Local USA 829 News

USA 829 Job Announcement, April 25, 2015.

Associate Business Representative

United Scenic Artists is seeking an Associate Business Representative to assist in its operations in the national office in NYC. The position is working with the head of the Motion Picture Department administering collective and one-off agreements, tracking projects, grievance handling, site visits for contract compliance and safety issues. Also, interface with members, the benefit funds, employers, agents, and other industry unions. The successful applicant will have good language skills, both verbal and written, good organizational skills, follow through, and the ability to multitask.

Members in all categories will be considered, experience in motion picture production and familiarity with the Majors, Low Budget and AICP Agreements orexperience on negotiating committees are all a plus. Training in labor law and other necessary skills will be provided. The position is full time with regular hours, and paid vacation, sick/personal days, and holidays. Excellent benefit package, salary commensurate with experience.

 If you are interested please send a letter and resume, via email, to Cecilia Friederichs, at No phone calls please.

Cecilia A. Friederichs
National Business Agent
United Scenic Artists
Local USA 829, IATSE

Mt. Sini Medical Evaluation Questionnaire, January 19, 2015.
Members: Download the


Mount Sinai-Irving J. Selikoff Center for Occupational & Environmental Medicine Respirator Medical Evaluation Questionnaire

by clicking on this link: Mt. Sinai MEQ

New Website Login for Members, October 4, 2010.

Welcome to the new USA 829 website!

Members: Your log-in data has changed. To log in as a member, you must use the following data:

Username = Your valid e-mail address, as found in the USA 829 member database.
     Contact any USA 829 office immediately to register your e-mail address if they don't already have it. Without that, you cannot log in to this website! Please don't assume that the union has the correct address for you: call them and verify it now.

Password = Your CAPITALIZED First Name InitialCAPITALIZED Last Name Initial +
     last 4 digits of Social Security #.
     Example: the Password for John Doe with SS# of 123-45-6789 would be JD6789.
     The Password is always case-sensitive, so JD6789 will work, while jd6789 or Jd6789 or jD6789 will not.

NOTE: Foreign members have been assigned a Password that uses their initials with their member number instead of the last four numbers of the SS#.