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

September 16, 2016

Important information on registering for BCGEU-BCPSA OHS Safety Education Pro...

Important information on registering for BCGEU-BCPSA OHS Safety Education Program courses The joint BCGEU-BC Public Service Agency Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Education Program is now 22 years old. Through this collaboration we are able to offer valuable training to our OHS committee worker representatives all across the province. Members in the public service register for these cour...

September 14, 2016

Election Result for Local 2002 Executive

To:       All BCGEU Local 2002 Members Re:       Election Result for Local 2002 Executive Kathy Walker has been acclaimed as your Local 2002 Recording Secretary. Congratulations and welcome to the Local Executive Kathy! Download PDF of announcement here UNIFOR467/MoveUP

September 13, 2016

Local 2003 enhanced stewards training

DATE: Thursday, November 10, 2016 TIME: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm PLACE: BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office             Suite 130 - 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver            (Kitty-corner to Renfrew SkyTrain Station)   The union will be hosting an Enhanced Stewards Training day for all Local 2003 Stewards on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at the Lower Mainland Area Office. We will be using this day to inform...

September 12, 2016

BC Makes Little Progress on Public Service Diversity Gap

Visible minorities and Indigenous people are still dramatically underrepresented in the B.C. public service, according to the province’s latest report on workforce diversity. Read more...

September 09, 2016

BC Federation of Labour Women's Health & Safety in the Workplace Course

To:       To all Occupational Health and Safety Committee Representatives in Area 03                and Local Chairs Re:       BC Federation of Labour Women's Health & Safety in the Workplace   The “Women’s Health and Safety in the Workplace” course will be offered at the Lower Mainland area office at Suite #130 - 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver on Wednesday October 19, 2016 from 9:00 am to 4...

September 04, 2016

Celebrating Labour Day 2016

As long, sunny days shorten and cooler weather begins , Labour Day offers us time to reflect on the summer that is drawing to a close. For those of us in the labour movement it’s also a time to reflect on the state of working people in our union community. Looking back on the last year, it’s amazing to see the progress BCGEU members have made since last year’s celebrations.  We’ve grown tre...

August 31, 2016

Ministry of Forest Lands and Natural Resources at the Archaeology Branch - St...

Nominations are open for one (1) position of Shop Stewards to represent members who work for the Archaeology Branch. The one (1) steward will assist existing stewards in representing members. The deadline for submission of nominations (form attached) is: Monday, October 3, 2016 by 5:00 pm   Nomination forms may be submitted by email to jenny.ewing@bcgeu.ca or by fax, Attn: Jenny Ewing at 25...

August 25, 2016

Worksite Visits: Nanaimo, Port Alberni, Powell River

Dear Sisters and Brothers, I am pleased to advise you that BCGEU Local 2002 Chairperson, Thierry Rouget , will be visiting at the end of  August, 2016 to meet with members, introduce himself, and discuss any issues you may have. 4885 Cherry Creek Rd, Port Alberni      August 30, 2016              11:45 a.m. 2080 A Labieux Rd, Nanaimo               August 31, 2016              11:30 a.m. 7...

August 24, 2016

Local 2005 union meeting

DATE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 TIME: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. PLACE: 158 Oriole Road, Kamloops  Snacks will be provided at this meeting, please RSVP to George.Buis@bcgeu.ca to ensure there is enough food.   AGENDA •    Regular Order of Business •    Worksite Reports •    Provincial Executive & Component Executive Updates Please Notify George Buis (George.Buis@bcgeu.ca) PRIOR to the meet...