CUPE 229 workers touch every part of student life at Queen’s University. Our members provide maintenance, cleaning, and food services on campus.
We are all facing tough economic times, and that’s when we need affordable, reliable public services most. CUPE 229 will be there providing these services on the front lines of the University.
CUPE 229 is a local of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Canada’s largest union with over 639,000 members across the country.
CUPE represents workers in health care, emergency services, education, early learning and child care, municipalities, trades, social services, libraries, utilities, transportation, airlines and more. We have more than 70 offices across the country, in every province.