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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 06, 2023

Winter School 2024 Application - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Winter School 2024 will be taking place in-person at Harrison Hot Springs Resort! We are so excited that our communities will be able to come together, to learn and discuss with peers and colleagues at the upcoming Winter School. As we continue to work with the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) on updating you with further details, please complete your registration application form to express your...

September 26, 2023

River Rock Casino  (Food & Beverage & Theatre) - Reminder: Bargaining Committ...

Please talk amongst yourselves and nominate co-workers for these important positions. Nominations are now open for the F&B and Theatre Bargaining Committee, as per below: Food & Beverage (F&B & Theatre) – two positions are open. Only a BCGEU member in the F&B department can nominate a candidate for the bargaining committee and the candidate must be from the F&B or Theat...

September 25, 2023

Vancity Savings Credit Union - VANCITY BARGAINING COMMITTEE ELECTION RESULTS ...

Friends,I am pleased to advise that the following members will represent you during negotiations for the renewal of your collective agreement.Susan Adams - VISA, Andrew Becket - CMS, Jason Lin - MSC, Melissa Maan - MSC, Norman Mah - CAPS, Samantha Moskie - CMS.Please join me in congratulating them and, offering your support and involvement as we begin the work of preparing for negotiations to r...

September 20, 2023

IDEXX Reference Laboratories LTD - Nominations for Bargaining Committee - BC ...

Nominations for bargaining committee (2 plus an alternate) are now open. A nomination form and bargaining survey is attached to this bulletin. Nominations close on Friday, October 20, 2023 and can be emailed to [email protected] attention: Lashondra Martin along with your completed bargaining survey.Nominations must be received no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, October 20, 2023.*please note, only ...

September 19, 2023

Vancity Bargaining Committee - Elections Opened Reminder - BC General Employe...

REMINDER TO VOTEFORTHE 2 CMS AND 1 VISA BARGAINING COMMITTEE MEMBERSPolls close 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 22, 2023 If you didn't receive a ballot from Simply Voting contact: [email protected] you know a BCGEU member who didn't receive this bulletin, please forward it to them. If you are a BCGEU member who didn't receive the bulletin directly, please update your email address ...

September 18, 2023

BCGEU Strongly Denounces Hate-Fueled Anti-Trans Attacks - BC General Employee...

Many of you will have heard about rallies planned across the country this week which look to further anti-trans hate speech. The B.C General Employees' Union (BCGEU) vehemently condemns the upcoming wave of hate rallies slated to occur under the misleading banner of #1millionmarch4children on September 20. These rallies represent an alarming assault on the 2SLGBTQI+ community. Our families, chi...

September 13, 2023

New report demonstrates vacancy control is a common-sense policy urgently nee...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 13, 2023New report demonstrates vacancy control is a common-sense policy urgently needed to address housing crisis BURNABY, B.C. (Coast Salish Territories) – The B.C. General Employees' Union (BCGEU) today released Evaluating Prospects for Vacancy Control Policy in B.C.'s Housing Affordability Crisis, a comprehensive assessment of vacancy control policy (where re...

September 06, 2023

Vancity bargaining Committee - Elections opened Friday September 1, 2023 - BC...

Friends, A reminder that elections for the two CMS positions and one Visa position to the Vancity Bargaining Committee opened on Friday, September 1. The following members have been nominated:CMS: Andrew Becket BioCMS: Ria WebsterVisa: Nathaniel Prakash BioCMS: Samantha Moskie BioVisa: Susan Adams BioThe 2 CMS candidates and 1 Visa candidate with the most votes will join Norman Mah, Jason Lin, ...