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B.C.'S UNION SINCE 1919

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

February 14, 2017

Local 2009 Meeting Notice

COMPONENT:   Environmental, Technical & Operational          LOCAL:    2009           DATE:    March 14, 2017            TIME:    6:30 pm          PLACE:    BCGEU Castlegar Area Office                         2316 Columbia Avenue, Castlegar   AGENDA   BCGEU Triennial Convention, June 14 – 17, 2017 Resolutions to Convention Call for Nominations/Election of Delegates and Alternate...

February 10, 2017

BCGEU provides submission to Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth

Today the BCGEU provided its submission to the Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth, an all-party committee of the Legislative Assembly, in response to its regular statutory review of the Representative for Children and Youth Act (SBC, 2006, c. 29). The Office of the Representative for Children and Youth (RCY) provides an essential point of oversight and review for our province’s ch...

February 09, 2017

Local 2007 Meeting and call for resolutions to the BCGEU 50th Triennial Const...

COMPONENT:  Environmental, Technical and Operational LOCAL:            2007 DATE:              March 14, 2017 TIME:              5:30 pm PLACE:            BCGEU Area Office                        1064 Borden Ave, Kelowna   AGENDA Call for resolutions to the BCGEU 50th Triennial Constitution Convention (June 14-17, 2017) Nomination and Election of Delegates to the BCGEU Triennial Conventio...

February 09, 2017

BCGEU encouraged by Vancouver’s New Investments in Harm Reduction

VANCOUVER – Yesterday Vancouver City council made important steps in bolstering their response to the fentanyl crisis by releasing the second wave of funding intended to provide support to affected communities. “We are encouraged by City Council’s focus on providing the necessary relief to the hardest hit communities, and to hear about an additional focus on supporting front line workers.” sa...

February 09, 2017

Local 2010 Meeting and nominations of convention delegate and alternates

COMPONENT:  Environmental, Technical & Operational LOCAL:            2010 DATE:              Thursday, March 9th, 2017 TIME:              5:30 pm PLACE:            BCGEU Office – 10251 100th Street, Fort St John     AGENDA General Membership Information Meeting Delegates to Convention Updates from Component Resolutions for Convention     CONVENTION DELEGATE AND ALTERNATES If y...

February 07, 2017

Tell Us About Your Bad Job

Tell Us About Your Bad Job   Unpaid wages? Unpaid overtime? Employer taking your tips? Unfair firings? Unfair treatment of workers is all too common in British Columbia. Few people know their rights, and getting justice from a bad boss can be nearly impossible. The BC Employment Standards Coalition is campaigning for better employment laws and stronger enforcement for all workers. Tell yo...

February 07, 2017

Nominations Open for Local 2004 Executive

To:     All BCGEU Local 2004 Members Re:     Nominations Open for Local Executive   The Local Chairperson has declared  nominations open for the following positions on the Local 2004 Executive: 1st Vice Chair 2nd Vice Chair Treasurer Recording Secretary Member at Large These positions are for the remainder of a three year term ending in the Spring of 2018. Information on the duties o...

February 06, 2017

Public service benefits change to take effect in April 2017

As you may already know the Province of BC has announced that they will be changing the carrier for employee benefits from Pacific Blue Cross to Great West Life. As benefit entitlements are set out in our negotiated collective agreement, this change should result in no substantive changes in benefits for members. The change will take effect in April 2017, and BCGEU’s Public Service Bargaining...

February 06, 2017

Report reaffirms urgent need for B.C. government to transform Aboriginal chil...

Report reaffirms urgent need for B.C. government to transform Aboriginal child welfare system BURNABY – A report released today by the Representative for Children and Youth (RCY), Bernard Richard, exposed once again the systemic complexity and dysfunction of B.C.’s Aboriginal child welfare system and the urgent need for reform. The report, Broken Promises: Alex’s Story, details the tragic deat...

February 06, 2017

Local 2010 New Local Executive Members Elected

By acclamation Adam Hughes is the new Local Chair for Local 2010, Hack Waldon is the new 1st Vice Chair & Erin Hall is a new Member-at-Large! Congratulations Adam, Hack and Erin! Executive for Local 2010: Chairperson                       Adam Hughes 1st Vice Chair                    Hack Waldon 2nd Vice Chair                   VACANT Treasurer                          VACANT Recording S...

February 02, 2017

Local 2004 meeting - convention

DATE: Thursday March 16, 2017 TIME: Local Meeting 6:00 p.m. PLACE: BCGEU Fraser Valley Union Centre             8555 – 198A Street, Langley Twp, V2Y 0A9   AGENDA *CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS AND NOMINATIONS FOR THE 50TH BCGEU TRIENNIAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION being held June 14 – 17, 2017, in Vancouver* 1.    Election of Delegates and Alternates to Convention (Nomination Form attached) If you ar...

February 01, 2017

Local 2006 meeting - convention

DATE: February 20, 2017 TIME: 6:30 pm – Adjournment 8:30 pm PLACE: Cariboo Area Office – 107A North First Avenue *RSVP to Local Chairperson – James Moe (jameswmoe11@gmail.com) by Noon February 19, 2017          AGENDA Call for Nominations for TWO Convention Delegates and TWO Alternate Delegates If you are interested in being a Delegate or Alternate Delegate to the 50th BCGEU Triennial Con...

January 31, 2017

Local 2002 Meeting and call for resolutions and nominations for BCGEU 50th Tr...

COMPONENT:  Environmental Technical and Operational LOCAL:           2002 DATE:             Friday, March 17, 2017 TIME:             Noon PLACE:           BCGEU North Island Area Office                      106-1650 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo     AGENDA *CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS AND NOMINATIONS FOR THE 50TH BCGEU TRIENNIAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION being held June 14 – 17, 2017, in Vancouver* Ele...

January 30, 2017

1-Day Enhanced Stewards' Training Course For Local 2005

1-DAY ENHANCED STEWARDS' TRAINING COURSE FOR LOCAL 2005 March 2, 2017 - followed by Convention Delegate Election Meeting   DATE:    THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 TIME:     9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – followed by a Local 2005 Meeting (3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) PLACE:   BCGEU Area Office Training Centre, 158 Oriole Road, Kamloops We are holding a 1-day Enhanced Stewards' Training course for the stewards i...

January 30, 2017

Local 2005 Meeting and call for resolutions and nominations for BCGEU 50th Tr...

COMPONENT:   ENVIRONMENTAL, TECHNICAL & OPERATIONAL SERVICES LOCAL:             2005 DATE:              Thursday, March 2, 2017 TIME:               3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Local Meeting PLACE:             BCGEU Area Office – 158 Oriole Rd (Back Entrance)     Please rsvp to George.buis@bcgeu.ca by Noon on March 1, 2017   AGENDA   REGULAR ORDER OF BUSINESS, REPORTS CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS FOR...