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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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January 31, 2022

Black History Month 2022 - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

February is Black History Month, and the BCGEU is celebrating the contributions and legacy of Black Canadians throughout our history. Since Black History Month was created 25 years ago, we have honoured the role that so many Black Canadians have played in society. Around this year’s celebrations, there has been a focus on those who have made an impact on Canadian politics, including Lincoln Ale...

January 28, 2022

Environmental, Technical And Operations Component Bargaining - BC General Emp...

Component bargaining for the Environmental, Technical and Operations Component will begin Monday, January 31, 2022 and run until Friday, February 4, 2022. Your bargaining committee is comprised of:  Robert Davis – Agriculture Food and Fisheries - Local 2004 (Component 20 Vice President) Ryan Wiederick – Environment and Climate Change Strategy - Local 2001 James Moe – FLNRORD Cariboo Regional O...

January 28, 2022

Local 2004 Executive Nominations - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations open January 28, 2022 for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson 1st Vice Chairperson 2nd Vice Chairperson Treasurer Recording Secretary Member at Large (3 positions)  Note: nominations received prior to January 28, 2022 will have to be resubmitted*The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is available from your...

January 28, 2022

Nomination for Local 2008 Executive - 01282022 - BC General Employees' Union ...

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson 1st Vice Chairperson 2nd Vice Chairperson Treasurer Recording Secretary Member-at-Large (5) Young Worker The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is available from your area office.  The deadline for nominations is:  February 28, 2022  If there is an ele...

January 25, 2022

Technical Safety BC - Bargaining Committee Elections – Runoff Election for Ch...

The election for your Bargaining Committee Chair has resulted in a 2-way tie between 2 candidates. There will therefore have to be a runoff election between these two candidates. As with the other elections to date, you will be receiving an email with your credentials to vote for your Bargaining Committee Chair. There will be two consecutive elections - the run off for the Bargaining Committee ...

January 21, 2022

NTT Data Members Please Check Your Paystub - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

 Have you been paid Incorrectly? It has come to the Union’s attention that BCGEU members working for NTT may not have been paid correctly for the following 2021/2022 statutory holidays:  December 25, 2021 December 27, 2021 January 1, 2022 January 3, 2022  We understand members were paid at a whole range of DIFFERENT rates for these stat dates when they should have been paid at the SAME rate i...

January 20, 2022

Employment standards act changes five days paid sick leave - BC General Emplo...

  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...