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  • Thursday, April 28, 2016
    In 2015, 182 workers in BC lost their lives. One death is too many. Today, on the National Day of Mourning,  we mourn for the dead and fight for the living.
  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    To the many of our members working as administrative professionals, thank you for the hard work you do in your imporant roles in your workplaces!  
  • Wednesday, April 20, 2016
    Jennifer Froese, an employee at TransLink, was at dinner with a former coworker when she found out she wasn’t getting what she deserved at work.
  • Thursday, April 14, 2016
    Workers in Fast-Growing Car Share Sector Seek a Voice in Their Workplace The Vancouver employees of the world’s largest car sharing network, car2go, have voted to become members of the union MoveUP.
  • Attendees at the morning plenary session of the 2016 Job Stewards' Seminar
    Monday, April 4, 2016
    Each year MoveUP holds our Job Stewards Seminar, where stewards from across Western Canada join union staff and guests in Vancouver for two and a half days of training. This year the seminar was held on March 18, 19 and 20.
  • Tuesday, March 1, 2016
    Applications are herewith invited for: Position: Union Representative 2 (Full Time Regular) Salary: $3,158.96 bi-weekly
  • Ana Mohammed leads MoveUP's executive council on diversity leadership & advocacy
    Monday, February 29, 2016
    The first council meeting of 2016 also took place on the first February 29 in four years, as 2016 is a Leap Year. The council began with President David Black giving traditional thanks to the Coast Salish people on whose traditional unceded territory the council meeting took place.
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2016
    VICTORIA - The BC government’s failure to make real investments in transit funding in the 2016 Budget will impact growing communities across BC, says MoveUP President David Black.
  • Friday, February 5, 2016
    MoveUP wishes all members and their families the very best for the Lunar New Year - the Year of the Monkey. The monkey is the 9th sign on the Chinese Zodiac, and is associated with the character traits curiosity, mischievousness, and cleverness.
  • Monday, February 1, 2016
    February is Black History Month, honoring the legacy and contributions of Black Canadians, past and present.
  • Thursday, January 7, 2016
    The MoveUP Education Committee will be holding its annual 3-day job steward seminar on March 18,19 and 20, 2016. The seminar will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel located at 791 West Georgia Street in Vancouver, BC.
  • Thursday, January 7, 2016
    Applications are herewith invited for:  Position: Senior Union Representative (Full Time Regular) Salary: $3620.85 bi-weekly
  • Happy New Year from MoveUP
    Thursday, December 24, 2015
    We’d like to wish MoveUP members and their families a very happy New Year. We hope your holiday season was happy and the year ahead is bright.
  • Season's Greetings from MoveUP
    Thursday, December 24, 2015
    We’d like to wish our members and their families a very Merry Christmas, or Happy Holidays for those observing other celebrations this season.
  • Monday, December 14, 2015
    Our evolution from COPE 378 to MoveUP is an exciting opportunity for us to tell the world who we are.  We're a movement of united professionals. We're strong, we're proud and we're on your side. Have questions?  The FAQ below can help with that.
  • Friday, December 11, 2015
    BCAA lockout will end on December 18, 2015 Burnaby – Locked out BCAA Emergency Roadside Assistance Dispatchers have voted “yes” to accept a mediator’s proposed contract. The approximately 70 members of the union MoveUP, the Movement of United Professionals, have been locked out by BCAA for over six months.
  • Friday, December 4, 2015
    On December 6, 1989, a gunman entered L’Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal, segregating the female students from the male students and began firing at the female engineering students.
  • Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    December 1st  is World AIDS Day - an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died.
  • Thursday, November 19, 2015
    This week, MoveUP members at ICBC were proud to present a cheque for $324,700 to the United Way.  Thanks to everyone for their fundraising efforts for this great cause.  Annette Toth, MoveUP's Vice-President for ICBC, was there to present the do
  • Wednesday, November 11, 2015
    On Wednesday, November 11 we stop and take the time to remember sacrifices made and lives lost in war.