Annual Election Notice 2017


Due to the resignation of Jeannette McConnell as Health and Safety Director, this position is now open and will be included in the upcoming plant gate election for the remainder of the term. Thank you Sister McConnell for all your hard work.

Nominations are now open for the following positions on the Local Executive Committee:

Full-Time Officers
2nd Vice President
Grievance Officer

Table Officers
Education Director
*Health and Safety Director*
Recording Secretary/Bylaws Chair

Chief Shop Stewards **
PPC Internal # 1 shift/Wickets/Group 1 C&D (1)
External LC & MSC (1)
G.L.&T./Glen Drive (1)

The duties of these positions are described in the Vancouver Local By-laws, and are available at the Union Hall or at any General Membership Meeting.

Written and signed nominations with acceptances must be submitted to the Union Hall at 4530 Dawson Street in Burnaby by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, December 15, 2016. No late nominations will be accepted. Candidates and their nominators must be members in good standing. In addition, candidates must have attended at least three (3) General Membership Meetings in the previous twelve (12) months.

The exact dates for the election to be announced by the Balloting Committee. The schedule for the 2017 plant-gate election will be presented in a bulletin after nominations close.

In solidarity,
Heather Andrews

** Chief Shop Stewards must be nominated by a member in their own shift or work area in keeping with Article 5.1B of the Local By-laws.