Component 12 includes members who work for the B.C. Government and non-government employers providing front-line administrative and support services.

They work in a variety of classifications and positions: administrative officer, clerk, postal clerk, clerk stenographer, coordinator of volunteers, court clerk, financial officer, health unit aide, medical records librarian and technician, office assistant, data processing operator, radio, teletype and switchboard operators, stationery clerk and stockworker.


November 03, 2016

BCGEU celebrates Conservation Officer Day in B.C.

The B.C. Government and Service Employees’ Union joins in acknowledging and celebrating Conservation Officer Day in British Columbia, November 4. In 2015, on the 110th Anniversary of the BC Conservation Officer Service, the B.C. government proclaimed November 4 as Conservation Officer Day, “in recognition of the important work done by B.C.’s Conservation Officer Service to protect the environm...

November 03, 2016

Local 1203 General Union Meeting

COMPONENT:  Administrative Services LOCAL:           1203 DATE:             November 22, 2016 TIME:              6:00pm – 8:00pm PLACE:            Lower Mainland Area Office – Musqueam Room                        130-2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC   GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING   AGENDA   Resolution Writing Workshop – Our BCGEU Triennial Convention is coming up June 14-17, 2017; it will ...

November 02, 2016

Local 304 & 804 & 1204 – General Meeting

DATE: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 TIME: 7:00 p.m. PLACE: George Heyman Union Organizing Centre             Fraser Valley Area Office             8555 – 198A Street,     Langley TWP   AGENDA With the 2017 triennial Convention fast approaching (June 14 – 17), it is time to start thinking about what changes and direction you would like to see your union take. Our education officer, James Cavall...

November 01, 2016

Local 1204 MCFD Steward Election Results - 7278 Pioneer Avenue Agassiz

To:   All 1204 Members at Ministry of Children & Family Development – 7278 Pioneer Avenue Agassiz Re:  Steward Election Results   Please be advised that Sister Valerie Azevedo has been acclaimed to the position of Steward for Local 1204. We would like to thank everyone who participated in the process. Congratulations and welcome Valerie.     In Solidarity   Richard Tones Staff Repr...

October 28, 2016

Local 1211 Members - Nomination for Vacant Positions for your Local Executive

Nominations are now open for the vacant positions on your Local Executive:  Member-At-Large, Member-At-Large (Outlying Areas) – 2 positions and Member-At-Large (Young Worker).   Your Local Executive is as follows: Position                                                  Name                    Work Phone Chair                                                   Dawn Dreher             250-565-...

October 26, 2016

Local 604 & 1204 stewards & local executive members enhanced stewards workshop

Thursday, December 8, 2016 Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm BCGEU Fraser Valley Area Office 8555 – 198A Street, Langley As you know, the role of a Steward in the workplace is an extremely important one, and we want to make sure that our Stewards are equipped with all the information they need to continue to assist members every day. That is why we are excited to provide a full day of education and netw...

October 25, 2016

Recognizing Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond’s legacy of passion and commitment

Serving this province for more than ten years as the Independent Representative for Children and Youth, Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond has moved mountains. She gave a face and voice to BC’s most vulnerable children by telling their stories. At the same time, Mary Ellen rooted out many of the systemic issues that hurt children and youth in care. Her reports were thorough and contained meaningful reco...

October 24, 2016

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System You may have noticed a change with the hazardous product labelling at your worksite. This is due to the adoption of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). The Globally Harmonized System was initiated to standardize information on the safe use of hazardous products in Canadian workplaces and with our ma...