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  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 05:30 PM
    Lower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Area 03 BCGEU Member's Paint Night

    Place: BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office - #130 - 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver

    Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

    Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm - light dinner will be served

    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - painting to begin

    Tools you will need to bring: Painting Clothes

    The Cross Component Committee will provide all other supplies needed.

    Learn how to paint with our experienced BCGEU painting instructor. We will provide instructions and materials to help you come out with your very own painting!

    This event is free and a light dinner will be provided. Space is limited for this event so don't delay.

    You and one guest only to attend (no children).

     

  • Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 06:00 PM

    Area 12 Activist Appreciation Banquet

     

    You're invited to the…

    BCGEU Activist Appreciation Banquet

    Join us for an evening filled with entertainment, memories and amazing food   We are looking forward to celebrating all of your hard work and dedication.

     

    When: Saturday October 21, 2017

     

    Where:  Northwest Community College, 5331 McConnell Avenue Terrace

    COCKTAILS AT 6:00PM, DINNER AT 7:00PM

     

    Shuttle Service: Pick Up at Hotel: 5:30, 5:50 & 6:15

    Also After Dinner Returning Home

     

    If required, Leave of Absences will be issued and hotel accomodations will be made. The Union will reimburse all other legitimate expenses, once your expense claim form is received and approved.

     

  • Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 11:30 AM
    Terrace Area Office in Terrace, BC, Canada

    Area12 Luncheon with James Coccola Executive Vice President

     

    Wednesday October 25, 2017

     

    Luncheon with Executive Vice President

     

    James Coccola

     

    BCGEU Terrace Office – 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

     

    This is an invitation to all BCGEU Stewards/Local Executive in Terrace to come and meet your newly elected Executive Vice President James Coccola and have some lunch!

     

    To ensure enough food is ordered, please register via the below link no later than

     

    Friday October 20, 2017 at 3:00pm

     

  • Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 05:30 PM through October 29, 2017
    The Point Restauraunt in Williams Lake, BC, Canada

    Area 06 Activist Appreciation Banquet & Costume Party

    The Cariboo Cross Component Committee invites you and your guest to attend our annual Activist Appreciation Event.

     

    As you are all aware the event at Skyfest in Quesnel was cancelled because of the Wildfire situation this summer. As a Committee, we felt the need to hold an event in honour of our activists, for the time and effort it takes to be an active member for your Union.

     

    We encourage you all to wear costumes and get into the spirit of the event!

     

     

    BCGEU Functions follow policies to offer you and your partner a

    Harassment Free, Scent Free, and Smoke Free Environment.

    Drinking + Driving = BAD!! Submit your taxi receipt for reimbursement!

     

     

    DEADLINE to REGISTER: October 13, 2017

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Fraser Valley Union Office in Langley , BC, Canada

    Local 504 General / Executive Meeting

    Local 504 General / Executive Meeting 

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 05:00 PM

    Area05 Activist Appreciation Event

    As a "thank you" for your service to the membership of our Union, you and your spouse, or guest, are cordially invited to attend our 2017 Activist Appreciation Event. We hope you will take this opportunity to enjoy a festive evening with your fellow activists, special guests, and Area Office staff.

    WHEN: SATURDAY – NOVEMBER 18, 2017

    5:00 p.m. – Cocktails, Appetizers

    6:00 p.m. – Introductions, Speakers

    7:00 p.m. – Buffet Dinner

    8:30 p.m. - Entertainment

     

    WHERE: Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre

    1250 Rogers Way, Kamloops, BC

     

    Please note that it is BCGEU policy that where alcohol is served at an event, transportation to and from the event and/or accommodation for out of town guests, will be provided and paid for by the BCGEU - in accordance with BCGEU Financial Policy.

