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COMPONENT 17 - GENERAL SERVICES

Component 17 includes members in a variety of sectors in B.C.

They are employed by casinos, hotels, banks, credit unions, B.C. Place, B.C. Housing Management, some Royal Canadian Legion operations, B.C. Milk Marketing Board, Compass Foods, regional districts plus private businesses.

NEWS & UPDATES

October 01, 2021

BC Pavilion Corporation - News on bargaining Oct 1, 2021 - BCGEU

As you have heard, on September 18, 2021, a tentative deal has been reached for BC Place Stadium. The Bargaining committee is excited to share the many improvements for the full time and event-time employees. We put a priority on making improvements to the Collective Agreement that would address concerns that affect you.  Your bargaining committee wants to meet with you and walk through the cha...

September 29, 2021

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - a day for education and action - ...

Tomorrow is the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, and our union encourages all members to take the day to reflect and take steps toward reconciliation in our communities. For several years, September 30 has been recognized as Orange Shirt Day -- a day to bring attention to the legacy and ongoing impacts of the residential school system on Indigenous communities. It commemorated t...

September 23, 2021

Lake City Casinos - Ratification Results - BCGEU

Congratulations! Lake City Casino workers have voted 83% in favour of accepting the tentative agreement with Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd (Lake City Casinos Ltd.). The terms and conditions of the agreement are now in full force and effect. The result of the vote have been communicated to the employer. Once a draft collective agreement is produced and proofed by the employer and BCGEU...

September 22, 2021

BC Housing Management Commission – Maintenance Nominations Open for New Bar...

Your current collective agreement expires on 31 Mar 2022.  A new bargaining committee is therefore required to represent members for negotiating the renewal collective agreement.  Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the Employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representa...

September 22, 2021

BC Housing Management Commission –Administrative and Clerical - Nominations ...

Your current collective agreement expires on 31 Mar 2022. A new bargaining committee is therefore required to represent members for negotiating the renewal collective agreement.  Call for NominationsNominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the Employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representati...

September 21, 2021

Final Decision on Servomation Bargaining Committee

Please disregard the bulletin and nomination form sent out yesterday (September 21, 2021) regarding the need for a new election of a three-person bargaining committee. The current six-person bargaining committee that was formed early this year has been approved for funding and will be your bargaining committee as planned: Adam Scott, Bargaining Committee Member - Catering Raffaele Sciarretta, ...