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  • Friday, August 18, 2017
    Bring your family and friends to the annual celebration of working people!
  • Friday, August 18, 2017
    Bring your family and friends to the annual celebration of working people!
  • Friday, August 18, 2017
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION: Union Representative 2 (Full Time Regular) SALARY: $3,239.00 bi-weekly
  • Thursday, August 17, 2017
                Bring your family and friends to the annual celebration of working people!    
  • BC Wildfires
    Friday, July 14, 2017
    As the news reports, tweets and posts flood in about the wildfires raging across B.C., our hearts are with our affected members, their families, friends and communities.
  • Artist is Mulidzas – J. Curtis Wilson, from Kwakwaka’wakw territory.
    Friday, June 30, 2017
    On July 1, we celebrate what it means to be Canadian. Many MoveUP members will enjoy fireworks, parades and performances in their communities. (Beer, bacon and street hockey have also been witnessed on this day.)  It is an opportunity to proudly celebrate our achievements, our shared values and history.  
  • Free English Classes from the BC Fed
    Monday, June 26, 2017
    The BC Federation of Labour is offering free English as an Additional Language (EAL) courses to help new English language speakers in the workforce and promote improved workplace health and safety. In Vancouver, the course runs from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays for 12 weeks, starting July 4, at the BCFED office, 200-5118 Joyce Street, near the Joyce SkyTrain station.
  • John Horgan and Andrew Weaver shaking hands
    Thursday, June 1, 2017
    On Monday BC NDP leader John Horgan and BC Green leader Andrew Weaver announced they had reached a deal which will lead to an historic Green-backed NDP government. They released the details of the agreement on Tuesday, which you can read here.
  • Rest in Peace: Steve Milne, 1963-2017
    Tuesday, March 28, 2017
    It's with deep sadness MoveUP informs our members and friends of Steve Milne’s death. Steve had been MoveUP’s WCB Appeals and Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Co-ordinator for 14 years, guiding hundreds of members through the appeals process and ensuring workplace safety for many more.
  • Tuesday, February 21, 2017
    For immediate release February 21, 2017 VICTORIA – The BC budget may be offering industrial and commercial electricity customers a break by cutting the PST on skyrocketing BC Hydro rates, but there’s no such relief for low-income ratepayers, said MoveUP, the union that represents the utility’s inside employees.
  • photo of a candlelight vigil
    Monday, January 30, 2017
    We are heartbroken about the deaths of six people and injuries of many more through a terrorist attack on the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec in Quebec City. We condemn, in the strongest possible terms, this attack and the hateful rhetoric and division associated with these attacks.
  • red arrow on graph pointing upwards
    Thursday, January 26, 2017
    MoveUP, the union representing ICBC employees, says it should not have taken so long for government to address ICBC’s basic insurance rate cost drivers.
  • Wednesday, December 21, 2016
    Season’s greetings to all our members and their families!
  • Tuesday, December 6, 2016
    On Monday, December 5, the first fall 2016 snow day in Metro Vancouver, councillors gathered from across the province in Burnaby to discuss the business of the union.
  • Friday, December 2, 2016
    Grand Chief Stewart Phillip
  • Thursday, December 1, 2016
    Thursday at the BC Fed 2016 convention began with the re-election of President Irene Lanzinger and Secretary-Treasurer Aaron Eckman.  We thank the for their good work over the past two years and have confidence in their leadership over the next two.BC FORUM
  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016
    Day three of the 2016 BC Federation of Labour Convention began with a moving video tribute to the farmworkers who lost their lives in an automobile accident in 2007.  Three women, packed into an unsafe and poorly maintained work van with 14 others died when the van lost control on a highway near Abbotsford.
  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016
    Day two of the 2016 BC Federation of Labour Convention began with an important and thought-provoking call to action by Dr.
  • Monday, November 28, 2016
    The 2016 BC Federation of Labour Convention opened Monday morning, welcoming 944 delegates from unions across British Columbia.  MoveUP delegates were energized to be a part of this gathering of passionate advocates for union and community strength.
  • Thursday, November 24, 2016
    Striking BC Nurses' Union employees have voted to accept a mediated agreement and end job action. MoveUP, the Movement of United Professionals represents the approximately 60 BCNU employees.