CUPE represents over 39,000 workers in the energy sector in Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, Quebec and in Federal Crown Corporations. They are employed as trades and maintenance workers, customer service representatives, accountants, administration assistants, billing and records agents, communications staff, drafters, programmer analysts, technologists, power line workers, technicians, clerks, skilled trades workers, atomic energy workers and call center workers.
Our members work mainly in electricity generation, distribution, and transmission for public and private companies.
CUPE collective agreements cover the following members:
- 800 in Alberta
- 16,390 in Ontario
- 800 in Manitoba
- 20,700 in Quebec
- several hundred in Federal crown companies.