Component 10 - Operational Services

Most members of Component 10 work for private corporations, contracted by the government to maintain provincial highways and bridges. The component includes members engaged in highway maintenance, small private ferries, some municipal governments and other private companies connected with technical services.

Bargaining Updates

Mar 11, 2016

Date:    March 10, 2016    
To:       All BCGEU Members at LAFRENTZ Road Markings
Re:       Notice of Elections for Bargaining Committee 

Feb 29, 2016

Your current collective agreement (and subsequent MOA extending the agreement) with the Employer expires February 29, 2016.

Dec 14, 2015

The results are in and the membership have voted in favour to accept the tentative agreement.


Component News

Jun 7, 2007

This morning members of the Component 10 and Component 4 (Community Health) Executive set up an information line at the Ministry of Transportation regional office in Burnaby.

Jun 4, 2007

Highways maintenance workers employed by Yellowhead Road and Bridge (YRB) who are members of the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) began full scale job action today.

Jun 4, 2007

Job Action could spread to fifth region

B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) highway workers in the Kootenay Boundary region have given their bargaining committee an overwhelming strike mandate.

The vote was conducted on Friday June 1 with 95% of members endorsing strike action.


Media Coverage

Oct 27, 2016

The B.C. government and its main internet contractor Telus are installing free public wireless capability at five highway rest stops in B.C., with another 20 sites to come.

Jul 2, 2016

Things are going to be a lot different around here when Todd Stone is premier, I’ll tell you that right now.