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.
The BCGEU is pleased to support our 2023 scholarship recipients in their continuing education.
Click here for the 2023 scholarship winners
(Winners will be mailed a letter with instructions on how to claim their scholarship).
This year, applicants were asked to write an essay or submit a video on one of five topics:
1. Workplace health and safety is a core value of the labour movement. What r...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2023
Atira workers unionize, join BCGEU
BURNABY, B.C. (Coast Salish Territories) – Today over 500 workers at Atira Women's Resource Society (AWRS) have officially joined the B.C. General Employees' Union (BCGEU). This incredible win is the result of workers organizing and making connections across over 35 worksites and a significant majority of workers signing ca...
Elections have now closed for the contract re-opener bargaining committee and we are pleased to announce the following:Bargaining Committee members:
Alternate Committee member:
Thank you to all the candidates who were nominated and to all members who participated in the election process.Thank you to those who submitted bargaining surveys. To...
Your bargaining committee met today in preparation for re-opener contract negotiations scheduled for May 9,10 and 11, 2023.As per the component bylaws, bargaining committees determine the Bargaining Chair amongst themselves. Your Bargaining Committee Chair is Joel Gough.Your Bargaining Committee will update you after the scheduled negotiations in May. In Solidarity,Joel Gough, Bargaining Commit...