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COMPONENT 4 - HEALTH SERVICES

Component 4 includes members who provide health care and related services.

They provide nursing care, personal care, housekeeping, building maintenance, laundry, activities, dietary, security and rehabilitation services at institutional and long-term-care facilities, as well as medical lab and a variety of other services for other employers.

NEWS & UPDATES

CLC Winter School 2022 - BCGEU

Winter School 2022 will be taking place in-person! We are so excited that our communities will be able to come together, to learn and discuss with peers and colleagues at the upcoming Winter School. As we continue to work with the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) on updating you with further details, please complete your registration application form to express your interest in attending. Please ...

Convention 2021 wrap-up – a new executive and a new name. - BCGEU

Our union’s 2021 Constitution Convention has come to a close. Over the course of convention, members passed resolutions determining the direction of our union over the next three years and elected our union’s executive officers for the same period. Be on the lookout for a more thorough wrap up of convention in the next issue of The Provincial magazine. ElectionsCongratulations to our new BCGEU ...

Public Service Main and Component Bargaining Proposals for the 19th Public Se...

Preparations for the 19th Public Service negotiations are already commencing. Therefore, we are calling for locals to meet and prepare draft proposals and resolutions for submission to their respective components. They are to be forwarded to the Component Executives in order for proposals and resolutions to be vetted and allocated to either the Public Service Main or Component tables. The deadl...

December 06, 2021

Staff Representative - Member Benefits (WCB) - BC General Employees' Union (...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVEMEMBER BENEFITS (WCB) INTERNAL POSTINGDecember 6, 2021   The B.C. General Employees’ Union requires a staff representative to work in the Workers’ Compensation Appeal section of the Member Benefits department, effective date to be determined. DUTIES: The successful applicant will provide advice, assistance and representation to members in workers’ compensation appeals. Dutie...

December 03, 2021

Staff Representative - Negotiations Department - BC General Employees' Union ...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVENEGOTIATIONS DEPARTMENT  INTERNAL POSTINGDecember 3, 2021   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a staff representative to work in the Negotiations Department, effective date to be determined.  DUTIES: Negotiations: Working with bargaining units and bargaining councils to develop collective agreement proposals and bargaining strategies; development and implementation o...

December 03, 2021

Staff Representative - Victoria Area Office - BC General Employees' Union (BC...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVEVICTORIA AREA OFFICE INTERNAL POSTINGDecember 3, 2021   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a staff representative to work in the Victoria Area Office, effective date to be determined. DUTIES: Assist officers, stewards and membership in the day-to-day administration of their union by attending membership meetings; assisting in union elections, preparing and conducti...

December 03, 2021

Staff Representative - Fraser Valley Area Office - BC General Employees' Unio...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE FRASER VALLEY AREA OFFICE  INTERNAL POSTINGDecember 3, 2021   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a staff representative to work in the Fraser Valley Area Office, effective date to be determined. DUTIES: Assist officers, stewards and membership in the day-to-day administration of their union by attending membership meetings; assisting in union elections, preparing ...

December 03, 2021

Secretary - Member Benefits - Level 3 (REGULAR) - BC General Employees' Unio...

BCGEU HEADQUARTERS INTERNAL POSTING December 3, 2021   POSITION: SECRETARY – MEMBER BENEFITS DEPARTMENTGRADE: LEVEL 3 – MoveUP AGREEMENT A secretary is required to perform secretarial and word processing functions for staff representatives in the Member Benefits Department. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful applicant will perform Level 3 duties as assigned. Duties to include: proces...

December 03, 2021

Secretary - Victoria Area Office - Level 3 (REGULAR) - BC General Employees' ...

BCGEU VICTORIA AREA OFFICE INTERNAL POSTING December 3, 2021   POSITION: SECRETARY GRADE: LEVEL 3 – MoveUP AGREEMENT A secretary is required to perform secretarial and word processing functions for staff representatives. This person may also be required to assist with switchboard and receptionist duties. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Will include processing a variety of documents such as lett...

December 03, 2021

Secretary - Fraser Valley Area Office - Level 3 (REGULAR) - BC General Employ...

BCGEU FRASER VALLEY AREA OFFICE  INTERNAL POSTING December 3, 2021     POSITION: SECRETARY GRADE: LEVEL 3 – MoveUP AGREEMENT A secretary is required to perform secretarial and word processing functions for staff representatives. This person will also be required to assist with switchboard and receptionist duties. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Will include: processing a variety of documents su...

December 03, 2021

Secretary - Conventions/Travel Clerk (Facilities) - Level 4 (TEMPORARY) - BC ...

