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1703 Vancity Savings Credit Union Visa Centre Steward Nomination

Nominations are now open for 1 position for a steward at your worksite and, will close August 18, 2016.

Stewards are the primary representatives of members and have an important role within the Union.


Some of the roles of a steward are:

  • Helping co-workers interpret and understand their collective agreement.
  • Supporting co-workers in meetings with management.
  • Listening to co-workers about their issues.
  • Acting as a liaison between the worksite, the union local and the BCGEU's area offices.
  • Communicating about broader local issues and training opportunities within the union.
  • Making sure all co-workers are in the loop by updating the union bulletin board.
  • Referring members to committees on specific issues, such as the Joint Labour Management and Occupational Health and Safety Committees.


Feel free to visit the Union's website for more information (

Forms must be returned to the BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office via regular mail, fax, email, or in person by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, August 24, 2016:


                                                BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office
                                                Suite #130-2920 Virtual Way
                                                Vancouver, BC  V5M 0C4
                                                Fax: 604.215.1410, email:


In Solidarity,

Sean Antrim
Staff Representative


Download PDF of notice here 

Download PDF of nomination form here