Component 7 - Education, Scientific, Technical and Administration

Members of the ESTA Component work in colleges and institutes as instructors and support staff, in private environmental testing laboratories, and legal services. Employers include community colleges, B.C. Institute of Technology, Justice Institute, private labs, BC NDP Caucus and Constituency Offices, legal services to the public (Legal Services Society, Native Court workers, Family Maintenance Enforcement Program) and many more.

Bargaining Updates

Jan 16, 2017

BCGEU members at the JIBC Store have served 72-hour strike notice for the store located in the Justice Institute. The store is operated by JM Project Management.

Jan 10, 2017

To:      All BCGEU Members at The People's Law School
Re:      Collective Agreement Ratifies



Component News

Jan 16, 2017

COMPONENT: Education, Scientific, Technical & Administration (ESTA)
LOCAL:           701
DATE:             Thursday, February 16, 2017
TIME:             5:30 pm

Jan 12, 2017

COMPONENT: Education, Scientific, Technical & Administrative
LOCAL:           709 – General Membership Meeting
DATE:             January 25, 2017

Jan 5, 2017

    COMPONENT:    Education, Scientific, Technical & Administration
              LOCAL:    701


Media Coverage

Apr 13, 2015

Options on the table include sponsorship, changing routes — even closing schools.

Dec 15, 2014

Though the justice system can be a murky and intimidating environment for some First Nations people, court worker Trish Pantell says it can also serve as a catalyst to help transform bad choices in

Nov 20, 2014

Native court workers bring their rotating strike to Kelowna today.