The JIB sets the standards for employment, welfare, grading and apprentice training in the electrical contracting industry.

Our members benefit from a ‘one-stop-shop’ which takes care of employment matters, a comprehensive health and benefits scheme and access to markets other contractors cannot reach.


JIB dispute resolution success May 18, 2016

The latest industry disputes report, published by the Joint Industry Board, has strengthened the organisation’s positive track record in resolving workplace conflicts.

Installations in Explosive Atmospheres May 18, 2016

Read more about the guidance issued following the latest edition of IEC 60079-14, which has not been adopted by BSI...

ECS warns against ‘middle men’ card issuers Apr 20, 2016

The Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) is warning electricians about using third parties to apply for an ECS card after a spate of complaints…

Views from Our Members

“We believe that the electrical contracting industry is a people business and if we look after our people, they look after us.” Paul McNaughton, Darke & Taylor Ltd

“Being a member of the JIB has been a very useful and constructive part of developing the company over the years.” Bob Harris, RT Harris & Son

“We’re a member of the JIB as it enforces the quality of all our operatives which many of our blue chip clients demand.” Sean Smyth, WT Parker Group

“We have been a JIB member for many years. We know that our staff value the benefit and Bupa packages.” Philip Fagg, GW&E Wright

ECS Card

Got an ECS card, or want to apply for one? Visit the ECS website for contacts and details.

BlueSky Pension Scheme

An excellent low cost, low administration solution for meeting the new pension criteria

A useful and important part in developing our company over the years Bob Harris

If we look after our people, they look after us. Paul McNaughton