B.C.'S UNION SINCE 1919

COMPONENT 12 - ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES

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.

NEWS & UPDATES

April 18, 2019

Telus Employment Solutions Bargaining Update - BCGEU

Your Bargaining Committee met with the employer on April 11th, 12th and again today – April 18th. There has been significant discussion on the proposals, and some progress. Our next bargaining dates to meet with your employer have been scheduled for April 23rd and 24th, at which time both parties have expressed a commitment to make some significant progress on the negotiations. We will update y...

April 17, 2019

Local 1209 Executive & Steward Results - BCGEU

Further to the recent elections for both Stewards and your Local 1209 Executive, the results are as follows: Stewards:  Sandra Bojechko    Pamela Larose  Nicole Bowen  Shauna Lee  Karilynn Carr  Teresa Mah  Kathleen Comstock  Kendall McPherson  Debbie Jones  Taffe Potlicki  Marvin Jones   Gwen Teichroeb  If you have any questions about the Collective Agreement or need a Steward...

April 17, 2019

Administrative Professionals’ Day 2019 Message - BCGEU

I'm a bit early, but I've got exciting news to share about this year's Administrative Professionals' Day, which happens next week on April 24. Ever imagined what a day without administrative services professionals would look like in your workplace? That's the theme of a new campaign we're launching in the next few weeks. It's called A Day Without Admin, and its purpose is to draw the public's a...

April 16, 2019

CANCELLED - union meeting Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - BCGEU

CANCELLED LOCALS: Stewards in Locals 601 & 1201 DATES: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 TIME: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. PLACE: Victoria Area Office, 2994 Douglas St-Auditorium   Due to unforeseen circumstances this meeting is cancelled, but will be rescheduled. Sorry for any inconvenience.   In solidarity Shirley Kay, Chairperson, Local 601 Maria Middlemiss, Chairperson, Local 1201 UWU/MoveUP

April 16, 2019

STEP UP Education Session - BCGEU

You are invited to join us and your fellow BCGEU members for a day of education at the Peace River Area Office. STEP UP, our introductory, one-day course, will introduce you to the BCGEU, explore our common values, union culture, and our diverse community of members. Through stories of solidarity and courage, you will gain the strength and support you need to begin your journey as a new or retu...

April 15, 2019

Celebrating Administrative Services Day - BCGEU

BCGEU Local 1211 Executive members will be hosting a meet and greet at the Prince George Area Office in honour of Administrative Services Week. Diane L Wood Union Centre Prince George Area Office of the BCGEU 500 Quebec Street, Prince George BC V2L 0C6Telephone: 250-563-1116 We will be serving light snacks and refreshments. We welcome all Administrative Services members wishing to attend betwee...

April 12, 2019

1206 (Administrative Services) Worksite Visits – Williams Lake - BCGEU

To: All Local 1206 Members (ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES) Re: Worksite Visits – Williams Lake   Please note there planned worksite visits for all Local 1206 (ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES) BCGEU Members at your worksite by your Local 1206 Chairperson, Faith Johnston. Worksite Name Worksite Address Ministry of Children and Family Development 280N Mackenzie Ave Ministry of Transportation 6...

April 12, 2019

1206 (Administrative Services) Worksite Visits – Quesnel - BCGEU

To: All Local 1206 Members (ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES) Re: Worksite Visits – Quesnel   Please note there planned worksite visits for all Local 1206 (ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES) BCGEU Members at your worksite by your Local 1206 Chairperson, Faith Johnston. Worksite Name Worksite Address Ministry of Justice – Court Services 101-350 Barlow Avenue Ministry of Justice – Crown Counsel 10...

April 12, 2019

1206 (Administrative services) Worksite Visits – 100 Mile House - BCGEU

To: All Local 1206 Members (ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES) Re: Worksite Visits – 100 Mile House   Please note the planned worksite visits for all Local 1206 (ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES) BCGEU Members at your worksite by your Local 1206 Chairperson, Faith Johnston.   These visits are Scheduled for April 23, 2019. Worksite Name Worksite Address FLNRO 300 S Cariboo Hwy 97 Ministry of Transp...

April 10, 2019

Looking into the new report on B.C. money laundering - BCGEU

The B.C. government released a report from Peter German, noting that B.C. does not have a single federal RCMP officer dedicated to investigating money laundering. Stephanie Smith, President of the BCGEU joined Adam Stirling to talk more about the report. see video here.. UWU/MoveUP

April 08, 2019

Only a public inquiry can reveal the full scope of money laundering in B.C. -...

BURNABY – Today the B.C. government released the initial details of investigator Peter German's latest report on money laundering in the province, which disclosed that B.C. does not have a single federal RCMP officer dedicated to investigating money laundering. As the BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) continues to call for a public inquiry into organized crime, opioids and mone...

April 03, 2019

Telus Employment Solutions -Bargaining Update - BCGEU

Your Bargaining Committee met on April 1st, 2019 to review the bargaining surveys and finalize our proposals for this round of negotiations. Negotiations for a renewal agreement commenced with your employer on April 2nd, 2019. There was a full exchange of all proposals from both the employer and the union. Our next bargaining dates to meet with your employer have been scheduled for April 11th a...

April 03, 2019

Product Services – BC Mail Plus 1478 Hartley Avenue, Coquitlam - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for 1 (one) steward position at your worksite and will close on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Stewards are the primary representatives of members and have an important role within the Union.  Some of the roles of a steward are: Helping co-workers interpret and understand their collective agreement.  Supporting co-workers in meetings with management. Listening to co-workers...