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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

March 11, 2023

B.C. provincial budget released – read our union’s analysis - BC General Empl...

B.C. provincial budget released – read our union's analysis Each year the B.C. government releases a budget that outlines their priorities for the coming years. These budgets have significant impacts on BCGEU members, both at work and as residents of our province. Our union pays careful attention to government's priorities and has prepared an in-depth analysis of the key points for BCGEU member...

March 10, 2023

Contract Re-Opener for ARGO Road Maintenance – SA-21- BC General Employees' U...

Your Contract Re-Opener date as per Memorandum of Understanding #9 is July 31, 2023.  Your bargaining committee has been nominated and announced, and includes:Alex Seltenrich Bill MazanekAlthough contract re-opener negotiations are limited in scope, your bargaining committee wants to hear from you. Please see the attached bargaining survey which includes options for returning to the Union. The ...

March 09, 2023

Expression of Interest – Alternate Component 10 Young Worker - BC General Em...

The component (meets four times per year) is currently looking for an alternate young worker. This position is for any member who is under the age of 30 and who would be interested in filling in when our regularly elected component young worker is occasionally unable to attend to his component duties. This position brings light to the important issues of young workers that may include limitatio...

March 03, 2023

Shareholders call RBC and BMO to action on racial equity - BC General Employe...

Shareholders will soon get a chance to vote on two proposals on racial equity at the Bank of Montreal (BMO) and Royal Bank of Canada (RBC). The proposals were jointly filed by BCGEU with Shareholder Association for Research and Education (SHARE) on behalf of the Atkinson Foundation. This comes following announcements from both the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) and National Bank of C...

March 03, 2023

Argo Road Maintenance, South Peace (SA21) - Bargaining committee results - BC...

Nominations for your bargaining committee closed on February 22, 2023 at 5 p.m.  Please join us in congratulating your newly acclaimed bargaining committee members Alex Seltenrich and Bill Mazanek for ARGO Road Maintenance SA-21.  Thank you.  Celina TaylorStaff RepresentativeDownload PDF of notice here UWU/MoveUP

March 02, 2023

BCGEU and UBCIC announce partnership to push corporate Canada to operationali...

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 2, 2023BCGEU and UBCIC announce partnership to push corporate Canada to operationalize FPICThe labour union and Indigenous political organization joined forces with the aim of combining their respective expertise to push financial institutions to operationalize FPIC.Vancouver, BC, Musqueam Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Territories - The B.C. General Employees' Union ...

March 01, 2023

BC Corps of Commissionaires - Bargaining Committee Nomination Results - BC Ge...

To: All BCGEU Members at BC Corps of CommissionairesRe: Bargaining Committee Nomination Results Nominations for the Bargaining Committee closed at 4:00 pm, on February 27, 2023, and we received three nominations for the three (3) open positions. Therefore, no election will be needed, and the following members have been acclaimed as your Bargaining Committee members: Jagroop Mavi    Kim Tripp   ...

March 01, 2023

BCGEU community health workers ratify three-year deal - BC General Employees...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2023  BCGEU community health workers ratify three-year deal  BURNABY, B.C. (Coast Salish Territories) – The member unions of the Community Bargaining Association (CBA) have ratified a new three-year collective agreement with the Health Employers Association of British Columbia (HEABC). The B.C. General Employees' Union (BCGEU) is the lead union representing 13,000...

February 28, 2023

Capilano Highway Services (SA05) - Bargaining survey – we need your input! - ...

Nominations have now opened to elect your bargaining committee in the upcoming round of negotiations with the employer.Once the bargaining committee is elected, they will meet to review priorities and develop bargaining proposals. In order to do so, it is important that your bargaining committee is aware of what is most important to you and where you want to see changes.Please take the time to ...