Southeastern MI Chapter NECA signatory contractors represent nearly $1Billion in sales annually across a variety of sectors of the electrical construction industry.

NECA is dedicated to enhancing the industry through innovative research, performance standards, progressive labor relations, and workforce recruiting and training. NECA offers the most comprehensive educational opportunities of any electrical association as well as the industry’s premier trade show and management training.

NECA contractors strive to be true construction partners with building owners, developers, and general contractors. A NECA contractor is the best resource for any and all electrical needs. NECA contractors set industry standards for traditional electrical systems, as well as newer integrated systems. They develop engineered solutions to meet existing and emerging customer needs. They also lead the industry in the practical application of new technologies.

Ensuring fair wages and benefits, as well as a unified skill set and training for electrical workers serves the best interests of the industry and NECA customers. NECA’s national office, chapters, and member contractors have long practiced constructive and responsible labor relations in concert with the International Brotherhood of the Electrical Workers (IBEW), the world’s oldest and largest union of electrical workers.

Southeastern Michigan has one of the top Joint Apprenticeship Training Centers in the country.

Southeastern Michigan has one of the top Joint Apprenticeship Training Centers in the country.

LEGISLATIVE LEADERSHIP: For more than 100 years, NECA has worked to advance legislation and regulatory policies that impact your opportunity and ability to operate efficiently, profitably and in the best interest of your electrical construction customers. NECA leads the construction industry with the largest political action funding.

ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIPS: NECA Contractors in partnership with IBEW Local 58 privately fund a world-class apprenticeship program which prepares the workforce of the future. Apprenticeships are paid positions and participants graduate debt free. The Detroit Electrical Industry Training Center also provides continuing education for journeymen which is critical in an industry where technology is constantly changing.

For more information on the application process and to learn more about the Detroit Electrical Industry Training Center, visit online -

Detroit Electrical Industry Training Center
2277 East 11 Mile Road, Suite 1
Warren, MI 48092
office: 586-751-6600.

SCHOLARSHIPS: The Southeastern Michigan Chapter NECA Education and Research Foundation have been issuing scholarships since May of 2003. Since that time we have awarded scholarships to NECA Members and their employees totaling more than $630,000+. 

The Southeastern Michigan Chapter represents Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Huron Counties and the following areas in Livingston County: Brighton, Deerfield Township, Genoa Township, Heartland, Howell, Oceola Township, Tyrone Township.