     

    If you will require a leave of absence from work in order to attend this event, you should obtain verbal approval from your supervisor as soon as possible, while noting that the Union will provide you with the necessary paperwork for a Union-paid leave after the registration deadline. All those requiring accommodation will have rooms reserved for them at the Coast Kamloops Hotel. Please Note: If you are requesting a hotel room, please register prior to October 27, 2017. A $50 deposit is required to secure your hotel room booking. 

  • Monday, November 20, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    North Island Area Office in Nanaimo , BC, Canada

    Local 102 Enhanced Steward Training

    Local 102 will be having its one-day Enhanced Stewards' Training. All Stewards are strongly encouraged to attend. You will not lose pay, and all expenses will be paid. I.e.: mileage and meals. If you are from outside of Nanaimo your travel and hotel will also be paid i.e.: Port McNeill, Port Hardy, Courtenay/Comox, Campbell River, Powell River and Gulf Islands.

     

    DATE: Monday, November 20, 2017

    TIME: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Please note the office does not open until 8:30 a.m.)

    LOCATION: BCGEU North Island Area Office

    106-1650 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo

    (Please park in designated BCGEU parking spots.)

     

    What will the session be covering?

    1. Grievance procedure and writing grievances 

    2. Dealing with Management 

  • Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 09:00 AM

    Area 02 Joint OH&S Committee Course November 2017

     

    To: Union & Management Occupational Health & Safety Representatives

     

     

    Re Course: Joint OH&S Committee Course

     

    Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

     

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Please note that our office does not open until 8:30 a.m.)

     

    Place: BCGEU North Island Area Office

     

    106-1650 Terminal Ave North, Nanaimo

     

    (Please park in designated BCGEU parking spots.)

     

     

    The BCGEU is holding one-day Occupational Health & Safety Courses as noted above. Both employer and union-appointed OH&S committee members are invited to attend. Please liaise with your employer and advise if they will be attending. Please see the enclosed document for a course description.

     

     

     

    As per the Workers Compensation Act Division 4, Section 135, all committee members have the right to 8 hours of annual OH&S education. Time and other reasonable costs associated with taking the training are to be paid by the Employer.

     

     

     

    The BCGEU will cover the costs of the course materials, facilitator and lunch for all participants.

     

  • Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    North Island Area Office in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Area02 OHS Incident Investigations November 22, 2017

    To: Union & Management Occupational Health & Safety Representatives

     Re Course: Incident Investigations Date: Wednesday, November 22, 2017

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Please note that our office does not open until 8:30 a.m.)

    Place: BCGEU North Island Area Office

    106-1650 Terminal Ave North, Nanaimo

    (Please park in designated BCGEU parking spots.)

     The BCGEU is holding one-day Occupational Health & Safety Courses as noted above. Both employer and union-appointed OH&S committee members are invited to attend. Please liaise with your employer and advise if they will be attending. Please see the enclosed document for a course description.

     As per the Workers Compensation Act Division 4, Section 135, all committee members have the right to 8 hours of annual OH&S education. Time and other reasonable costs associated with taking the training are to be paid by the Employer.

     The BCGEU will cover the costs of the course materials, facilitator and lunch for all participants.

  • Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    North Island Area Office in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Area 02 OHS Prevention of Workplace Violence November 23, 2017

    To: Union & Management Occupational Health & Safety Representatives

     Re Course: Prevention of Workplace Violence Date: Thursday, November 23, 2017

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Please note that our office does not open until 8:30 a.m.)

    Place: BCGEU North Island Area Office

    106-1650 Terminal Ave North, Nanaimo

    (Please park in designated BCGEU parking spots.)

     The BCGEU is holding one-day Occupational Health & Safety Courses as noted above. Both employer and union-appointed OH&S committee members are invited to attend. Please liaise with your employer and advise if they will be attending. Please see the enclosed document for a course description.

     As per the Workers Compensation Act Division 4, Section 135, all committee members have the right to 8 hours of annual OH&S education. Time and other reasonable costs associated with taking the training are to be paid by the Employer.

     The BCGEU will cover the costs of the course materials, facilitator and lunch for all participants.