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About UCSD Temporary Employment
UC San Diego’s Temporary Employment Services places employees who have clerical, administrative, service, technical, and other specialized skills in departments that have temporary staffing needs. Temporary employment offers competitive salaries and incentive awards programs, excellent benefits, a variety of assignments and locations, opportunity for skills enhancement, and exposure to career opportunities at UC San Diego.

Assignment Locations
  • UC San Diego campus
  • UC San Diego Medical Center - located in Hillcrest
  • Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • Thornton and Veterans Administration Hospitals
  • UC San Diego satellite locations

How do I apply?
  • Review the temporary employment pool vacancies.
  • Find a position for which you are interested in and click the Apply Here link and follow the same procedure as you would for career positions.

What is the hiring process?
  • Applications are screened on an ongoing basis by Temporary Employment Services’ placement coordinators.
  • References and background checks are conducted on previous and current employment and on all UC San Diego positions held by each applicant.
  • If positive references/background checks are obtained, applicants are invited for a formal interview and skill testing. Data entry, word processing, spreadsheet, and typing skills are assessed after the interview.
  • Individuals who are selected for employment must attend a new hire orientation for temporary employees, after which they will become active members of the temporary pool.

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