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.


January 27, 2017

Local 712 meeting - convention

DATE: Tuesday February 28, 2017 TIME: 6:00 pm PLACE: BCGEU Terrace Area Office            102-4710 Lazelle Avenue, Terrace, BC  or Conference Call – Dial 1-866-562-0090, ID#:  567027 AGENDA 1.    Call for Nominations and the Election of Local 712 Delegate and Alternates to Convention (Local 712 is entitled to 1 delegate and 2 alternates) 2.    Call for Resolutions 2017 BCGEU Convention 3.   ...

January 26, 2017

Statement on deportation of Arthur Lorenzo Jr.

Today, January 26, 2017 Arthur Lorenzo Jr., a migrant worker who has fought hard for the rights of migrant workers and in the community with LGBTQ refugees is going to be deported for his activism.  Arthur raised the issues of the exploitative working conditions as restaurant worker.   After standing up for his rights, which resulted in his employer’s permit being temporarily suspended, Arthu...

January 26, 2017

Local 701 meeting - WSA'NEC' School Board

DATE: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 TIME: 3:30 pm PLACE: Saanich Fairgrounds Meeting Room   AGENDA •    Election of four (4) members for the Bargaining Committee •    Call for proposals for bargaining In solidarity Cheryl Jones, BCGEU Staff Representative Download PDF of notice here 467/MoveUP

January 26, 2017

Local 707 meeting - convention

DATE: March 1, 2017 TIME: 5:00 pm PLACE: BCGEU Area Office             1064 Borden Ave, Kelowna   AGENDA Nomination and Election of Delegates to the BCGEU Triennial Convention 8 Delegates 2 Alternates If you are interested in attending the BCGEU Convention as a delegate, please complete the attached nomination form and return it to the Kelowna Office by no later than 5:00 p.m. on March ...

January 25, 2017

Local 703 meeting

DATE: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 TIME: 6:00pm PLACE: Lower Mainland Area Office – Tsawwassen Room             Suite #130 – 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver   ELECTION OF DELEGATES TO THE BCGEU 50th CONVENTION Nominations are now open for delegates to the BCGEU convention and will close at the meeting on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. AGENDA Call for Resolutions 2017 BCGEU Convention Election of...

January 25, 2017

Local 702 delegates

DATE: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 TIME: General Meeting – 5:00 p.m. PLACE: BCGEU North Island Area Office             106-1650 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo   Important Notice Regarding BCGEU Triennial Convention – June 14th-17th, 2017 Every member of Local 702 is encouraged to consider running for election to be a delegate or alternative delegate to the 2017 Triennial Convention. A meeting to elect ...

January 25, 2017

Local 710 meeting

DATE: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 TIME: 7:00 pm PLACE: BCGEU Office – 10251 100th Street, Fort St John   AGENDA •    Resolutions •    Delegate Nomination and Election •    Life Members CONVENTION DELEGATE AND ALTERNATES If you are interested in being a Delegate (2 position) or Alternate (2 positions) to the 50th BCGEU Triennial Constitutional Convention being held June 14th -17th, in Van...

January 23, 2017

Local 703 Meeting and Call for Resolutions 2017 BCGEU Convention

COMPONENT:  7 – Education, Scientific, Technical & Administration LOCAL:            703 DATE:             Tuesday, February 21, 2017 TIME:              6:00pm PLACE:            Lower Mainland Area Office – Tsawwassen Room                        Suite #130 – 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver     Election of delegates to the BCGEU 50th CONVENTION Nominations are now open for delegates to the BC...

January 23, 2017

BCGEU Report to VIRL Board

To:     All BCGEU Members Working at Vancouver Island Regional Library Re:     BCGEU Report to VIRL Board   It will come as no surprise to librarians at Vancouver Island Regional Library that the relationship between VIRL and its librarians has deteriorated over recent years. Your Union has been very concerned about the state of the relationship. We have sought a better relationship between t...