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We recommend that you email the appropriate office if you require assistance.
A serious staff assault occurred at the SPSC on January 2, 2018. The Correctional Officer received injuries to his face and hand, from a brutal unprovoked assault by an inmate. The CO was taken to hospital for treatment, which may result in the loss of his finger. The union is continuing to investigate and will provide an update when more information is available.
Another incident occurred on D...
DATE: February 13, 2018
TIME: 6:30 pm
PLACE: 106-1650 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo
Call of Public Service Bargaining Proposals and Close of Resolutions for Bargaining
Local Executive Nominations Review
Please find a form for submitting proposals relating to upcoming Public Service collective agreement bargaining. Please use this form if you wish to submit proposal(s) for changes to ei...
Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive:
Chairperson 1 position
1st Vice Chairperson 1 position
2nd Vice Chairperson 1 position
Treasurer 1 position
Recording Secretary 1 position
Member-at-Large 6 positions
Member-at-Large (Young Worker – Age 29 & Under) 1 position
The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each off...
Nominations are now open for the following positions on the Local Executive:
1st Vice Chairperson
2nd Vice Chairperson
Member at Large, Youth Custody
Member at Large, Sheriff's
Member at Large, VIRCC
Member at Large, Open
The term is for three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is available from...
VANCOUVER – The B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) is ramping up pre-bargaining efforts by conducting bargaining conferences this week, even though most collective agreements aren't set to expire until 2019.
Delegates from across the province gathered in Vancouver to hammer out bargaining priorities for upcoming negotiations, which are expected to take place in the new year.
Economic Stability Dividend (ESD) announced for 2018
The Public Service Agency has calculated the Economic Stability Dividend (ESD) for 2018. The BCGEU has confirmed these calculations.
Under the terms of our Memorandum of Understanding with public sector employers, the ESD will produce a 0.4 per cent increase, which amounts to $0.1212 per hour.
The ESD was negotiated in collective agreements c...
We extend our deepest and most sincere condolences to the friends, family and colleagues of the Abbotsford Police Department police officer who was killed in the line of duty yesterday while trying to arrest a suspect in Abbotsford.
Today, the Abbotsford Police Department issued a news release stating that they "lost an amazing colleague and friend who died in the line of duty. Our community lo...