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 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...

January 20, 2017

Local 705 Union Meeting

COMPONENT: Education, Scientific, Technical, and Administration LOCAL:           705 DATE:            Monday, February 27, 2017 TIME:             5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Meeting PLACE:           BCGEU Area Office – 158 Oriole Rd (Back Entrance) As this will be a Dinner Meeting, please RSVP with dietary needs to Chairperson - LaVerne Bernier @ if you're planning to attend. AGENDA ...

January 19, 2017

$10-a-day child care would boost B.C. economy in 3 years, report suggests

A $10-a-day child care plan in B.C. would start paying itself off in three years, according to a new report.   Read More...

January 19, 2017

Local 701 Meeting - REVISED

COMPONENT: Education, Scientific, Technical & Administration (ESTA) LOCAL:          701 DATE:           Thursday, February 16, 2017 TIME:            5:30 pm PLACE:          BCGEU Victoria Area Office (2994 Douglas St) ** REVISED ** AGENDA Election of one (1) Delegate and (2) Alternates to the BCGEU 50th Triennial Constitutional Convention If you are interested in being considered for...

January 16, 2017

BCGEU issues 72-hour strike notice at Justice Institute store

BCGEU members at the JIBC Store have served 72-hour strike notice for the store located in the Justice Institute. The store is operated by JM Project Management. Members at the store will be in a legal position to strike effective Thursday, January 19, 2017 as the strike notice was issued to the Labour Relations Board today. This does not mean there will necessarily be a strike starting on tha...