What we do

CUPE 1289 is proudly serving the residents of St. John’s. We are:

  • the 311 Access Centre staff serving you 24/7
  • the Information Technology Experts (operating and maintaining all computer systems)
  • the Buyers (spending your tax dollars wisely)
  • the Tourism Services Division –  welcoming residents and visitors
  • the Communications staff – keeping residents informed
  • the Surveyors
  • the GIS (Geographical Information Systems) and LIS (Land Information Systems) Technical Staff
  • the Engineering Technicians, Construction Inspectors, Streets Inspectors (street work and repair)
  • the Building, Plumbing & Electrical Inspectors (ensuring all safety codes are met)
  • the Accountants and Financial Services staff
  • the Lifeguards, Facility Service Workers and Recreational Staff
  • the Planners
  • the Housing and Homelessness staff
  • the Administrative and Clerical Staff
  • the Recycling and Waste Management staff
  • the Parking Enforcement Officers
  • the Assessors
  • the Development Officers