Info on Covid-19, click for more information
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

January 16, 2020

ICBC fleet-insured vehicles policy change - BCGEU

ICBC agrees to change potentially devastating policy on personal insurance impacts of accidents in fleet-insured vehicles In Fall 2019, ICBC announced a policy change that would have meant that commercial drivers found at fault for accidents in work vehicles would potentially pay more for their personal insurance. "Our union immediately understood that the original policy was completely unfair ...

January 14, 2020

Results of Election for Local 1201 Executive Member-at-Large - BCGEU

The election has been completed, the results are as follows: Turnout: 678 (10.4%) of 6510 electors voted in this ballot Andrea Clark 306 (45.2%)Darcy Lindberg 248 (36.6%)Mugurel Mic 123 (18.2%) Congratulations to Andrea Clark, the successful candidate. A big thank you to the other the two nominees for putting their names forward for this position. In solidarity  Earl Moloney, Staff Representati...

January 02, 2020

LDB Head Office - Steward Nominations - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for 2 (two) steward positions at your worksite and will close on Thursday, January 16, 2020. 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-worker...

January 02, 2020

Product Services 2370 United Blvd, Coquitlam - steward nominations - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for 2 (two) steward positions at your worksite and will close on Thursday, January 16, 2020. 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-worker...

January 02, 2020

By-Election Results for Local 1204 - BCGEU

The Local 1204 by-election has closed. For election results see below: 1st Vice Chairperson: Reshma Chandra Recording Secretary: Samantha Jones Member-at-Large: Collin Murray Please join me in congratulating Reshma, Samantha and Collin. Thank you to all who participated in the process In solidarity, Kevin Hagglundstaff representative Download PDF of Notice HereUWU/MoveUP

December 24, 2019

Local 1212 Steward Elections - BCGEU

Please be advised that Component 12- Administrative Services, is holding steward elections for members at various worksites. Nomination forms for the below worksites are attached.  Nominations will be open from Tuesday December 24th, 2019 to Thursday January 23rd , 2020 at midnight. Fax your nomination form to the Terrace Area Office at 1.800.946.0259, or drop it off at the BCGEU Northwest Area...

December 24, 2019

Happy Holidays – BCGEU offices closed for the holidays - BCGEU

BCGEU president Stephanie Smith, treasurer Paul Finch and the entire Provincial Executive would like to wish our 80,000 members and their families a happy and festive holiday season! Please note that all BCGEU offices will be closed for the holidays. BCGEU offices around the province will be closed at 1:00pm on December 24, 2019 and will reopen on January 2, 2020 at 8:30am. If you are a BCGEU m...

December 19, 2019

Winter maintenance and public safety a top priority for BCGEU highway workers...

On behalf of members employed by Acciona Infrastructure Maintenance Inc., the BC Government & Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) is calling on the company to ensure they meet the highway maintenance standards agreed to in their 10-year contract with the provincial government. This follows an incident last week in Cherryville B.C. where a school bus became stuck in a ditch due to snowy road co...

December 18, 2019

Grand Forks childcare professionals launch one-day strike - BCGEU

WHAT: After issuing a 72-hour strike notice on Friday of last week, 14 members of the BC Government & Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) employed by Sunshine Valley Child Care are set to strike for one day on Thursday December 19, 2019. The move comes after several months of unsuccessful negotiations for a new collective agreement that will address long-standing issues with substandard wages,...

December 09, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: BCGEU applauds new agency to make work safer for health care w...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 9, 2019BCGEU applauds new agency to make work safer for health care workers The BC Government & Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) applauds the B.C. government's commitment of $8.5 million over three years to build an independent provincial occupational health and safety agency to address the high rate of injury in the health care sector. "The BCGEU represents thous...