Andrew Campos, Jose Catalan, Kelly Morales, Ramiro Gonzalez work off-campus as tutors at the Sherman Heights Community Center through the UC San Diego Off-Campus Work-Study Reading & Math Tutor Program. What do you all do and what makes your jobs unique? Andrew: We tutor elementary school children in a community center in Sherman Heights, which is an under … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Sherman Heights Tutors
After graduation, employers will be looking for students who know how to utilize their talents, strengths, and interests. Within the job search, soft skills can be just as important as technical knowledge. That’s why working on-campus as a student worker isn’t “just a job”. Working on-campus can give you a basic skill set which can … Continue reading The 12 Career Competencies
Many UC San Diego students receive federally funded work-study awards as part of their financial aid package. The Career Center facilitates two work-study programs each year. These programs enable off-campus non-profit, governmental, community-based agencies and schools to hire students at a significant salary savings. The Non-Profit Partnership is federally funded by the government. These community … Continue reading How can I use my work-study award off-campus? + WE’RE HIRING!
Who is the Student Employment Office? The Student Employment Office is the Central Personnel Office for managing classification, compensation, polices, and employment relations for Casual/Restricted student employees on-campus. We connect students to on-campus employment opportunities which help prepare students for their future long term career goals. We assist approximately 170 on-campus departments in recruiting and … Continue reading Who is Student Employment?
If you are looking for a job, now is the time to apply! In the fall, many departments are looking to fill open positions, replacing students who graduated during the spring and summer. Therefore, most departments on-campus are currently hiring. Our job board has 50+ jobs listed and Port Triton has many more. Check back … Continue reading Hot Jobs Added for Fall
Are you one of the 11,000 students who are planning to be on campus this summer? Did you know there were that many students on campus during the months of July, August, and September? Don’t fall victim to the myth that campus closes after spring quarter. Students are here, and jobs are, too! Take advantage … Continue reading Make summer work for you!
Every employer is responsible for taking federal payroll taxes out of employee’s compensation for Social Security and Medicare. DCP is a qualified retirement plan and is the university equivalent to FICA (Federal Insurance Contributions Act). Students can be exempt from these taxes if they are registered for at least half-time (6 units at UCSD) AND … Continue reading Deductions to your paycheck over summer?
Due to summer break, there will be no new issues of The Triton Worker until next academic year, but we are still here for you! If you have any student employment related questions or concerns, feel free to contact us. Over the summer, check our Facebook page for jobs, tips and tricks, and other updates. Look … Continue reading We’re still here for you!
Christian E. Duran Fourth Year | Warren College | Psychology Major Academic Peer Adviser at the Computer Science and Engineering Department Before this job, I was rejected from the Wellness Peer Educator Program. I felt discouraged because if I couldn't get a position that was related closely to my major—I wondered if I was even … Continue reading Christian E. Duran: Student Spotlight
Throughout the week, hot jobs will be added to the new job board widget on our website. Make sure to check back often! If you don't find something you are looking for remember jobs are posted daily on Port Triton. If you are having trouble finding jobs you are interested in check out The Port … Continue reading Hot Jobs: Job Board Widget