Lynn Bueckert

Assistant Secretary-Business Manager, Hospital Employees' Union

Hospital Employees' Union, Facilities Bargaining Association (FBA)

Hospital Employees' Union

Lynn Bueckert is the Secretary Business Manager of the Hospital Employees’ Union (HEU) and an occupational health and safety leader. Lynn has been long-time advocate of worker health and wellbeing. Prior to joining the HEU, Lynn was the BC Federation of Labour’s director of occupational health and safety.

Lynn represents the Facilities Bargaining Association (FBA) on the SWITCH BC Board of Directors. The FBA covers approximately 42,000 health care support workers in B.C with members of the HEU, BCGEU, the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) and the International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE). Health care aide is the largest job classification in the FBA. The diverse bargaining unit also includes food service workers, cleaners, lab assistants and nursing unit assistants.