Component 20 - Environmental Technical and Operational

Component 20 represents government employees engaged in engineering support and inspectional duties at the technical level, as well as members charged with protecting and regulating natural resources or ensuring the quality of the environment. These positions normally require advanced technical knowledge of the related resource. They include biologists, design engineers, conservation officers, laboratory workers, scientific/technical officers, inspectors and planning officers.

Bargaining Updates

Oct 5, 2015

As you know, the current collective agreement expires on December 31, 2015. Nominations are now open for a Bargaining Committee Chair and Bargaining Committee members.

Sep 1, 2015
Aug 7, 2015



Component News

Mar 7, 2011

Local community poll reveals deep concern over BC forests

More than 30 community leaders from Kamloops and surrounding communities attended a day-long community dialogue session to discuss solutions to the forestry crisis in their region, as a local poll shows deepening public concern over the state of BC forests.

Feb 28, 2011

It’s the worst of times for B.C.’s venerable provincial parks, which celebrate their centenary on March 1, 2011.

Feb 28, 2011

Tuesday March 1, 2011 is the 100 year anniversary of BC's parks. The anniversary of our vaunted protected area system should be a reason to celebrate, but there is trouble in paradise.


Media Coverage

Apr 13, 2017

For years, the Professional Employees Association has warned that ongoing cutbacks in the number of qualified professional scientists employed by the provincial government is a threat to B.C.’s nat

Apr 12, 2017
Nov 16, 2016

Kamloops hunters need to heed the law when they’re driving with their guns, according to the B.C. Conservation Officer Service.