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COMPONENT 5 - RETAIL STORES AND WAREHOUSE

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

NEWS & UPDATES

February 26, 2021

February 2021 Safety Tip: Masks, Social Distancing, Sanitizing and Empties - ...

February 2021 Safety Tip: Masks, Social Distancing, Sanitizing and Empties As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, so does the dedication of Component 5 members to serving the public. As we persevere through the vaccine rollout, we understand that ongoing diligence to health and safety protocols now, will help shorten the length of the pandemic. This bulletin details the safety measures in place at...

February 17, 2021

BC Cannabis Store Located at 31956 Lougheed Highway in Mission - Steward Nomi...

Steward nominations are now closed for the BC Cannabis store located in Mission.Please be advised that Christopher Petrovics has been acclaimed into the position of Steward.We would like to thank everyone who participated in the process.Congratulations and welcome Christopher.In solidarityKimberlee MacGregor Chad BlackeyL504 Chair Staff RepresentativeDownload PDF of notice here  UWU/MoveUP

February 17, 2021

BCGEU members ratify collective agreement with Protrans BC

A majority of the 180 Canada Line workers represented by the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) voted on Sunday in favour of ratifying their collective agreement with their employer, Protrans BC Operations Ltd., after reaching a tentative agreement on February 2, 2021. The agreement was ratified after 13 months without a contract, more than 40 bargaining sessions and is the re...

February 16, 2021

Pension Seminar Information - BCGEU

Online pension seminars are available at any time for the Public Service Plans at: MPP: https://mpp.pensionsbc.ca/online-courses-and-webinars PSPP: https://pspp.pensionsbc.ca/online-courses-and-webinars College: https://college.pensionsbc.ca/online-courses-and-webinars UWU/MoveUP

February 10, 2021

Black History Month Events and Resources - BCGEU

EVENTS & RESOURCES     Webinar  Then and Now: Shaping the Future of Black Canadians Through Lessons of Past and Anti-Racism  This 90-minute event will focus on Black history in BC and the impact of anti-Black racism.  The panel, moderated by Community Advocate Asiyah Robinson, will be composed of Silvia Mangue (BC Black History Awareness Society President), Olaolu Adeleye (Associate F...

February 10, 2021

Local 503 - Convention Resolutions BCGEU 51st Triennial Constitutional Conve...

A recent bulletin was sent to all members regarding a call for nominations and election of delegates to the upcoming BCGEU 51st Triennial Constitutional Convention. If you wish to attend convention as a delegate, or participate in the election of delegates please refer to the Local Union meeting notice for details. The Constitutional Convention is where BCGEU members elect the President, Treasu...