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Local 1701 Members at Elements Casino - Call for Nominations for Bargaining Committee - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for the Bargaining Committee, four positions as per below:

• Table Games – two positions

• Cage and Count Team – one position

• Guest Services/Slots – one position

• Only a BCGEU member in a department can nominate another member in the same department. If more than one candidate in a department is nominated, there will be an election in that department. Only members working in that department can vote for their representative on the Bargaining Committee. The candidate with the most votes will be elected.

In order to be nominated, a member and nominator must complete the attached nomination form and that form must be received at the BCGEU by 5:00 pm on Friday, June 28th, 2019.

Each candidate who is nominated may provide with their nomination form, a campaign bulletin or biography of 250 words or less which the Union will distribute to the membership. Any other campaign material used by any candidate is their responsibility. Please note that the biography must accompany the nomination form and the nomination forms must be signed. Please read and follow the instructions carefully.

Please fax or email your completed nomination forms to:

• Facsimile: 604-294-5092;

• Email: 

Alternatively, the form can also be mailed back using the return envelope provided.

Thank you for your participation in this important process. Details of the election procedure will be distributed after the nomination period closes on June 28th. Should you have any questions about the process, please contact me directly at or 604-291-9611.


To help ensure you receive a copy of bargaining updates please provide a personal email address to the BCGEU at If we already have an email address on file for you and you wish to edit or update any of your existing contact information, you can use the same form.


In solidarity,


Gary Bennett
Staff Representative - Negotiations 

Download PDF of notice here
Download PDF of nomination form here