The BCGEU continues to plan for a full re-opening of all its offices beginning Monday, March 28, 2022. Members will be able to access the offices without an appointment but will be subject to BCGEU Safety Protocols which currently include providing proof of full vaccination (your QR code will need to be scanned) and wearing a mask in all common areas of the office (hallways, washrooms, lunchrooms, meeting rooms, etc.).
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.
To: ALL BCGEU members of the North Peace Cultural Centre
Re: NOTICE OF BARGAINING COMMITTEE MEMBERS
RESULTS FOR BARGAINING COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Nominations are now closed for the North Peace Cultural Centre Bargaining Committee. The following members are now your bargaining committee:
Please join us in congratulating your new barg...
Older people living in long-term care homes are often overlooked, forgotten behind the walls.
An ambitious project taken on by the province's Office of the Seniors Advocate aims to change that by interviewing all 27,000 residents in 303 care homes across the province.
1. No funds or assistance in kind will be contributed from the Union, Components, Locals or Cross Component Committees other than that specified in the guidelines. There will be no Component hospitality suites during Convention.
2. Declared candidates will have an opportunity to have a picture and a personal statement of no more than 1,000 words in a special election issue of The Provincial....
COMPONENT: General Services
DATE: Tuesday, January 24, 2017
TIME: 5:30 pm
PLACE: BCGEU Office – 10251 100th Street, Fort St John
General membership information meeting
Updates from Component
Resolutions for convention
This will be a dinner meeting (pizza) so members are to RSVP to [email protected] by Ja...
The following are your stewards:
Nominations are now open for one (1) position for a steward at your worksite and will close Thursday, February 2, 2017.
Stewards are the primary representatives of members and have an important role within the Union.
All stewards are provided three (3) days paid training at the Union hall and receive support from their staff representative to fulfill their duties.
Some of the roles of a stew...
Employer agrees to pay thousands in overdue vacation pay
After months of pressure from the BC Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU), management at Hard Rock and River Rock Casinos in the Lower Mainland have agreed to pay workers the money they are owed in earned vacation not taken.
“It’s truly a Christmas miracle that we’ve managed to get this employer to agree to do the right th...
Your Bargaining Committee, as well as staff from the BCGEU would like to thank all those members who braved the cold and ice, and came out our RV visit on December 16th to learn about their employment standards rights regarding pay stubs.
Turnout was so impressive, that it was standing room only in the RV for a good portion of the day! To learn more about your employment standards rights, s...
Immediate Release December 15, 2016
Toronto – The federal government’s announcement to ban asbestos has been highly anticipated over the past few days. Groups expressed its support to the announcement but notes their expectation for additional federal work needed to fully achieve protection from asbestos for all Canadians.