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COMPONENT 20 - ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL AND OPERATIONAL

Component 20 includes members who work for the B.C. Government engaged in engineering support and inspectional duties at the technical level, as well as those charged with protecting and regulating natural resources or ensuring the quality of the environment.

NEWS & UPDATES

March 07, 2018

International Women’s Day: Time to #PressforProgress - BCGEU

International Women's Day (IWD) is recognized internationally on March 8th each year to celebrate the global achievements of women and the extraordinary role women have played in their communities and across the world. Despite these successes, we are faced with continued inequality and there is still much to be done. Let's continue to move forward – not backward - on women's rights and equality...

March 07, 2018

Local 2003 Stewards - Local Executive Results - BCGEU

The election process for your Local Executive positions closed on March 3rd, 2018 and the ballot count took place on March 6th, 2018.  Here are the results for the Local 2003 Election: Local Chairperson: Jackie Pierre1st Vice Chair: Colette Fauchon2nd Vice Chair: Gary HoffmanTreasurer: VacantRecording Secretary: VacantMember-at-Large:Aimee MacDonaldDoug BramleyGillian HarrisonYouth Member: Vaca...

March 07, 2018

Local 2003 Executive Election Results - BCGEU

The election process for your Local Executive positions closed on March 3rd, 2018 and the ballot count took place on March 6th, 2018.  We want to take this opportunity to advise you of the results and congratulate the successful candidates. Your Executive is as follows: • Local Chairperson – Jackie Pierre – jackie.pierre@hotmail.com  • 1st Vice Chair – Colette Fauchon – cfauchon@telus.net  • 2n...

March 02, 2018

Budget 2018/19 brings responsible investment in our province and people - BCGEU

The BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) has released its analysis of the BC NDP's first full provincial budget and financial plan – a budget with a noticeable change of tone from the previous government. After 16 years of austerity and retrenchment under the BC Liberals, the new government has laid important pathways for the introduction of expansive new strategies and programs t...

March 02, 2018

BCGEU Submission on Electoral Reform Referendum - BCGEU

When the B.C. Government announced plans to hold a province-wide referendum on the question of electoral reform, they invited input from citizens and organizations to help shape the way we vote. The response from British Columbians was immense, with over eighty-eight thousand submissions made to the Attorney General. This represents the largest public participation in a consultation in the hist...

March 01, 2018

March is Community Social Service Awareness Month - BCGEU

There isn't a family in B.C. that hasn't received support, or knows someone who's received support, from a Community Social Service (CSS) worker. Every day, they make sure some of our most vulnerable citizens are safe and cared for, and this is why the BC Government Services and Employees' Union (BCGEU) asked the Province of British Columbia once again to proclaim March as Community Social Serv...

March 01, 2018

Local 2010 Your New Local Executive - BCGEU

Please join us in congratulating the following members elected for their positions on the Local 2010 Executive three year term of office. Chair, Erin Hall 1st Vice, Cory Davis 2nd Vice Chair, Mahesh Khadka Treasurer, Alan Stebbing Recording Secretary, Amanda Fraser Member at Large, Ken McLean Member at Large, Tarilee Rauscher Member at Large, Noella Valliere Member at Large, Hack Waldon Member...

February 28, 2018

BCGEU supports Pink Shirt Day 2018 campaign - BCGEU

The BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) joined hundreds this morning in downtown Vancouver at the CKNW Kids' Fund 2018 Pink Shirt Day rally. This annual campaign to end bullying spreads awareness and raises funds to support programs that foster children's healthy self-esteem with this year's focus on cyberbullying. "Bullying continues to be a problem whether in our schools, at wo...

February 26, 2018

Election of Bargaining Committee for Western Canada Wilderness Committee - BCGEU

Further to our call for nominations issued on January 18, 2018, BCGEU has received four (4) nominations for bargaining committee members. As per your collective agreement, there are two (2) positions available in the bargaining committee. Accordingly, an election will take place to elect two (2) members to sit on the Bargaining Committee, plus one (1) alternate member.You will be voting for two...