B.C.'S UNION SINCE 1919

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

March 28, 2019

Ministry of Children and Family Development Nominations for Steward - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for two stewards at the Ministry of Children and Family Development located at 9180 King George Hwy, in Surrey. New stewards are trained by the union. If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office. The deadline for nominations is April 8, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The deadline f...

March 22, 2019

18th Main DRAFT Agreement - BCGEU

Download PDF of 18th Main DRAFT Agreement here   *The final agreement, when posted, may contain additional housekeeping changes.   UWU/MoveUP

March 21, 2019

Steward Nominations for MCFD - 11861 88 Ave in Delta - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for three stewards with the Ministry of Children and Family Development at 11861 88 Ave in Delta. The union trains new stewards.If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office.The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The deadline for submission is to the ...

March 21, 2019

Steward Nominations at Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction ...

Nominations are now open for a steward with the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction at 33276 Second Ave in Mission.The union trains new stewards.If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office. The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The deadline for submission...

March 21, 2019

Steward Nominations for MSDPR 400 – 13401 108 Ave, Surrey - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for seven stewards with the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction at 400 – 13401 108 Ave Surrey. The union trains new stewards.If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office.The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The deadline for submiss...

March 21, 2019

Ministry of Children and Family Development – 2nd Floor, 8978 School Street i...

Nominations are now open for two stewards with the Ministry of Children and Family Development located on the 2nd Floor, 8978 School Street in Chilliwack. The union trains new stewards. If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office. The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The ...

March 21, 2019

Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction – 101-16088 84 Ave, Surr...

Nominations are now open for two stewards with the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction at 101-16088 84 Ave in Surrey. The union will train new stewards. If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office. The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The deadline for sub...

March 21, 2019

Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction – 5753 Glover Road in La...

Nominations are now open for a steward with the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction at 5753 Glover Road in Langley. The union trains new stewards. If you wish to know more about the roles and responsibilities of the steward, please contact our office. The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm The nomination form (attached) must be used. The deadline for submissio...

March 21, 2019

Basic Income submission - BCGEU

As you may be aware, in July 2018 the Province announced the creation of an expert committee to study the potential for using a basic income approach in its efforts to reduce poverty and prepare for the emerging economy. Organizations and individuals with an interest in basic income were invited to share their input with the committee, and the BCGEU developed a submission that brings the voice ...

March 19, 2019

PHSA finalizes contract with NTT Data - BCGEU

To the BC Operation Team/BCGEU Members: It has been a very long time coming. We were formally advised today that the PHSA has finalized a contract with NTT DATA Services and that IBM is no longer the Vendor in Waiting on the Health RFP. So what does this mean for us all? As was announced on April 19, 2018, NTT DATA Services will abide by the BCGEU Collective Agreement relationship and agrees to...

March 18, 2019

The BCGEU supports Association of Legal Aid Lawyers strike vote - BCGEU

The BC Government & Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) stands in support of the Association of Legal Aid Lawyers (ALL) and their strike vote. "B.C.'s legal aid lawyers help some of our province's most vulnerable people get access to justice, and as they demand the funding they need to serve British Columbians, the BCGEU stands in support of their strike vote," says BCGEU president Stephanie S...

March 15, 2019

New Zealand Mosque Attack - BCGEU

Like all of you, I am angry and shocked and heartbroken at the news of the terrorist attacks in New Zealand. Some of you know that I grew up and started my career as an ECE and a labour activist in New Zealand. I still have family and friends there and I think of New Zealand as home. This attack feels very personal for me and I am writing to share my thoughts with all of you. First, I want to e...

March 14, 2019

BCGEU celebrates announcement to bring home support workers under government ...

The Fraser Health, Vancouver Coastal Health and Vancouver Island Health authorities have announced they will bring home support services in-house. The BC Government & Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) has been lobbying to bring home care support workers under government employment for over two decades and enthusiastically welcomes a change that will provide greater security to workers, and b...