March 5, 2018 - 12:22pm •
PSAC members and allies took action February 28 to mark the second anniversary of the disastrous Phoenix pay system. By all accounts the day was a huge success, here is a wrap up of the activities that took place and links to the media coverage.
February 1, 2018 - 11:25am •
Federal government workers need to get paid properly and on time.
February 28 marks the second anniversary of the roll out of the Phoenix pay system and we'll be taking action across the province and across the country.
January 16, 2018 - 10:12am •
PSAC has scheduled training for pay advocates, normally local officers or stewards, that have been assisting members with Phoenix issues. This training will provide information and training on tools specifically for assisting those with pay issues. It will also provide information on our key objectives in pressuring the government to address and resolve Phoenix. Objectives of the 1-day course include
January 8, 2018 - 11:33am •
PSAC members rallied at Harbour Centre in Vancouver on December 13 2017, calling on the government to take the measures necessary to ensure workers are paid correctly and on time. Members sang a few Christmas Carols (Jingle bells, Phoenix smells!) and heard from members who have been directly affected by problems with the pay system.
January 2, 2018 - 11:25am •
Here is an archive of the North East Area Council (formerly Prince George AC) meeting minutes - scroll down for the North East Area Council bylaws.
December 19, 2017 - 12:00am •
The staff in the BC Region wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday season, and we look forward to seeing you in 2018!
Please note that the Vancouver and Victoria Regional Offices will be closed from December 25th through January 1nd. In case of emergency, please call (604) 430-5631 or 1 (800) 663-1655 and leave a message in the general delivery voicemail box - we will be checking regularly for messages.
November 29, 2017 - 11:25am •
Do you think young workers are underrepresented in the Public Service Alliance of Canada?
Do you want to do something about inequality? Are you concerned with the rising cost of housing?
Is Childcare an important issue for you? How about a $15.00 minimum wage?
Are you concerned with job security and precarious work?
Get involved with a Young Worker Committee and have your voice heard!
October 31, 2017 - 12:18pm •
Many thanks to Giselle Henry, Aboriginal Coordinator on the PSAC BC Regional Council, who has volunteered to prepare a monthly listing of community events - many of which are related to Indigenous issues - from around the province that may be of interest to PSAC members. In the spirit of building allies, everyone is welcome to attend and participate. Here's the event listing for November.
October 31, 2017 - 10:00am •
PSAC members in communities across the province took action against the Phoenix pay system and other issues during October and early November. Here are some photos and reports from around the region.
October 30, 2017 - 12:04pm •
Aggasiz – Federal public service workers at Correctional Service of Canada institutions in the Fraser Valley are joining in a nation-wide event organized by the Union of Solicitor General Employees, a component of the Public Service Alliance of Canada. The workers will be calling on their employer to take the measures necessary to they are paid correctly and on time.