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COMPONENT 1 - CORRECTIONS & SHERIFF SERVICES

Component 1 includes members who work as Correctional Officers in provincial prisons and as Deputy Sheriffs for the B.C. Sheriff Services.

NEWS & UPDATES

January 21, 2022

Local 101 Executive Elections - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations have closed for the Local 101 Executive Positions and there is an election for 1st and 2nd Vice Chair. Below are the names of the members who were nominated and acclaimed to the Local 101 Executive for another term: Chairperson – Dean Purdy1st Vice –Chairperson – Election2nd Vice-Chairperson – ElectionTreasurer – Alex SantagaRecording Secretary – VacantMember at Large – Scott Morris...

January 19, 2022

Public Service Negotiations Scheduled to Commence - BC General Employees' Uni...

BCGEU President and Public Service Bargaining Committee Chair Stephanie Smith announced this week that negotiations aimed at reaching our 19th public service main and component collective agreements will kick off at the end of this month."I'm pleased that the BCGEU and the PSA will begin negotiations on January 31 well ahead of the March 31, 2022 expiry of the current collective agreements," sa...

January 06, 2022

Webinar: Pension improvements for correctional officers - BC General Employee...

The Public Service Pension Plan will be hosting a special webinar for correctional officers that will cover the recently announced improvements to your pension plan. Topics of the upcoming webinar will include: The benefits of the plan What is changing starting April 1, 2022 How to read your annual Member's Benefit Statement The tools and features of My Account on the plan website  Read more ...

January 04, 2022

Nominations for Local 104 Executive - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations open January 4, 2022 for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson Recording secretary District I – Ford Mountain Correctional Centre:o    Vice chairperson (one position)o    Member-at-large (one position)  District II – Sheriff Services (Abbotsford/Surrey/Chilliwack Courthouses)o    Vice chairperson (one position)o    Member-at-large – Surrey Courthouse (one posi...

December 23, 2021

Nominations For Local Executive - Local 105 - BC General Employees' Union (BC...

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive:  Chairperson 1st Vice Chairperson 2nd Vice Chairpersons: One (1) from Sheriff Services                                  One (1) from Corrections Treasurer Recording Secretary 3 Members-at-Large 1 Member–at-Large: Youth Worker (29 years of age or younger)   The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities ...

December 23, 2021

Nomination for Local Executive - Local 102 - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive:  Chairperson Vice Chairperson (Sheriff Services) Vice Chairperson (NCC) Recording Secretary Treasurer Member at Large (NCC) Youth Member at Large  The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is attached.  The deadline for nominations is:  4:30p.m. Wednesday, December 15...

December 20, 2021

Local 107 Members - Nomination for Local Executive - BC General Employees' Un...

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson 1st Vice Chairperson 2nd Vice Chairperson Treasurer Recording Secretary Member-At-Large (4 positions) 1 – Member-At-Large 1 – Member-At-Large (Sheriff’s Rep) 1 – Member-At-Large (Women’s Rep) 1 – Member-At-Large (Young Worker) - defined as 29 years of age or younger.  The term is three years. Informati...

December 15, 2021

BCGEU applauds delayed return to office, calls for reinstatement of all layer...

BCGEU applauds delayed return to office, calls for reinstatement of all layers of protection BURNABY, B.C. (Coast Salish Territories) – As the Omicron variant of COVID-19 looms in British Columbia, the B.C. General Employees’ Union (BCGEU) applauds the Head of the BC Public Service for their decision to delay the date which public service workers are required to return to the office or have an ...

December 10, 2021

Nomination for Local 101 Executive - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive:  Local Chairperson 1st Vice Chairperson 2nd Vice Chairperson Treasurer Recording Secretary Members at Large (2 positions) Member at Large (Sheriff only) Young Worker  The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is available from your area office. The deadline for nominat...