During the week of January 31st, negotiators for the five Component bargaining tables entered into negotiations with the provincial government (Public Service Agency). Component agreements cover non-monetary issues and solely focus on improvements to working conditions. It should be noted that while component agreements do cover monetary issues, the employer refuses to negotiate monetary items ...
REVISED MEETING DETAILS
LOCAL: 104 Executive Nominations
DATE: Thursday, February 3, 2022
TIME: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
PLACE: Virtual via Zoom
Due to recently implemented COVID restrictions, the in-person Local 104 Meeting set for 6pm to 8pm on February 3rd now must be held virtually. The virtual meeting time and date will...
Component bargaining for the Corrections and Sheriff Services Component will begin Monday, January 31, 2022 and run until Friday, February 4, 2022. Your bargaining committee is comprised of:
Dean Purdy – Component 1 Executive Vice President (Local 101 Chair)
Shane Rush – Component 1 Executive 1st Vice Chair (Local 102 Chair)
Andrew Stevens – Component 1 Executive 2nd Vice Chair (Local 111 Chai...
Nominations have closed for the Local 101 Executive Positions and there is an election for 1st and 2nd Vice Chair.
Below are the names of the members who were nominated and acclaimed to the Local 101 Executive for another term:
Chairperson – Dean Purdy1st Vice –Chairperson – Election2nd Vice-Chairperson – ElectionTreasurer – Alex SantagaRecording Secretary – VacantMember at Large – Scott Morris...
2022 Public Service Bargaining Bulletin #2The Province of B.C. recently introduced five 100 per cent paid sick days under the Employment Standards Act (the “ESA”). Members in the public service have been questioning the application of this legislative change to employees in the public service. This bulletin describes the impact of this legislative change on our collecti...
BCGEU President and Public Service Bargaining Committee Chair Stephanie Smith announced this week that negotiations aimed at reaching our 19th public service main and component collective agreements will kick off at the end of this month."I'm pleased that the BCGEU and the PSA will begin negotiations on January 31 well ahead of the March 31, 2022 expiry of the current collective agreements," sa...
The Public Service Pension Plan will be hosting a special webinar for correctional officers that will cover the recently announced improvements to your pension plan. Topics of the upcoming webinar will include: The benefits of the plan What is changing starting April 1, 2022 How to read your annual Member's Benefit Statement The tools and features of My Account on the plan website Read more ...
Nominations open January 4, 2022 for the following positions on the local executive:
District I – Ford Mountain Correctional Centre:o Vice chairperson (one position)o Member-at-large (one position)
District II – Sheriff Services (Abbotsford/Surrey/Chilliwack Courthouses)o Vice chairperson (one position)o Member-at-large – Surrey Courthouse (one posi...
Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive:
1st Vice Chairperson
2nd Vice Chairpersons: One (1) from Sheriff Services One (1) from Corrections
1 Member–at-Large: Youth Worker (29 years of age or younger)
The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities ...