Component 7 - EDUCATION, SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL AND ADMINISTRATION

Component 7 includes members who work in colleges and institutes as instructors and support staff, in private environmental testing laboratories, legal services, and other related fields.

Employers include community colleges, the B.C. Institute of Technology, the Justice Institute of B.C., private labs, BC NDP Caucus and Constituency Offices, legal services to the public and many more.

NEWS & UPDATES

July 28, 2017

Bargaining Update for BCGEU Members at EF International Language Schools - BCGEU

Collective agreement negotiations resumed with your Employer on July 26th and 27th. Although only half day sessions could be scheduled, your bargaining committee left this latest round of bargaining optimistic that a very good tentative agreement will soon be realized. It was a good two days! The parties plan to meet in the next few weeks to iron out some outstanding issues. Once that is taken ...

July 17, 2017

Local 712 Union Meeting - BCGEU

COMPONENT:    Education, Scientific, Technical and AdministrationLOCAL:             712DATE:               Wednesday August 16th, 2017TIME:               4:45pmPLACE:             BCGEU Terrace Area Office                        102-4710 Lazelle Avenue, Terrace, BC     AGENDA   1. Convention and Summer Institute for Union Women Update 2. OH & S Update 3. Upcoming Elections 4. Local Issues ...

July 14, 2017

IMPORTANT!! Tentative Agreement Reached for Local 712 – Coast Tsimshian Acad...

Coast Tsimshian Academy members: Your Bargaining Committee and I are pleased to announce that we reached a tentative agreement with your employer on July 5th 2017. The ratification meeting is scheduled for 12:00 pm on July 18, 2017 at the Lax Kw'alaams Academy, in Ms. Gee's Room. Prior to voting, we will review all the changes to the Collective Agreement and have a chance to answer any and all ...

July 10, 2017

EF International Language Schools - Bargaining Will Resume In July - BCGEU

On behalf of your bargaining committee, the Union is pleased to advise that collective agreement negotiations with your Employer will resume on July 26th and 27th. Your bargaining committee presented its monetary proposals to the Employer a number of weeks ago, only to be advised that the Employer was unavailable to return to the negotiating table until late summer. The Union made it clear to t...

June 30, 2017

Bargaining Update - EF International Language Schools - BCGEU

Thank you to all the members who attended the Union meeting on June 19th for the update on bargaining. It was a great turnout! Since our meeting, your Bargaining Committee has been contacting the Employer in an effort to return to the table. We have offered to meet at any time, including in the evening and on weekends, but your Employer says they are not available until August 15th & 16th. ...

June 29, 2017

Notice of Election of Bargaining Committee forat BC NDP MLA'S (Constituency A...

Your current collective agreement expires on June 30, 2017 and the Union is beginning preparations to conduct negotiations for a renewal agreement. Therefore, a new bargaining committee must be elected to represent all BCGEU members of the BC NDP MLA'S (Constituency Assistants). Nominations are now open, as follows: Chairperson of the Bargaining Committee, one position If more than one candid...