The BCGEU continues to plan for a full re-opening of all its offices beginning Monday, March 28, 2022. Members will be able to access the offices without an appointment but will be subject to BCGEU Safety Protocols which currently include providing proof of full vaccination (your QR code will need to be scanned) and wearing a mask in all common areas of the office (hallways, washrooms, lunchrooms, meeting rooms, etc.).
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.
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 ...
DATE: September 7, 2016
TIME: 7:00 pm
PLACE: Hope Curling Club
1055 Sixth Avenue, Hope, BC
Resolutions for the BC Fed convention
Pension Plan changes
Goods and welfare
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BCGEU members that work at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in Coquitlam continue to face unacceptable levels of violence and risk of serious injury. Our members were directed by the employer to release patients from seclusion rooms in spite of contrary advice by the care team. The patients were secluded due to incidents of violence against other patients and workers. They were still exhibitin...
"2 Day Joint OHS Committee Training" will be held on Tuesday August 9th and Wednesday August 10th. This course will be held at the BCGEU area office, 8555 - 198A Street
Langley from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm each day.
In the Joint OHS Committee Training course you will learn:
Worker OHS rights, including the refusal of unsafe work procedure
Roles and responsibilities of employers,...
DATE: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 – Nanaimo
Thursday, September 8, 2016 – Campbell River
TIME: 6:30 p.m.
PLACE: BCGEU Area Office, 106-1650 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo
Comfort Inn & Suites, 1351 Shoppers Row, Campbell River
Nominations for the following positions:
1st Vice Chair
Please send suggestions for agenda topics to Local 10...
Nominations are now open for following positions which are vacant on the Local 1002 Executive:
1st Vice Chair
The role of the Vice-Chairperson as follows:
assists the Local chairperson in performing the responsibilities outlined above;
may be delegated to perform specific duties, like recruiting OSH committee members, or convening steward networking meeting...