates and announcements for I.B.E.W. Local 617 members.

Below is a summary of 2021 Compliance and Affordable Care Act updates for 2021. No action is necessary now. This memo is being provided for informative purposes. 

COVID-19 testing is free to all Local 617 health care plan participants. If any out-of-pocket COVID-19 test expenses are incurred, receipts can be submitted to the Local 617 health care plan for reimbursement.

IBEW 617 Benefit Educational Virtual Workshop 2022

Saturday, March 19, 2022 9am to Noon ONLINE

See below for information and links for each of the classes.

Click here for the meeting packets for the Steps To Retire presentation: Pension & Health-Welfare

Upcoming Events

IBEW 617 Benefit Educational Virtual Workshop 2022

Saturday, March 19, 2022 9am to Noon ONLINE

You get to choose, one class, two or three...it’s up to you. Spouses are encouraged to join. Use the links below to join.

You are encouraged to click the links in advance so that you can make sure you have the proper software on your device to attend the class.

Saturday March 19, 2022 9:00am - 10:00am 10:00am - 11:00am 11:00am - 12:00am
Steps to Retire: UAS helps us plan for your Health & Welfare (meeting packet) and your retirement options (meeting packet) Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 813 6593 1601
Passcode: 680601
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 813 6593 1601
Passcode: 680601
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 813 6593 1601
Passcode: 680601
NEBF: Your other pension plan Join GoTo Meeting
Access Code: 305-245-757
Join GoTo Meeting
Access Code: 722-884-141
Join GoTo Meeting
Access Code: 395-058-541
Social Security Administration: Questions & Answers Join Microsoft Teams Meeting
Phone Conference ID: 990 807 153#
Join Microsoft Teams Meeting
Phone Conference ID: 163 686 500#
Join Microsoft Teams Meeting
Phone Conference ID: 754 854 928#
Investments: Morgan Stanley (meeting packet) Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 982 7138 0351
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 972 8248 0693
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 922 7607 7996
Wills and Living Trusts: John Erik Fraker, JD, LLM Estate Attorney Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 859 4484 9860
Join Zoom Meeting
Metting ID: 880 2138 5803
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 853 4911 1903

 

The meeting links will allow you to join from your browser (with some limitations) or you can download the video conferencing software for Zoom, GoToMeeting, or Microsoft Teams with the instructions provided in the links. Please allow enough time to do this or access the links in advance and download the appropriate software.

Steps To Retirement Meeting Information

United Administrative Services (UAS): Health & Welfare (meeting packet) and Retirement options (meeting packet)
Please join the Zoom meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone on the links above.
You can also dial in using your phone, +1 (669) 900-6833, and the Meeting ID: 813 6593 1601 and Passcode: 680601
The same meeting information is used for all three sessions.
For questions regarding Pension email Joanna at jpena@uastpa.com
For questions regarding Health & Welfare email Lynda at  lrodarte@uastpa.com or Sandy at sstephenson@uastpa.com

NEBF Meeting Information

NEBF Local 617 Retirement Seminar
Please join the GoTo meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone on the links above.
You will need to use Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, or download the GoTo Meeting software.
You can also dial in using your phone, United States: +1 (312) 757-3121, and the Access Code in the table above.

Social Security Administration Meeting Information

Please join the Microsoft Teams meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone on the links above.
You can also dial in using your phone, +1 (323) 488-2325   United States, Los Angeles, California
Find a local number

Investments Meeting Information

Please join the Zoom meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone on the links above.
You can also dial in using your phone, +1 (669) 900-6833 United States
meeting packet

Morgan Stanley
Attendance at this Video Conferencing meeting is through direct invitation by Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC (Morgan Stanley). All attendees should identify if anyone else is present with them at the start of the session so that the meeting organizer is aware of everyone in attendance. Attendees who are joining via a forwarded invitation from someone outside of Morgan Stanley should provide their full name and email address when attending the meeting or excuse themselves from this meeting.

All information, content, products and services discussed during the meeting are intended only for individuals accepted into the meeting and residing in states where the meeting organizer is registered. You may not record, reproduce, publish, or distribute any of the content or materials discussed and/or presented during the meeting without the express written consent of Morgan Stanley. Any information or content shared by an attendee as a meeting participant (including but not limited to documents or applications) will be visible to all other attendees. Do not share information or content if you do not want it visible to other attendees.

Private Bankers, Ultra High Net Worth Sales Specialists, Loan Portfolio Managers and Lending Advisors are employees of Morgan Stanley Private Bank, National Association. Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC is a registered Broker/Dealer, Member SIPC, and not a bank. Where appropriate, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC has entered into arrangements with banks and other third parties to assist in offering certain banking related products and services. Investment, insurance and annuity products offered through Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC are: NOT FDIC INSURED | MAY LOSE VALUE | NOT BANK GUARANTEED | NOT A BANK DEPOSIT | NOT INSURED BY ANY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY

Wills and Living Trusts Meeting Information

Please join the Zoom meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone on the links above.
John Erik Fraker, Esq.
Ainer | Fraker, LLP, Attorneys at Law
Office: (800) 775-7612
Cell: (408) 647-4242
Fax: (408) 777-0746
www.AinerFraker.com
Join a meeting using the links above.

Our Story

Serving San Mateo County since 1908!

Established in 1908, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 617 is located in San Mateo, California. The position in which Local 617 has situated itself as it turns 100 years old is nothing short of phenomenal. Membership is up over 1,000, with over 200 members in the Voice/Data/Video field and a great deal of redevelopment and new construction returning to San Mateo County. Local 617 has become progressive and prominent, proactive in politics and the community as it becomes entrenched in all industrial markets.

Our Plans

We understand the administration of plans and benefits

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Anthem Blue Cross

The Plan contracts with Anthem Blue Cross to obtain access to certain Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) providers.
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Kaiser HMO Plan

If you reside in a Northern California Kaiser Service Area, you have the option to enroll yourself and your eligible Dependents in the Kaiser Permanente Health Plan option “Kaiser”.

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Pension

The Board of Trustees of the I.B.E.W. Local 617 Pension Trust Funds is dedicated to making the Funds more accessible and friendlier to Participants.

The Trust Fund sponsors the San Mateo Electrical Construction Industry Retirement Plan. The Plan is a multi-employer, collectively bargained defined contribution pension plan (also known as a "Money Purchase Pension Plan") in which employer contributions are invested for your benefit. Benefits are payable on or at retirement (after age 55 or older), disability and in limited situations and amounts, upon the termination of employment.