Joining Local 480
Are you a professional film worker?
Do you want to become a Local 480 member?
Current IATSE members...
You may be able to join without going through the Overflow List. Read about transferring your membership or joining as a dual-card.
If you've never been a member...
If you’ve never been a member of any IATSE local, but you are a professional film technician, your path to membership lies through our Overflow List.
IATSE Local 480 represents professional film technicians working “below-the-line” on TV and movie productions in the state of New Mexico. Since 1988, Local 480 has covered experienced film workers in ninety-nine crafts within twenty departments. It is our goal to provide our members with the benefits of safe working conditions, health coverage, and retirement.