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

January 25, 2017

Compass Support Services, Cavell Gardens - Important union membership meeting

A bargaining unit meeting for all employees of Compass Support Services, Cavell Gardens has been scheduled.  Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Place: Mount Pleasant Community Centre, 1 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC The purpose of this meeting is to elect additional bargaining committee members and to answer any questions you may have regarding the bargaining process.  ...

January 24, 2017

Local 1705 Meeting and call for nominations for the 50th BCGEU Triennial Cons...

COMPONENT:  General Services LOCAL:           1705 DATE:             Friday, March 17, 2017 TIME:             5:00 p.m. PLACE:           BCGEU Area Office – 158 Oriole Rd (Back Entrance) Please rsvp to mikecool68@hotmail.com by Noon March 16, 2017   AGENDA CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS FOR THE 50th BCGEU TRIENNIAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION being held June 14-17, 2017, in Vancouver. CALL FOR NOM...

January 24, 2017

River Rock 赌场的全体 BCGEU 会员

日期:     2017 年 01 月 20 日 致:     River Rock 赌场的全体 BCGEU 会员 议题:    谈判恢复/信息更新   对于River Rock谈判委员会来说,新的一年开始是积极的。 与雇主的集体协议谈判已于1月10日、12日和13日恢复。会谈气氛活跃,大家都彼此尊重的,并在最近一轮谈判中取得了很大的进展。 工作岗位启事发布的语言描述对谈判委员会特别重要。他们希望在你们的第一个集体协议中清楚地说明。通过谈判调查,您已经向工会明确地表示了希望有一个公平、明确的刊登工作岗位启事的程序,最重要的是如何填补工作岗位。您的委员会所提出的语言描述就是针对这个问题。我们对双方在新的工作岗位语言描述方面将很快达成一致意见保持乐观态度。 双方还在讨论资历的语言描述以及详细的裁员和召回程序方面花了相当多的时间。同样,都是关于公平性和清晰性的问题。您的委员会想要通...

January 24, 2017

Bargaining Update for Members at Town of Gibsons

To:      All BCGEU Members at Town of Gibsons Re:      Bargaining Update   Bargaining dates for 2017 have been confirmed for January 26 and 27, 2017. The Bargaining Committee is hopeful that these consecutive days of bargaining should assist the Parties in reaching a tentative deal to bring to the membership for a ratification vote. The Bargaining Committee wants to acknowledge the support f...

January 24, 2017

Bargaining Update for Members at District of Sechelt

To:    All BCGEU Members at District of Sechelt Re:    Bargaining Update   Bargaining dates for 2017 have been confirmed for January 24, 25, 26 and 27, 2017. The Bargaining Committee is hopeful that four consecutive days of bargaining should assist the Parties in reaching a tentative deal to bring to the membership for a ratification vote. The Bargaining Committee wants to acknowledge the su...

January 23, 2017

Lakeview Credit Union meeting

DATE: January 31st, 2017 TIME: 5:15 pm PLACE: George Dawson Inn             11705 8th St, Dawson Creek, BC         *Tumbler Ridge members via teleconference, number to be provided.*   AGENDA General Membership Meeting Question and Answer Session     Thank-you! Download PDF of notice here. MoveUP

January 23, 2017

Local 1703 meeting

DATE: Monday, February 27, 2017 TIME: 6:15 pm PLACE: Lower Mainland Area Office – Musqueam Room             130-2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC  V5M 0C4 BCGEU 50th Triennial Constitutional Convention – June 14 to 17, 2017 The BCGEU 50th Triennial Constitutional Convention will be taking place from Wednesday, June 14 to Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver. Conventio...

January 20, 2017

Bargaining Resumes/Update for River Rock Casino

To:     All BCGEU Members at River Rock Casino Resort Re:     Bargaining Resumes/Update   The new year started off an a positive note for the River Rock Bargaining Committee, as collective agreement negotiations with the Employer resumed on January 10th, 12th and 13th. Talks were lively at times, but they were respectful, and much progress was made during this latest round of bargaining. Job...

January 20, 2017

Cariboo Regional District BCGEU Members - Bargaining Update #2

To:     All Cariboo Regional District BCGEU Members - Local 1706 Re:     Bargaining Update #2 Your bargaining committee met with the Employer on January 9, 10, 11 & 12, 2017 to exchange proposals and begin the bargaining process.  The committee experienced a delay in the early stages due to Employer demands in regards to the bargaining format, however once the bargaining commenced, the com...

January 19, 2017

$10-a-day child care would boost B.C. economy in 3 years, report suggests

A $10-a-day child care plan in B.C. would start paying itself off in three years, according to a new report.   Read More...

January 19, 2017

Local 1701 Meeting

TO:      All Local 1701 BCGEU Members DATE:  Tuesday, February 28, 2017 TIME:   5:30pm – 6:30pm PLACE: BCGEU 2994 Douglas St, Victoria, BC AGENDA Resolutions – 30 min Alternate Convention Delegate – 5 min Local & Worksite Update - 15 min (All) Component Update – 10 min (Ryan or Shawn) In solidarity Ryan Weldon, Chair Local 1701 Kelly Grohs, Staff Representative  Download PDF of n...

January 18, 2017

Local 1710 Meeting

COMPONENT: General Services LOCAL:          1710 DATE:            Monday, February 20th, 2017 TIME:            5:30 pm PLACE:          BCGEU Office – 10251 100th Street, Fort St John PLEASE NOTE THAT THE JANUARY 24th MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED   AGENDA General Membership Information Meeting Updates from Component Resolutions for Convention This will be a dinner meeting (pizza) so memb...

January 17, 2017

Recently Ratified Collective Agreement for PC Helpline

To:      All BCGEU Members at PC Helpline Re:      Your Recently Ratified Collective Agreement   We are pleased to advise you that the membership has ratified the tentative agreement by a high margin. We’re in the process of finalizing the Collective Agreement. Copies will be sent to all members, and it will also be posted on the BCGEU website for easy access.     In solidarity   Lynda ...