International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Local 117


IBEW Local #117 is located at 765 Munshaw Lane in Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014.  Our phone number is 847-854-7200 and our resign only fax number is 847-854-7266.

Local #117 is an Inside local and was chartered by the IBEW in 1901.  Local #117’s jurisdiction includes all of McHenry County and the northern 9 townships of Kane County, all in the State of Illinois.  Our classifications include Journeyman Inside Wireman, Residential Wireman and VDV Installer/Technician and Manufacturing.  The Local’s general meeting is on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Union Hall.

The officers of Local 117 are: 

  • Business Manager/Financial Secretary Tom McTavish
  • President Pat Nohl
  • Vice President Darrell (Lee) Olson
  • Treasurer Ray Pieroni
  • Recording Secretary Craig Trongeau
  • Executive Board Randy Schnulle, Chairman
  • Cory Bauer
  • Guy Busch
  • Ben Kimbro
  • Jesse Lenart
  • Jonathan Nelson
  • Examining Board Jena Sarvis
  • Josh Sajtar
  • Kevin Schweitzer

Local #117’s office hours are Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 4:30 pm {closed from 12-1 pm for lunch}.  We are closed on holidays.

News & Events

As of July 1, 2019, Local 117 referral policy is going to a web-based bid system (we will no longer be calling you for available jobs).

Please review the attached policy.

Any questions please contact IBEW Local 117 for assistance.




For Non-members interested in potential solar opportunities or the electrical industry, please utilize the site. 


Attention: Do not use any Quest drug testing facilities. Quest has been contracting non-union electrical contractors at their facilities. Please use the following testing facilities:


Lab Corp - Crystal Lake

5911 Northwest Highway


 Hours: 9am-11am and 2pm-4pm


Lab Corp - Elgin

1710 North Randall Rd.


Hours: 9am- 11am and 2pm- 4pm










Saturday, September 7 at the hall. 11:00am to ? Lunch served at 12:00pm. Call hall to register.


IBEW Local 117

  • IBEW Local #117 is located at 765 Munshaw Lane in Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014. Our phone number is 847-854-7200 and our fax number is 847-854-7266
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