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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 12, 2022

Nomination for Local 712 Executive - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson First Vice-Chairperson Second Vice-Chairperson Treasurer Recording Secretary Member at Large Young Worker The term is three years. Information on these roles is attached HERE  Deadline to send nominations is:  February 11, 2022, at 6:00pm Nominations Close at the meeting:  Via Zoom or In person at the Ter...

January 12, 2022

Call for Nominations for Local 705 Executive - BC General Employees' Union (B...

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the local executive: Chairperson 1st Vice Chairperson 2nd Vice Chairperson Treasurer Recording Secretary 2 Members-at-Large 1 Member–at-Large: Youth Worker (29 years of age or younger) 1 Member-at-Large: Equity and Diversity representative (must self-identify in at least one of four equity groups: Aboriginal, worker with disability, worke...

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...