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COMPONENT 6 - SOCIAL, INFORMATION AND HEALTH

Component 6 primarily includes members work for the Government of B.C. in a variety of social, cultural, educational, information technology, research, health care delivery and associated direct technical support functions. Component 6 also includes members who perform services in these fields at employers contracted by the government.

NEWS & UPDATES

Clarification on Temporary Market Adjustments - BCGEU

In the weeks since the union reached a tentative deal for the 18th Public Service Agreement many members have asked for clarification around the Temporary Market Adjustment (TMA) for Social Program Officers (Child Protection) 24. To ensure we are all on the same page, the union sought additional clarification from the Ministry and the Public Service Agency (PSA). You can read the PSA's clarific...

Winter School 2023 - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Winter School 2023 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 ...

November 25, 2022

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE (Temporary) - VICTORIA AREA OFFICE - BC General Employee...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE (Temporary)VICTORIA AREA OFFICE  INTERNAL POSTINGNovember 25, 2022   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a staff representative to work in the Victoria Area Office, effective date to be determined. The term of the assignment is up to 3 months or return of incumbent. DUTIES: Assist officers, stewards and membership in the day-to-day administration of their union by ...

November 25, 2022

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE NANAIMO AREA OFFICE - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE NANAIMO AREA OFFICE INTERNAL POSTINGNovember 24, 2022   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a staff representative to work in the Nanaimo 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 conduc...

November 23, 2022

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE - MEMBER BENEFITS (WCB) - BC General Employees' Union (B...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVEMEMBER BENEFITS (WCB)  INTERNAL / EXTERNAL POSTINGNovember 23, 2022   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...

November 23, 2022

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE - MEMBER BENEFITS DEPARTMENT (Temporary) - BC General Em...

STAFF REPRESENTATIVE (Temporary)MEMBER BENEFITS DEPARTMENT  INTERNAL POSTING November 23, 2022   The B.C. General Employees' Union requires a temporary staff representative to work in the Member Benefits Department, effective date to be determined. The term of the assignment is up to 3 months or return of incumbent. The staff representative in benefits are currently located at the Fraser Valley...

November 10, 2022

Your new collective agreement: Frequently Asked Questions (BC Wildfire Servic...

As you know, BCGEU members working for the B.C. Public Service have a new collective agreement with the B.C. Public Service Agency (PSA), as ratified on October 17, 2022. Included in the agreement is a “Memorandum of Agreement Re: BC Wildfire Service Regular Full-time Appointments” (MOA). Highlights for BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) members include securing full-time regular work. This is signific...

November 10, 2022

NTT Data (Burnaby) Steward Election Results - BC General Employees' Union (BC...

After the close of the nomination period, the following members have been acclaimed as stewards: • Tara Exner• Christiaan Fernando• Navkirat Singh Congratulations, and welcome to your new role, Tara, Christiaan, and Navkirat! In solidarity Jason SinghStaff RepresentativeDownload PDF of notice here UWU/MoveUP

November 08, 2022

Ministry of Children & Family Development Members working at Provincial Centr...

Members of the Provincial Centralized Screening were advised of a proposed change to their Hours of Work to reflect a 24/7 operation effective February 2023. The Union would like to continue getting your feedback before discussing the proposed changes with the Employer. Please check your email for a link to the survey and complete as soon as possible; the deadline to complete the survey is 11:0...

November 07, 2022

Your Public Service collective agreement is ratified. Now what? - BC General ...

Your bargaining committee is currently working to make sure that the negotiated changes to our agreement are correctly integrated into the full text of the previous main agreement. Once the final draft is complete and the employer has signed off on it, the agreement will be formatted and ready for production. We anticipate that the printed collective agreement will be distributed early in the n...