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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

September 01, 2023

RoadSafetyBC Office Site Visits – Wednesday, September 6, 2023 - BC General E...

BCGEU Executive Vice-President James Coccola, Component Vice-President Maria Middlemiss, and Staff Representative Sean Antrim, will be conducting worksite visits at RoadSafetyBC offices in Victoria on September 6th. These visits will be to talk to you about your collective agreement and answer any questions or concerns you may have. We encourage you to come and meet with us during one of your b...

August 24, 2023

Emergency relief fund available for BCGEU members - BC General Employees' Uni...

These are unprecedented, difficult times. After weeks of the worst wildfire season yet, officials have declared a state of emergency and put in place evacuation orders for thousands of people in the Kelowna, West Kelowna and Shuswap areas.We have many members living in the Okanagan area and other impacted regions of B.C. Our thoughts are with you and your families at this time.As one of B.C.'s ...

August 21, 2023

Members at ISM Canada - Nominations Now Open for Bargaining Committee - BC Ge...

The current collective agreement between the BCGEU and ISM Canada expires on December 31, 2023. As a result, we are now preparing for the upcoming round of collective bargaining. The first step is for BCGEU members at ISM Canada to elect a Bargaining Committee.The bargaining committee has positions open as follows: One bargaining committee chair; and Three bargaining committee members. Nomina...

August 14, 2023

Letter to MGEU Workers - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Dear MGEU liquor workers, On behalf of the B.C. General Employees' Union, I write to you to share an expression of solidarity as you stand on the line fighting for a new agreement with wages that reflect the rising cost of living. I know that you, and workers across the country, have seen your wages significantly eroded by inflation and that the government offer of a two per cent increase for e...