Members at BC Place - Stewards Update and Nomination Period (2 positions) - BCGEU

Nominations are now open for 2 positions for stewards at your worksite and will close at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 7, 2019.

The steward is the face of the union at your worksite.

Some of the roles of the steward are:

  • To enforce the collective agreement and protect your rights.
  • Act as liaison between the worksite, the local and the area offices.
  • Sign up new members to the union at the worksite.
  • Help you interpret and understand their collective agreement rights.
  • Communicate about local and union issues and educational opportunities.
  • Ensures the union bulletin board is current.

Training will be provided by the Union.

A nomination form is attached. Once completed, please return to the BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office no later than 5 p.m. on October 7, 2019 to the attention of Kim Howse, Staff Representative, by faxing the form to 604-215-1410 or emailing it to area03@bcgeu.ca.

Should there be more nominations than positions available, stewards at the worksite will facilitate an election.

In solidarity

Kim Howse
Staff representative

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Download PDF of nomination form here