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  • Monday, December 11, 2017
    The government’s decision to proceed with construction on Site C comes as a welcome relief to MoveUP members working in Fort St. John and others at BC Hydro.
  • Thursday, December 7, 2017
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION: Administrative Assistant - Full Time Temporary (12 months)SALARY: $2,283.00 bi-weekly HOURS OF WORK: 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday Salary and benefits will be in accordance with the MoveUP/USW2009 collective agreement.
  • Thursday, December 7, 2017
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION: Organizer 2 – Full Time Temporary (6 months) In this role, the successful applicant will work closely with, and report to, our Senior Representative assigned to organizing. 
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017
    MoveUP’s Women’s Rights Committee acknowledges December 6 as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. On December 6, 1989, 14 female students at l’École Polyechnique at the Université de Montreal, many of them in the school’s engineering program, were murdered because they were women.
  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    Pacific Blue Cross will be holding its Annual General Meeting on December 13. We urge you to attend and vote for a new board of directors, including Alicia Gallo, VP MoveUP.
  • Friday, November 3, 2017
    APPLICATIONS ARE  HEREWITH INVITED FOR:POSTINGS: Union Representative 2 - three positions Please note there are three positions available, each with a different closing date.
  • Wednesday, November 1, 2017
    Repair shops have been given the keys to the vault – and drivers are paying the price. ICBC’s express repair system, created by the Liberals 16 year ago, has led to millions of dollars wasted on auto repairs.
  • Tuesday, October 31, 2017
  • Tuesday, October 31, 2017
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION:  Union Representative 2 (Full Time Regular)
  • MoveUP meets with Minister of Labour
    Monday, October 30, 2017
    MoveUP Pres.David Black advocating for members in Victoria, with Minister of Labour Harry Bains.
  • Thursday, October 19, 2017
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION:  Accounts Payable/Payroll (Full Time Regular) SALARY: $2,494.00 bi-weeklyHOURS OF WORK:  8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Each year on October 18, we acknowledge Persons Day recognizing the historic day 88 years ago in 1929 when Canada’s highest court of appeal – the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council of Great Britain – included women in the legal definitions of persons.
  • Monday, October 16, 2017
    Do you know an outstanding union activist at MoveUP?Nominations are open for the 2018 Ardell Brophy award. This annual award is presented to MoveUP stewards who demonstrate fierce dedication and commitment to their union, and who provide mentorship to new union activists.
  • Avis shuttlers join MoveUP
    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Video greeting from MoveUP President David Black to Avis shuttlers, who have just joined the union.  Growing our union and standing united gives us more strength and we are better together.
  • Site C visit by David Black and Gwenne Farrell
    Tuesday, October 3, 2017
    President David Black and VP Gwenne Farrell recently visited Site C to meet with MoveUP members, along with Union Reps Brad Bastien and Tony Geluch. About 56 members work on the project and many are concerned about their jobs and futures.  Some moved their families and entire lives to Fort St John, based on promises of prosperity by the previous government.
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    The BC government has promised to raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2021. That's not soon enough for the half a million workers who make less than $15 per hour. MoveUP supports the BC Federation of Labour campaign asking the government to make it happen sooner. Please join the Fed in giving out leaflets, frisbees and wallet cards:
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    The Summer 2017 edition of Local Voice magazine is now available online. This edition's topics include:
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    MoveUP President David Black says the BC Budget is on course to create greater stability for workers.
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    MoveUP News Release MoveUP President David Black says the BC Budget is on course to create more stability for workers.
  • Friday, September 8, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE Repair shops hold the keys to the vault, says the staff union at ICBC ICBC executives were repeatedly warned about problems within the crown corporation.  But the concerns of the staff were ignored.