Component 7 - Education, Scientific, Technical and Administration

Members of the ESTA Component work in colleges and institutes as instructors and support staff, in private environmental testing laboratories, and legal services. Employers include community colleges, B.C. Institute of Technology, Justice Institute, private labs, BC NDP Caucus and Constituency Offices, legal services to the public (Legal Services Society, Native Court workers, Family Maintenance Enforcement Program) and many more.

Bargaining Updates

Sep 21, 2016

A number of nominations have been received for the position of Bargaining Committee Chair and one Bargaining Committee Member resulting in the need to conduct elections to determine who will sit on

Aug 30, 2016

To:         All BCGEU Members at NEC Native Education College

Re:         Bargaining Update and Meeting


Aug 9, 2016

To:                   All BCGEU Members at EF International Language School

Re:                  Bargaining Survey – We Need your Input!


Component News

Feb 17, 2017
Feb 15, 2017

TO:        All Members at Kwantlen Polytechnic University
DATE:    Monday, February 20, 2017
TIME:     2:30 pm – 3:00 pm     (Registration)


Media Coverage

Apr 13, 2015

Options on the table include sponsorship, changing routes — even closing schools.

Dec 15, 2014

Though the justice system can be a murky and intimidating environment for some First Nations people, court worker Trish Pantell says it can also serve as a catalyst to help transform bad choices in

Nov 20, 2014

Native court workers bring their rotating strike to Kelowna today.