BCGEU HEADQUARTERS OFFICE INTERNAL/EXTERNAL POSTINGDecember 3, 2021   POSITION: SECRETARY (Temporary)  GRADE: LEVEL 4 – MoveUP AGREEMENT A conventions/travel clerk is required in the Facilities Department to provide support to the Administrative Representative, Conventions, Conferences & Travel Administration. Term of assignment is up to 3 months or return of incumbent. DUTIES & RESPON...

December 02, 2021

The Salvation Army - Harbour Light - Update on mediation - BC General Employe...

Your bargaining committee spent a difficult day in caucus and with the mediator yesterday, November 29. The committee has heard that members are frustrated with bargaining, frustrated with your employer, and frustrated about the uncertainty of job action. We hear your concerns, and are focusing on getting the most out of our remaining time in mediation in order to move forward. We will be meeti...

December 01, 2021

CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST - Information Security Officer (ISO) - BC Ge...

Information Security Officer (ISO)(Excluded Position) CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST November, 2021   The B.C. General Employees' Union (BCGEU) is one of the largest and most diverse unions in British Columbia. We represent over 83,000 members in 550 bargaining units in the private sector and public services. The BCGEU seeks an experienced information security professional who wants to join a...

November 29, 2021

Health Science Professionals Sector Council Update - BC General Employees' Un...

 The following person has been acclaimed (no election necessary as only one person was nominated) from their local to the Sectoral Council: · 404 – Binny Sivia   Congratulations Binny.   In solidarity,   Michelle McAuleyStaff Representative – Negotiations Download FYI Bulletin - 21Nov29 HSP area 4 Binny Sivia.pdf UWU/MoveUP

November 26, 2021

Project Manager - Administrative Representative - Administration Department -...

PROJECT MANAGERADMINISTRATIVE REPRESENTATIVE ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT INTERNAL POSTINGNovember 26, 2021   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a project manager to work in the Administration Department, effective date to be determined. In this role, you will be working with senior management to manage a large records management system implementation as well as other smaller projects as ...

November 26, 2021

All BCGEU Members at AgeCare - Bargaining Bulletin #1: Negotiations Underway ...

This week your bargaining committee began negotiations with the employer to renew the collective agreement. The parties exchanged proposals on November 24th and signed off on several housekeeping proposals on November 25th. Additional bargaining dates are set for December 2nd and 15th and January 11th, 14th and 26th. We will provide further updates as negotiations progress. If you have any ques...

November 23, 2021

White Rock Seniors Village - Bargaining Committee Nominations Open - BC Gener...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, White ...

November 23, 2021

All BCGEU Members at Rosemary Heights Seniors Village - Bargaining Committee ...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, Rosema...

November 23, 2021

All BCGEU Members at Nanaimo Seniors Village - Bargaining Committee Nominatio...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, Nanaim...

November 23, 2021

Peace Portal Seniors Village - Bargaining Committee Nominations Open - BC Gen...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, Peace ...

November 23, 2021

All BCGEU Members at Auburn Seniors Village - Bargaining Committee Nomination...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, Auburn...

November 23, 2021

Renfrew Care Centre - Bargaining Committee Nominations Open - BC General Empl...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process.  For this round of negotiations, Renfr...

November 23, 2021

Comox Valley Seniors Village and Casa Loma Seniors Village - Bargaining Commi...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, Comox ...

November 23, 2021

Guildford Seniors Village - Bargaining Committee Nominations Open - BC Genera...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process.  For this round of negotiations, Guild...

November 23, 2021

The Wellesley of Victoria - Bargaining Committee Nominations Open - BC Genera...

Call for Nominations Nominations are now open for a bargaining committee to negotiate renewal of the collective agreement with the employer. Members elect a bargaining committee to work with the union staff representative and other elected leaders to help ensure their voices are heard and interests are protected and advanced through the bargaining process. For this round of negotiations, The We...

November 22, 2021

Public Service Pension members - Your pension plan: good news to share - BC G...

Today the Public Service Pension Plan announced a decision to use surplus funds in the plan to improve the value of your pension. We wanted to write to you in full support of the decision, and to explain it in clear terms. This decision comes from years of advocacy by your union to improve the value of your pension. In 2018, the pension plan moved to a flat rate of accrual at 1.85% of annual sa...

November 19, 2021

BCGEU phone outage - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Phone service to all BCGEU offices has been restored Last updated - Dec 2, 4:38 p.m. The phone system serving BCGEU offices is now working – the primary phone numbers for all Area Offices, as well as for the Benefits Department, are now functional.  Direct phone numbers to specific staff are not functioning at this time and may change. To reach a specific staff member, please call the main Area...