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Teamsters Local 492
4269 Balloon Park Road NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109

Phone: 505-344-1925
Fax: 505-344-2636

Thank you for visiting Teamsters Local 492. Click any of the following links to find current information including; for most frequently asked phone numbers (insurance, pension, dental, etc) to download forms or contracts, to view Employer/jobs list, to view Health & Welfare/ Pension Info, for a list of Officers & Staff, and current members can now pay dues online. For meetings, holidays, please visit the home page of or view the calendar or the list below the calendar to the right of this area.   

If you are interested in information on Joining Teamsters Local Union #492, please Click Here. To learn more about the Movie/Film IndustryClick Here.

Office hours are 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. The office is now open all day, we are no longer closed for lunch.

From I-25, take the Jefferson exit. Turn west onto Jefferson, Stay on Jefferson past Singer. You will see the Union Hall on the left. Turn Left on Balloon Park Road.  Go up the bright yellow stairs to reach the office. The monthly union meetings are held downstairs. Click the calendar on this site for dates.

Update in 492 Union Hall Meetings and Functions

3/24/2020 - Due to the Corona Virus Covid-19 issues and for the safety of all involved, the 492 Office will be operating the Union Hall during normal business hours, but the doors will be closed to the public. Any scheduled meetings, pension appointments and other functions at the Union Hall are tentative and subject to cancellation. For the latest updates on meetings and functions, please go to the website before coming to the union hall as they may have been canceled.

Instead of driving to the union hall, we ask that you please call or email your agents instead so that we can limit the social interaction and hopefully get this COVID-19 under control as soon as possible so everyone can go back to their normal lives. There has been a massive increase in the volume of phone calls and emails, but the 492 Business Agents and Staff will continue to work diligently to respond to you as soon as possible.  We also highly recommend that you make an appointment if you need to physically talk to your business agent or the staff. There is a mail slot on the south side of the building (downstairs) if you need to drop of grievances, mail, dues payments, etc.  

Below are the contact information for the business agents and staff: 

Please find your party's extension next to their name and then dial our main phone number (505-344-1925) Press 1, then enter the extension number, then #, at any time during the message. (Example 112#) Darlene Archuleta ext. 12 is the bookkeeper who handles Dues, Health Insurance, and Pension

Mike Butler ext. 16 is the Secretary-Treasurer and BUSINESS AGENT for UPS in the Northern part of NM, the UPS Comanche Center as well as OMI/Jacobs.

Trey White ext. 15 is currently the President of Teamsters Local 492, Business Agent for UPS Feeder Drivers and the UPS Comanche HUB, Business Agent for the Dock Workers, City Drivers, Office Workers and Shop Employees at ABF & YRC and also covers Sandia Metal Trades & PAE-Perini. Brother White also serves as the 492 Organizer, Administrator for both 492 Websites ( &, Negotiator for all Local Contracts, Event & Training Coordinator, and he also handles all IT issues, Communications and Building/Property Maintenance. 

Melissa Malcom-Chavez ext. 14 is the BA for the Movie Industry, UPS Gateway and ATF. She is also the 492 Political Coordinator and serves on the Boards of the New Mexico Federation of Labor, Sandia Metal Trades, Southwest Multi-Craft Health Care Fund and the NM Building Trades Council. 

Tracy McCarty ext. 18 is the BA for the Line Drivers at ABF & YRC, and also American Airlines, AmeriPride, Creamland, EVSWA, First Impressions, Franklins, Greetings, Hertz, NCRTD, Penske, Sara Lee, Sysco, TeamOne, Tunista and UPSFreight.


Kenny Duran ext. 19 is the BUSINESS AGENT for UPS in the Southern part of NM, UPS Aspen as well as Los Alamos Labs.  

November 23, 2020

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Upcoming Events
Thanksgiving Day
Nov 26, 2020
The Union Office is closed for the holiday
Thanksgiving (The Day After)
Nov 27, 2020
The Union Office is closed for the holiday
JALM UPS (1st Level) Hearings
Dec 07, 2020
Island Palms 2051 Shelter Island Dr. San Diego, CA 92106 619-222-0561
WR Multi-State Freight Hearings (1st Level)
Dec 07, 2020
Hilton Homewood Suites 2575 Laning Road San Diego, CA 92106
General Membership Meeting
Dec 17, 2020
This Union Meeting will be held at the Teamsters Union Hall (downstairs) at 4269 Balloon Park Rd. NE, Albuquerque, NM.
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