IATSE Local 80 represents Motion Picture Grips, Crafts Service, Marine, First Aid Employees, and Warehouse Workers as part of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees. The men and women of the Local work on motion pictures, television shows, internet based programing, commercials, rock videos, and in the warehouses and equipment rental companies based in Hollywood.

The Local is dedicated to improving the lives of the members and their families. Members have created and support a union that protects jurisdiction, is a leader in safety and training, lobbies for working families, and works for the benefit of all.