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

Apr 5, 2012

The BCGEU Members of Local 0710, employed at School District #59, have ratified their Collective Agreement.

Mar 19, 2012

We reported in January that your committee had met with the Employer with the assistance of a mediator appointed by the Labour Relations Board.

Mar 8, 2012

Tuesday March 13, 2012
TIME: 5 pm
PLACE: West Kootenay Area Office, 2316 Columbia Avenue, Castlegar


Component News

May 23, 2017

DATE:    Monday, June 5, 2017
TIME:     5:30 p.m. General Meeting
PLACE:   Kwantlen, Surrey Campus    

May 8, 2017

Last month, BCGEU President Stephanie Smith, Treasurer Paul Finch, and Component 7 VP Rick Schaeffer paid a visit to workers at BCIT’s Aerospace and Marine campuses to listen to members.

Apr 4, 2017

To:    Local 707 BCGEU Members
Re:    Okanagan Visit


Dear Local 707 members,



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