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.


October 07, 2016

Local 1002 (& Local 1003 in Powell River) Worksite Visits

To:     All BCGEU Members of Local 1002 (& Local 1003 in Powell River) Re:     Worksite Visits   Dear Sisters and Brothers, Local 1002 Chairperson, Danny Campbell and your Component 10 Second Vice-Chairperson, Lana Vincent,  will soon be visiting a variety of Local 1002 worksites. Sister Vincent is the Chairperson of Local 1003 that includes the geographic area from Whistler, through th...

October 07, 2016

BCGEU makes budget submission to Finance Committee

BCGEU president Stephanie Smith made a presentation to the B.C. Select Standing Committee on Finance and Governnment Services today, outlining the union’s priorities for the upcoming provincial budget. Smith noted that it’s time to chart a different course in British Columbia and urged the government to take steps to accomplish three main objectives – quality jobs for all British Columbians; r...

October 04, 2016

Nanaimo-Duke Point Yard Nominations for Shop Steward

To:       All BCGEU Members at Nanaimo-Duke Point Yard, Local 1002 Re:       Nominations for Shop Steward (1 position)   Nominations are now open for a shop steward at Nanaimo-Duke Point Yard   What do stewards do? Stewards provide support and advice to members who think they are being treated unfairly. They sign up new employees and provide information on BCGEU services. Solve problems in ...

September 30, 2016

Watch: Stephanie Smith looks back on a busy week and speaks about the importa...

BCGEU president Stephanie Smith looks back on a busy week in Victoria that included worksite visits, a member BBQ and the Union of BC Municipalities convention. She also honours the work of Phyllis Webstad on Orange Shirt Day. Have a look:

September 27, 2016

Local 1010 Enhanced Stewards' Training

BCGEU Enhanced Stewards' Training Stewards of Local 1010 Here is your opportunity!   Where:          The BCGEU Peace River Area office                     10251 100th Street, Fort St. John Date:             Monday, October 31st, 2016 Time:            9:00 AM to 4:30 PM   WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU FOR THIS VALUABLE TRAINING *** Please fill out the attached registration form and return...

September 21, 2016

Local 1004 Enhanced Steward Training

October 20, 2016 Enhanced Steward Training Time: 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. BCGEU Fraser Valley Area Office 8555 – 198A Street, Langley TO: All Local 1004 Stewards and Local Executive Members As you know, the role of a steward in the workplace is an extremely important one and we want to make sure our stewards are equipped with all the information they need to continue to assist members every ...

September 20, 2016

Local 1708 SEM Members Bargaining Committee

To:     All BCGEU Local 1708 Members                Re:    Bargaining Committee   Please be advised that the following BCGEU members have been elected to your Bargaining Committee:                                 Lindsey Hamilton                                 Julie Free                                 Melissa Vitaliano                                 Patricia Chambers (Alternate)   Thank...