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COMPONENT 20 - ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL AND OPERATIONS

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.

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May 13, 2021

SECRETARY LEVEL 3 - Organizing (Temporary) - BCGEU

BCGEU – HEADQUARTERS OFFICE INTERNAL POSTING May 13, 2021     POSITION: SECRETARY – ORGANIZING (Temporary) GRADE: LEVEL 3 - MoveUP AGREEMENT   A secretary is required to perform secretarial and word processing functions for staff representatives in the Organizing department. Term of assignment is up to 5 months or return of incumbent.   DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES  Duties will include: proces...

May 07, 2021

All BCGEU Members Local 2010 BC Oil and Gas Commission - Steward Election Res...

Nominations closed May 6, 2021 for election of Stewards at the Fort St. John and Dawson Creek BC Oil and Gas Commission worksites. Dawn McNutt has been elected Steward at the Fort St. John location. Please join us in wishing them well in their new position!  In solidarityAngie PanouliasStaff Representative Download PDF of notice here UWU/MoveUP

May 05, 2021

COVID Update - BCGEU

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, our understanding of the virus is rapidly evolving. It is now widely recognized that airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 can occur under certain conditions. The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) recently updated its guidance to acknowledge that SARS-CoV- 2 is spread through aerosols (smaller droplets that can hang in the air for periods of time).1 Further...

May 04, 2021

All BCGEU Members, Local 2010 – Ministry of Environment and Climate Change St...

Nominations closed May 3, 2021 for election of Stewards at the Ministry of Environment andClimate Change Strategy – Fort St. John. Mike Friars has been elected Steward at 10003 110th Ave Fort St. John, BC. Please join us in wishing them well in their new position!  In solidarityAngie PanouliasStaff Representative Download PDF of notice here UWU/MoveUP

May 03, 2021

Remembering Component 1 member Bikramdeep Randhawa

On behalf of 80,000+ members across the province, the BCGEU offers our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of Local 104 member Bikramdeep Randhawa as they grieve his sudden and senseless death on Saturday, May 1st. While the loss of any member under any circumstance is a tragedy, Bikramdeep's youth and the violent, and public nature of his death make this loss harder to b...

April 30, 2021

How the BC Budget affects you – BCGEU analysis

BC Budget Analysis 2021/22Moving in the right direction, but at the wrong speed. On April 20, the BC NDP delivered its first budget and fiscal plan since winning a new majority mandate in the October 2020 general election. More importantly, this was the government's first official budget since the start of the global COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020. Budget 2021 includes significant funds for em...

April 29, 2021

All BCGEU of Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy – Fort St. J...

Steward Elections are open as of Thursday, April 29, 2021. To be elected are: 1 Steward at 10003 110th Ave Fort St. John, BC Please ensure a copy of this notice, and the attached nomination form and information sheet are posted on the Union bulletin board at your workplace. Please email, fax or hand deliver your nominations to: BCGEU Peace River Area Office (Drop box at the back entrance)1014...

April 29, 2021

BC Oil and Gas Commission Area 10 (Fort St. John and Dawson Creek) - Steward...

Steward Elections are open as of Thursday, April 29, 2021. To be elected are: 2 Stewards Please ensure a copy of this notice, and the attached nomination form and information sheet are posted on the Union bulletin board at your workplace. Please email, fax or hand deliver your nominations to:   BCGEU Peace River Area Office (Drop box at the back entrance)10147 100 AveFort St. John, BC V1J 1Y...

April 28, 2021

CVSE safety issues update - BCGEU

You're receiving this email as a BCGEU member working at the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure for the attention of Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement (CVSE) staff. The concerns raised are specific to CVSE but the advice given is applicable to all programs. We've heard from many of you that there are serious and longstanding safety concerns that need to be addressed within Co...

April 23, 2021

Update for BC Parks OHS member reps - BCGEU

You're receiving this email as an Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) member representative within BC Parks.Thank you again for taking on the role of being a health and safety representative. Your work is critical to building safer and healthier BC Parks workplaces! As part of our commitment to support you in your role, we are writing to provide an update and some information based on question...