B.C.'S UNION SINCE 1919

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

April 10, 2019

Looking into the new report on B.C. money laundering - BCGEU

The B.C. government released a report from Peter German, noting that B.C. does not have a single federal RCMP officer dedicated to investigating money laundering. Stephanie Smith, President of the BCGEU joined Adam Stirling to talk more about the report. see video here.. UWU/MoveUP

April 10, 2019

Themis Program Management & Consulting Ltd - CORRECTION: Transition committee...

The bulletin of March 27, 2019 incorrectly stated that a candidate had been elected to fill the Victoria Office Representative position by acclamation. Instead, there were two nominees at the close of nominations so an election is required. In random order, the candidates are: Steve Kitcher Chantel Mather A balloting package is being mailed to each member at the Themis Victoria office for wh...

April 10, 2019

Camosun College Ratification and vote *FOR BOTH COMMON and LOCAL AGREEMENTS -...

COMPONENT: 7LOCAL: 701 – All BCGEU Members at Camosun College (both Lansdowne and Interurban Campuses) DATE: Monday, April 15, 2019TIME: 3:15-4:30pm PLACE: Interurban Campus-Annex 4461 Interurban Rd, Victoria, BC    SUBJECT:   BCGEU Camosun College RATIFICATION MEETING and VOTE                   *FOR BOTH COMMON and LOCAL AGREEMENTS Your Bargaining Committee has been working very hard on your ...

April 08, 2019

Only a public inquiry can reveal the full scope of money laundering in B.C. -...

BURNABY – Today the B.C. government released the initial details of investigator Peter German's latest report on money laundering in the province, which disclosed that B.C. does not have a single federal RCMP officer dedicated to investigating money laundering. As the BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) continues to call for a public inquiry into organized crime, opioids and mone...

March 27, 2019

Themis Program Management & Consulting Ltd. - Transition Committee Acclamatio...

At the close of nominations, each of the following positions had one nominee, both of whom are declared elected by acclamation: Burnaby Office Representative: Jenny Bardsley Victoria Office Representative: Steve Kitcher Congratulations Jenny and Steve! There were two nominees for the Kamloops Office Representative so an election is required. In random order, the candidates are: Judy Helset D...

March 25, 2019

People's Law School Call for Nominations for (1) Bargaining Member - BCGEU

We are calling for nominations to sit on the Bargaining committee for the upcoming round of negotiations with the Employer. There is one (1) position available. If there is more than one nomination submitted an election will be conducted. Deadline for the return of nominations isApril 24, 2019 at 5:00 pm. Nominations forms may be returned by one of the following options:   In person at the L...

March 21, 2019

Nominations for Bargaining Committee Member for Douglas College - BCGEU

We are sorry to receive a resignation from the BCGEU Bargaining Committee from Reija Roberts with her regrets. Reija's resignation leaves a vacancy to be filled before the commencement of bargaining. Please be advised that nominations are now open for: BCGEU Bargaining Committee Member – one position A nomination form is attached to this notice; please make copies as needed. Nomination forms ...

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 ...