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COMPONENT 7 - EDUCATION, SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE

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

January 10, 2022

COVID-19 Safety And Omicron - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Our union is once again seeing an increase in COVID-19 numbers throughout the province, with 80% of the reported cases being attributed to the Omicron variant . On January 7, the PHO announced an order requiring businesses to return to COVID-19 Safety Plans. The situation is evolving daily and the BCGEU will be updating you as we get more information.The BCGEU will continue to advocate for meas...

January 10, 2022

Nomination for Local 709 Executive - 01102022 - BC General Employees' Union (...

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson 1st Vice 2nd Vice Treasurer Recording Secretary Member at Large – 4 positions Young Worker The term is three years. Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is available from your area office.  The deadline for nominations is:  Wednesday, February 9, 2022  If there is an electio...

January 07, 2022

Nominations for Local 703 Executive - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson    1 position 1st Vice Chairperson 1 position 2nd Vice Chairperson 1 position Treasurer 1 position Recording Secretary    1 position Member-at-Large 8 positions Equity Member-at-Large(Indigenous workers; workers of colour; 2SLGBTQI+ workers; and workers with disabili...

January 06, 2022

Guru Nanak Education Society of BC (Sikh Academy) Bargaining Update - BC Gene...

Friends, Your bargaining committee along with BCGEU Staff met again on December 20th and 21st and were able to create an initial draft of our proposed collective agreement. It is anticipated that a final draft will be reviewed in the coming weeks by your committee. We have asked the Employer for formal bargaining dates in January and we will advise you as soon as dates are secured. Thank you fo...

January 06, 2022

BC Family Maintenance Agency - Bargaining Committee Partial Results and Vote ...

At the close of nominations, the following members were declared elected by acclamation to the BCGEU bargaining committee for BCFMA: Deb Calder (NICO) Tina Gaiardo (LMCO) The following two members were nominated for one position out of VCO and so an election is required: Tim Gibson Steve Kitcher (The order of the VCO candidates' names has been randomized for this bulletin-they will appear i...

January 06, 2022

Union Meeting & Election of Local 701 Executive Officers - BC General Employe...

COMPONENT:          Education, Scientific, Technical & Administrative LOCAL:                   701  DATE & TIME:        Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.                              General Meeting & Election of Local Executive Officers  PLACE:                  ZOOM Meeting AGENDA Nominations are open for all local 701 executive positions, as follows: Local Chairperson 1st Vi...