St. Louis is only one of 52 chapters across the country who service independent electrical contractors.

The National office of the Independent Electrical Contractors is located in Alexandria, Virginia. Today 87% of all electrical contractors in the U.S. are independent.

A consumer, business or general contractor wondering where to turn for quality electrical work, IEC is the place to look. Choose an IEC licensed and bonded contractor to meet your electrical needs.

Electrical contractor that need access to apprenticeship and management training, support networks, legislative and regulatory answers, safety programs, cost savings services and ideas, or more skilled workers, IEC has what you are looking for.

If you are an electrical supplier or manufacturers looking for innovative ways to network with contractors, distribute products and services, or keep up to date with changes in the electrical industry, IEC can provide you with the training needed through our Industry Partner Program.

Individuals seeking a career, or an electrician needing a career boost, IEC has the training resources to satisfy your needs. All of the IEC apprenticeship program are registered with the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship.

Take the time to peruse the IEC website and get acquainted with the opportunities available to all electrical contractors and their employees.

To Prospective Members:

IEC offers several types of membership with the two most common being Contractor and Associate memberships. Thank you for your interest in the Independent Electrical Contractors Association of Greater St. Louis. IEC is a professional association established to promote the highest standards in the electrical industry. It is the association in St. Louis that is directed by and for independent electrical contractors.

Contractor members are “any person, firm, partnership or corporation engaged in the business of construction, maintenance, design, or installation of electrical systems, who subscribes to the purpose of this association and is of good character and business reputation.” Contractor members must be licensed if they work in counties and cities which require licensing. All applicants for contractor membership must provide a certificate of insurance and three business references to be considered for membership.

Associate members are “any person, firm, partnership or corporation engaged in a trade, industry or profession related to electrical construction who subscribes to the purpose of this association and is of good character and business reputation.”

Dues are assessed upon approval of membership by the IEC Board of Directors.  Dues are billed quarterly with payment dues October 1, January 1, April 1 and July 1.  For information about the dues structure, please call the IEC or contact

IEC’s goal is to continue to represent the best contractors and electricians in the industry.  All membership applications are reviewed by the IEC Board of Directors. Membership is subject to approval by the Board.

If you have any questions, please call the IEC office at 636-535-9701. Return this application with all supporting documentation and application fee to the above address.



Membership Benefits: Contractors and Associates
IEC of St. Louis has a membership plan that fits your needs.

Training Programs

  • Four year Apprenticeship program
  • Low voltage program
  • Professional Electricians Program
  • Various Continuing Education Opportunities

Business Development

  • Workforce Sharing
  • Newsletter-Local & National
  • Assistance with Labor issues
  • Application Registry



  • The program is designed and continually updated by IEC National
  • Video Library for Contractor Training
  • OSHA 10-Hour and OSHA 30-Hour Safety Program

Legislative Development

  • Input into Code Review and National Electrical Code Panels
  • Watchdog for State and Local legislation
  • Annual National IEC Convention in Washington D.C.
  • Support State and Local campaigns with Political Action Committee funds




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