International Cinematographers Guild IATSE Local 600

International Cinematographers Guild
IATSE Local 600

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Coordinator

Based out of the Western Region, Los Angeles office


The International Cinematographers Guild, IATSE Local 600 is the largest camera and publicist union in the world with over 8,000 members in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. We are a National Local of the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees (IATSE). Applications are now being accepted for Inclusion Staffing position. This position will be based out of our Western Region office in Los Angeles, California.

This position is covered by OPEIU 174-IATSE 600 CBA

Under the direction of the National Executive Director or designee, the primary responsibilities are managing, developing and coordinating large and small-scale diversity and inclusion efforts including training, mentoring and internship programs locally, regionally, and nationally for current, and future members. Our goal is to create pathways to middle class, benefitted careers in our industry and to support individuals as they develop and establish themselves in our craft.


  • Expand our outreach by identifying and adding more outside organizations to partner with in our ongoing efforts to help underrepresented groups find pathways to careers in our industry.
  • Build relationships and secure agreements with such organizations in Atlanta, Chicago, and New Orleans while identifying additional options in Los Angeles and New York, where we currently have successful partnerships.
  • Engage with Studios and Employers that are committed to working with us in this effort to create a pipeline that results in access and opportunity for underrepresented communities
  • Reach out to our camera crews that will be working with interns to ensure successful integration and experience for both the crew and the interns.
  • Coordinate our Inclusion efforts with our internal Mentorship and our internal Training programs to create a wraparound program that increases the likelihood of success.
  • Develop, collect and analyze existing and newly identified data that will provide a reliable baseline to work from and create objective criteria to judge our own progress and adjust as- needed.
  • Serve as primary staff support for our Inclusion Committee and secondary support for our pilot Mentorship program.


  • College degree
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to develop collaborative relationships with community groups, outside programs, employer representatives and interns
  • 2 plus years of training experience, diversity & inclusive initiatives, and programs
  • 5 years of labor and union organizing experience
  • 2 plus years of developing trainings and evaluations
  • Proficient in MS Office 365 suite: Access, Excel, Outlook, Word, SharePoint, Teams, etc.
  • Ability to work autonomously to complete projects and tasks
  • Demonstrated organizational and project management experience


  • 4 years of developing and training experience, curriculum design in a union setting
  • Proven track record of establishing diversity and inclusion programs and initiatives at Unions and / or corporations

In accordance with Local 600’s duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, we are adopting this a Mandatory vaccination policy to safeguard the health of our employees and their families, our members and visitors, and the community at large from Covid-19. All employees and contractors are required to be vaccinated.

This position is classified as exempt under the current OPEIU Local 174-IATSE Local 600 CBA. ICG staff is represented by the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU). Employment is subject to the terms and conditions as set forth in the OPEIU Local 174-IATSE Local 600 CBA. Night and weekend work will be required. Excellent starting salary, commensurate with experience, and an excellent benefits package.

Please mail or email current résumé and cover letter detailing relevant skills and experience, including three work references with contact phone information to:

Human Resources
International Cinematographers Guild, Local 600
IATSE 7755 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046
Email: humanresources@ICG600.com

No phone calls, please.

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