Effective July 12, 2021, the BCGEU will start re-opening all of our offices as part of Step 3 of the BC Restart Plan. Staff will start returning the offices the week of July 12 and members may book an appointment at the office if access to the office is required. Everyone attending at a BCGEU office will still be required to comply with the BCGEU’s Safety Plan.
BCGEU OFFICE RE-OPENING PLANS:
Effective July 12, 2021, the BCGEU will start re-opening all of our offices as part of Step 3 of the BC Restart Plan.
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Staff will start returning the offices the week of July 12 and members may book an appointment at the office if access to the office is required. Everyone attending at a BCGEU office will still be required to comply with the BCGEU’s Safety Plan. The updated Safety Plan will be posted here once it is available.
CASTLEGAR OFFICE RE-OPENING (Aug 16):
The safety issue impacting the Castlegar Area Office has been resolved and the office will re-open Tuesday, August 17, 2021.
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.
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...
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
Nominations for the following positions:
1st Vice Chair
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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.
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...
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)
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...
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...
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.
Lynda Willson, Staff ...
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.
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...
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.
The Union is pleased to announce that Ron Dendewicz has been acclaimed as a steward for the Powell River area.
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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.
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