Local 1704 notice for executive nominations

COMPONENT: General Services
LOCAL: 1704
DATE: Monday, March 7, 2016
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
PLACE: BCGEU Fraser Valley Office
              8555 198A St., Langley TWP (put in Langley TWP if using a map search)


  • Bargaining Updates            
  • Steward/OSH Briefing
  • Staff Report
  • Labour Council Position
  • Nominations, Elections and Installation of Officers
  • Worksite Visits
  • Open Discussion

Please also be advised that nominations are now open for the following Local 1704 Executive positions:

  • Chairperson    
  • 2nd Vice Chairperson
  • Treasurer
  • Recording Secretary
  • Member at Large (3)
  • Member at Large (Youth) (Young workers are defined as 29 years of age or younger.)

Nominations will remain open for 30 days.  Nomination forms must be received at the Fraser Valley Area Office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 7, 2016.  Should we receive more nominations than positions available, an election(s) will occur. Candidates have the right to submit a biography (not to exceed 250 words) which will be published in the event of an election and must be submitted within one (1) day of the close of nominations (5:00 p.m., Tues., March 8, 2016). 

Completed nomination forms may be faxed to 604-882-5032 or sent via email to arlene.price@bcgeu.ca no later than 5:00 p.m., Monday, March 7, 2016.

Attached is a list of what the roles and responsibilities are for the above noted Local Executive positions.  Please feel free to email your Local 1704 Acting Chairperson, Trever Garrett at trever_garrett@hotmail.com or Shinder Aujla at shinder.aujla@bcgeu.ca should you have any questions.

In solidarity

Shinder Aujla
Staff Representative 

Download PDF of notice here

Download PDF of nomination form here 

Download PDF of Local Executive - Roles and Responsibilities