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

September 16, 2016

Important information on registering for BCGEU-BCPSA OHS Safety Education Pro...

Important information on registering for BCGEU-BCPSA OHS Safety Education Program courses The joint BCGEU-BC Public Service Agency Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Education Program is now 22 years old. Through this collaboration we are able to offer valuable training to our OHS committee worker representatives all across the province. Members in the public service register for these cour...

September 14, 2016

Local 1002 Members - Executive Election Results

To:       All BCGEU Local 1002 Members Re:       Election Results for Local 1002 Executive The results for the Local 1002 Executive positions are as follows: Marcel Ouellet has been acclaimed as your Local 2002 1st Vice-Chair. Ted Williams has been acclaimed as your Local 2002 Treasurer. Eric Arkwright has been acclaimed as your Local 2002 Member-at-Large. Congratulations and welcom...

September 14, 2016

Mainroad Members in Service Area 06 - Labour Management Meeting – September ...

A Labour Management Meeting will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016. Please forward any agenda items you may have to your Labour Management Committee listed below. Orlando Bokor:       cognito135@gmail.com Joe Reith:               reithjoe@gmail.com   Kevin Thomasen     kevin_thomasen@hotmail.com          Bill Hall:                wilhal60@gmail.com  An update on labour management i...

September 12, 2016

Local 1005 Executive Nominations

To:               All BCGEU Local 1005 Members Re:               Local 1005 Executive Nominations   Nominations are now open for the following positions:                      1st Vice Chairperson                    2nd Vice Chairperson                    Treasurer                    3 Members-at-Large   Nomination period closes on October 12, 2016. If no nominations are received, they rem...

September 12, 2016

BC Makes Little Progress on Public Service Diversity Gap

Visible minorities and Indigenous people are still dramatically underrepresented in the B.C. public service, according to the province’s latest report on workforce diversity. Read more...

September 09, 2016

BC Federation of Labour Women's Health & Safety in the Workplace Course

To:       To all Occupational Health and Safety Committee Representatives in Area 03                and Local Chairs Re:       BC Federation of Labour Women's Health & Safety in the Workplace   The “Women’s Health and Safety in the Workplace” course will be offered at the Lower Mainland area office at Suite #130 - 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver on Wednesday October 19, 2016 from 9:00 am to 4...

September 04, 2016

Celebrating Labour Day 2016

As long, sunny days shorten and cooler weather begins , Labour Day offers us time to reflect on the summer that is drawing to a close. For those of us in the labour movement it’s also a time to reflect on the state of working people in our union community. Looking back on the last year, it’s amazing to see the progress BCGEU members have made since last year’s celebrations.  We’ve grown tre...

September 01, 2016

Local 1002 meeting(s) revision

  DATE: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 – Nanaimo - CANCELLED              Thursday, September 8, 2016 – Campbell River   TIME: 6:30 p.m.   PLACE: Nanaimo Meeting Cancelled                Comfort Inn & Suites, 1351 Shoppers Row, Campbell River   AGENDA Nominations for the following positions: 1st Vice Chair Treasurer Member-at-Large Download PDF of notice here. UNIFOR467/MoveUP

August 31, 2016

Lakes District Maintenance, Service Area 28 Members & Spouses - Pre-Retiremen...

Your BCGEU Component is providing a free Pre-Retirement Seminar on September 10, 2016 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm at the Dease Lake High School. If you are interested in attending and haven't already signed up, please contact the BCGEU Terrace Area Office at 1-800-665-1664. This seminar will provide you with tools to carry you successfully and smoothly into transitioning into retirement. You wil...

August 30, 2016

Local 1002 Stewards 1-Day ENHANCED STEWARD TRAINING

To:              All BCGEU Local 1002 Stewards Re:              1-Day ENHANCED STEWARD TRAINING   Bring your Questions!  Build Your Skills!  Have Fun! Don’t you deserve a day to feel appreciated for the work you do representing your co-workers as a BCGEU Steward. Did you know that you have an entire group of people with Union experience and expertise who want to help/mentor you in your s...

August 26, 2016

Local 1003 union meeting

DATE: September 20, 2016 TIME: 7:00pm – 9:00pm PLACE: BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office – Musqueam Room             #130 – 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver V5M 0C4             (corner of Renfrew & Broadway) AGENDA 1.    Call to Order 2.    Adoption of Minutes 3.    Component Executive Report 4.    Officer Reports a.    Chair’s Report b.    Occupational Health Committees Update 5.    Work Unit Up...

August 26, 2016

Fort St. John United Way's 6th Annual Fire Truck Pull 2016

Brothers and Sisters: In support of The United Way's fundraising efforts in Fort St. John, your Area 10 Cross Component Committee has sponsored 10 tickets for a team to enter the 6th Annual Fire Truck Pull.  Saturday September 17th, 2016 Centennial Park in Fort St. John (Right beside Leisure Pool) Starts at 10:00AM with Breakfast before Event at 11:00 18 Wheels Food Drive donations going...

August 25, 2016

Esquimalt Drydock Company tentative collective agreement ratified

We are pleased to advise you that the membership has ratified the tentative agreement by a high margin. We are in the process of finalizing the collective agreement. Copies will be sent to all members and it will also be posted on the BCGEU website for easy access. Our sincerest thanks to the Bargaining Committee for all of their hard work and dedication. In solidarity Lynda Willson, Staff ...