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Component 5 includes members who work for the BC Liquor Distribution Branch in retail stores and related warehouse operations.


September 30, 2016

LDB Retail Stores Worksite Visits

To:   All BCGEU Members at LDB Retail Stores Re:   Worksite Visits:  Port Alberni, Ucluelet, and Tofino   Dear Sisters and Brothers, I am pleased to advise you that BCGEU Local 502 Vice-Chairperson, Aaron Katajamaki, will be visiting on October 2 and 3, 2016 to meet with members, introduce himself, and discuss any issues you may have.   Port Albeni Retail Store        October 2, 2016 Uc...

September 30, 2016

Watch: Stephanie Smith looks back on a busy week and speaks about the importa...

BCGEU president Stephanie Smith looks back on a busy week in Victoria that included worksite visits, a member BBQ and the Union of BC Municipalities convention. She also honours the work of Phyllis Webstad on Orange Shirt Day. Have a look:

September 26, 2016

Local 502 1-Day Enhanced Steward Training

To:      All BCGEU Local 502 Stewards – Liquor Distribution Branch Re:      1-DAY ENHANCED STEWARD TRAINING   SESSION SUBJECTS Duty to Accommodate: As a steward you may often be approached to assist an employee who requires a medical accommodation or an accommodation on the grounds of protection under the Human Rights Code. This duty extends to the Union, the Employer and the Employee. The ...

September 23, 2016

Local 503 General Meeting

DATE: Sunday, October 16, 2016 TIME: 12:00pm – General Meeting (food will be served) PLACE: BCGEU – Lower Mainland Office – Musqueam Room             Suite 130-2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver   AGENDA General Business                     Hiring Practices Component Executive Report                     Conversion Please come out and meet your BCGEU Local 503 Executives and bring your questio...

September 23, 2016

Liquor Distribution Branch, Chetwynd - Notice of worksite steward

RESULTS FOR WORKSITE STEWARD NOMINATIONS Nominations are now closed for Liquor Distribution Branch (Chetwynd) Steward Nominations. The following member is now your worksite Steward: Karmin Trudeau Please join us in congratulating your new Steward. Thank you. Download PDF of notice here. UNIFOR467/MoveUP        

September 20, 2016

Local 1708 SEM Members Bargaining Committee

To:     All BCGEU Local 1708 Members                Re:    Bargaining Committee   Please be advised that the following BCGEU members have been elected to your Bargaining Committee:                                 Lindsey Hamilton                                 Julie Free                                 Melissa Vitaliano                                 Patricia Chambers (Alternate)   Thank...

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...