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COMPONENT 10 - OPERATIONAL SERVICES

Component 10 primarily includes members who work for private corporations, contracted by the government to maintain provincial highways and bridges. The component also includes members employed by the Canada Line, small private ferries, some municipal governments and other private companies connected with technical services.

NEWS & UPDATES

2021 BCGEU Scholarships - BCGEU

Applications for the 2021 BCGEU Scholarship program are now being accepted. Our annual scholarship program of $60,000 offers awards of $2,000 for full-time students and $1,000 for part-time students. Scholarships are funded by the dues of our 80,000 members. Apply online here Eligibility A BCGEU member in good standing, or related to a current, retired or deceased BCGEU member or staff; and A ...

COVID-19: BCGEU office closure details - BCGEU

Since the beginning of the Coronavirus outbreak in January, your union has been closely monitoring the situation and acting decisively based on the best available science and expert recommendations to keep members and staff healthy, safe, and informed while maintaining core services and supports for our 80,000+ members across the province during this critical time.Yesterday, I convened the firs...

Happening soon – Local meetings to elect convention delegates - BCGEU

Once every three years members from across the province elect their representatives to convention. They're called delegates. The next BCGEU convention will take place June 9-12, 2021. These delegates attend BCGEU convention and vote on important resolutions, and in the election of the President, Treasurer, and Executive Vice-Presidents. For more information on convention, check out the latest i...

February 26, 2021

Dawson Road Maintenance – Service Area 22 - A Message from Your local chair -...

Local 10 North Peace Members, With all that has been going on and no end in the COVID-19 restrictions in sight I've decided to take a little different approach to reach out to each of you. It has been different and very frustrating not being able to do yard visits to the component ten membership around the province. These visits each summer gave us an opportunity to meet in person and discuss m...

February 25, 2021

Local 1010 - Nomination Results for 2021 Convention Delegates and Alternates ...

Nominations closed on Thursday, February 18, 2021 for positions of 2021 Convention Delegate and Alternate. The following were the successful candidates: Delegate (Chair) John Cantlon Alternate Marlene Payette Alternate Dean Schlegel The Union would like to thank everyone for their participation and interest in the Convention Delegate nominations. Your activism is greatly appreciated! In Solid...

February 18, 2021

Next joint labour-management committee meeting - BCGEU

The next Joint Labour-Management Committee meeting will be held on Thursday, February 25. These meetings are an opportunity for us to meet with management to get answers and work through differences in between rounds of bargaining.At the meeting on February 25 we will put forward three (3) specific questions for the employer to answer. We have provided them these questions 10 days in advance so...

February 17, 2021

BCGEU members ratify collective agreement with Protrans BC

A majority of the 180 Canada Line workers represented by the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) voted on Sunday in favour of ratifying their collective agreement with their employer, Protrans BC Operations Ltd., after reaching a tentative agreement on February 2, 2021. The agreement was ratified after 13 months without a contract, more than 40 bargaining sessions and is the re...

February 16, 2021

Pension Seminar Information - BCGEU

Online pension seminars are available at any time for the Public Service Plans at: MPP: https://mpp.pensionsbc.ca/online-courses-and-webinars PSPP: https://pspp.pensionsbc.ca/online-courses-and-webinars College: https://college.pensionsbc.ca/online-courses-and-webinars UWU/MoveUP