Component 5 - Retail Stores and Warehouse

BCGEU members in the Retail Stores and Warehouse Component operate the provincial government's retail liquor stores and related warehouse operations. Specific classifications include: assistant manager, assistant shipper, concession clerk, foreman, manager, shipper, store clerk and warehouse worker.

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Bargaining Updates

Dec 3, 2013

The BCGEU and two bargaining associations have reached tentative agreements for 25,000 BCGEU members who work for direct government, 15,000 members in the community health subsector and 11,000 members in community social services.

Jan 2, 2013

Click here to read BCGEU letter concerning professional fees.

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Component News

May 1, 2017

 

CREATING A SAFE AND PSYCHOLOGICALLY HEALTHY WORKPLACE

 

Hello Component 5 Members,

Apr 20, 2017

COMPONENT:  Retail Stores & Warehouse
LOCAL:            501 – Executive Meeting
DATE:              Wednesday, May 3, 2017
TIME:              7:30pm

Apr 13, 2017

The BCGEU continues to monitor the impacts of the decision of the Government to change the benefit carrier for all public service employees to ensure your benefits are protected.

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Media Coverage

Dec 2, 2015

You could soon buy some weed alongside a nice bottle of Riesling, if B.C. liquor stores get their way.

Dec 2, 2015

British Columbians may soon be able to buy recreational bud along with their beer in local liquor stores, if two groups have their way.

Oct 29, 2015

A union representing employees at the Liquor Distribution Branch wants the Province to put a hold on grocery stores selling wine, cider and sake.

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