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

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 ...

August 18, 2016

Public Service Pension Plan - Fall 2016 Member Seminars

An update from the BC Pension Corporation: The fall schedule for the Public Service Pension Plan free member seminars is now posted on the pspp.pensionsbc.ca website with seminars offered across BC.   Seminars Your Pension, Your Future It is important for new and mid-career employees to know how decisions made today can affect your retirement pension in the years to come. In this seminar, Y...

August 17, 2016

Yellowhead Road & Bridge (Fort George) Ltd. - Worksite Steward Election Results

Sisters and Brothers The election process for the  Steward position at Yellowhead Road & Bridge (Fort George) Ltd closed on Tuesday, August 16, 2016.  We want to take this opportunity to advise you of the results.   Congratulations to Brother Curtis Biech who was elected to the positon. We also want to take this opportunity to thank Brother Shane Hemming for putting his name forward. Yo...

August 17, 2016

Capilano Highway Services (SA 05) (Powell River) - Steward Update

The Union is pleased to announce that Ron Dendewicz has been acclaimed as a steward for the Powell River area. In solidarity Richard Tones Staff Representative Download PDF of notice here UNIFOR467/MoveUP

August 17, 2016

Mainroad Highway Contracting - Steward Update

The Union did not receive any nominations for the position of steward at Mainroad Howe Sound (SA 04). If any member is interested in becoming a steward in the future please don’t hesitate to call the Lower Mainland Area Office of the Union or contact the Chair of Local 1003 directly. Thank you. In solidarity Richard Tones Staff Representative Download PDF of notice here UNIFOR467/MoveUP

August 16, 2016

OH&S Committee Changes

Improving the Effectiveness of Occupational Health and Safety Committees   Public hearings have been scheduled by Worksafe BC on proposed regulatory changes, including proposed changes to joint health and safety committees.   New sections of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation related to joint committees are: 3.26, Rights and Responsibilities, evaluation for joint committees 3.2...

August 15, 2016

1008 – Mainroad SA11 union meeting

IMPORTANT MEETING NOTICE Please be advised that the BCGEU is holding membership meetings at the following yards: August 23  Fernie August 24  Invermere August 25  Cranbrook Each meeting will begin at 3:15 PM, on the dates noted and the Employer has agreed to allow members to attend the meeting on the Employer time that occurs prior to the end of the shift. The main purpose of the meeting ...

August 12, 2016

Local 1004 Meeting Notice and Agenda September 7, 2016

               DATE:    September 7, 2016 TIME:    7:00 pm              PLACE:    Hope Curling Club                                             1055 Sixth Avenue, Hope, BC      AGENDA Local issues Resolutions for the BC Fed convention Component updates Bargaining updates Pension Plan changes New business Goods and welfare Adjournment   Download PDF of notice here    UNIFOR467...