Local 503 General Meeting at the Lower Mainland Area Office.
Mark your Calendar:
Date: Monday September 19, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. -5:00p.m.
Place: BCGEU Cariboo Area Office (Williams Lake)
The Local Chair Plus One Day Session for Fall 2019 will be coming up on September 16, 2019. Local Chair's along with One (1) Delegate is asked to attend this session.
Please appoint a second delegate to represent your Local, this delegate must be from your Executive Committee. Please inform the Cariboo Area Office of your delegate choice and pass this information along to the indivudial you appoint so that they can make necessary arrangements to attend.
Please RSVP no later than Monday September 9, 2019. Lunch will be provided. When registering please include any allergies and/or special dietary requirements. If you require hotel accomodation and/or Union Leave of Absence, please indicate this while registering. Notify your Supervisor Immediately of the date you require off for Union business and advise paperwork is coming.
Please RSVP Below:
COMPONENT: Community Health Services
DATE: Thursday, September 19, 2019
TIME: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
PLACE: BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office,
130-2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver
· Transfer for Community Health Workers
o Concerns, Inquires and Suggestions
· Member to member updates
· Update on wage redress and night shift premium
· Right to refuse unsafe work
Community Health Services Local 804
Executive Meeting at 5:00 pm & General Meeting at 6:00 pm
**Note - parking and building access is only available from the parking lot at the back of the BCGEU building off Burnside Rd
Susanne Francoeur, Chairperson, Local 401
Jenny Ewing, Staff Representative
DATE: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
TIME: Executive Meeting at 5:30 pm followed by a General Meeting at 6:00 pm
PLACE: Chehalis Room at Fraser Valley Office – 8555 198A Street, Langley
· Call to order
· Upcoming events
· Adoption of previous minutes
· General business
· Committee Reports
Join by phone:
1 (866) 562-0090 – Toll Free
Conference ID: 74461
Monica Wyllie, Local 704 Chair
There are 6 main points you need to know about Performance Management:
1. Why is it a good thing if it is done correctly?
2. When can the employer give a member an adverse appraisal?
3. When does a member have a right to union representation?
4. When can an adverse appraisal be grieved or not?
5. Is performance management different if you are on probation?
6. How does medical accommodation come into play?
· Local 603 General Meeting Business
Please RSVP because dinner will be provided so we require a proper head count for ordering. Dinner is at 6:00 pm and training is at 6:30 pm.
Please use parking code 5827.
LOCAL: Local 604 General and Executive Members
DATE: Tuesday, October 1, 2019
TIME: 6:00 pm General Meeting
PLACE: BCGEU Fraser Valley Office – Fraser Room
855 198A Avenue, Langley BC
· Welcome and introductions / First Nations acknowledgement
· Adoption of agenda
· Adoption of previous minutes
· Special guest – Paul Finch
· Component 6 update
· Steward report
Join by phone:
Conference ID: 248249
Harbinder Gill, Local Chair 604
Please mark your calendars:
Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Peace River Area Office of the BCGEU
10147 – 100 Avenue
Fort St. John, BC V1J 1Y7
It is that time of year again where each Local Chair– along with one (1) delegate per Local is asked to attend the upcoming Local Chair Plus One Day Session for 2019.
IMPORTANT: Please appoint a delegate to represent your Local as your Plus One, this delegate must be from your Executive. Please advise the Peace River Area Office of your delegate choice and pass this information on to those you appoint in order that they may make the necessary arrangements to attend.
Please RSVP no later than Thursday, September 26th, 2019. Lunch will be provided. When registering, please advise if you have any food allergies or special dietary requirements.
If you require a Union-Paid Leave of Absence and/or hotel accommodation please indicate this when you RSVP. Notify your Supervisor immediately of the date you require off for Union Business and advise that paperwork will be coming.
BC Target Benefit Pension Plan Option
The Union has recently mailed out an information package about the option to join the BC Target Benefit Pension Plan for members who contribute to the Employer's RRSP.
If you do not receive the Pension Plan mailing from the Union by September 15th, or if you want more information about your option to join the Plan please contact BCGEU Staff Representative Laura O'Neill at 1.800.663.1674.