Search and rescue

This is the generic term for the work carried out by people who work for the Armed Forces, Coast Guard and Deparmtment of Fisheries and Oceans, most of whom are members of the SV Group, employees of Treasury Board and represented either by UNDE or UCTE.

December 16, 2015
Hunter Tootoo, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, officially announced today that the Kitsilano Coast Guard Station in Vancouver would be re-opened.
November 17, 2015
The new minister of Fisheries and Oceans was mandated by the Prime Minister to re-open the Kitsilano Coast Guard station and the Maritime Rescue Sub-Centre in St. John’s.