The International Cinematographers Guild, Local 669 is seeking a professional to join our team as a Professional Development Coordinator.

The Professional Development Coordinator is the Union’s representative and point person for all membership training. This individual is the primary contact for members seeking opportunities and further support to expand upon their skill set in the camera/publicity department.  This person will organize workshops and oversee all training by ICG 669.

The Professional Development Coordinator may also attend training related conferences, events, and meetings on behalf of the Union, virtually or in person.

  • Demonstrated experience in coordinating projects, workshops, and/or training
  • Familiarity with the film industry in Western Canada is an asset, including film organizations and unions outside of ICG 669
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate with diplomacy and tact under pressure
  • Self-directed individual with a desire to continuously improve and excel
  • Strong written and verbal communications; possesses the ability to compose correspondence, reports, and other written material using clear, concise language
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to effectively use online meeting and webinar applications (e.g. Zoom, Microsoft Teams) and have knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft 365 (e.g. Outlook, Word, Excel), and database programs (e.g. Filemaker)
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle; ability and willingness to travel throughout Western Canada
  • Willingness to work a shifted work week, which includes weekends and/or evenings as needed to oversee workshops and training events

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm (40 hours/week), weekends and evenings as required
Office location: 217-3823 Henning Drive, Burnaby, BC
Remuneration: $32.78/hour
Travel: Some travel will be required, including across Western Canada
Anticipated start date: February 1, 2024

Please note this is a unionized position. A comprehensive benefits package is included following the completion of a 3-month probationary period.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to [email protected] with “Application for Professional Development Coordinator” as the subject line.

Deadline for applications is Sunday, January 21, 2024.

About Us:
Established in 1990 with 145 members, the International Cinematographers Guild, Local 669 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Pictures, has grown to represent over 1,100 Camerapersons, Digital Imaging Technicians, Video Assists, UAV Drone Aerial Camerapersons, Still Photographers and Publicists across Western Canada.

ICG 669 is proud to represent skilled and talented individuals, including award winning and internationally recognized photographers and cinematographers, working in film and television industry.  For more information visit