What matters to us is what we enable in others.
Joining UC San Diego means becoming a valued part of an enthusiastic team that is dedicated to putting students first. Here, you’ll be supported in a way that enables you to live well, work well, and thrive. From professional growth opportunities and outstanding benefits to support for work-life integration, find out what awaits when you add your talents — and your voice — to our team.
Ready to be part of something bigger?
What to expect at
UC San Diego.
Fulfilling your Potential
Tritons have been making their mark on the world for more than four decades. We’ve explored deep waters, paved the way for life-saving medical breakthroughs and laid the foundations for solving the mysteries of the universe. At UC San Diego, we recognize outstanding work.UC San Diego Rewards Excellence
Together is Easier
Our culture of collaboration, inclusivity and continuous learning characterizes who we are as a community. As lifelong learners, we're driven by curiosity and the ambition to empower our students to achieve remarkable things. And we can’t do that without diverse perspectives.Diversity Matters at UC San Diego
Pathways for Success
We expect a lot from our team— after all, it's your exceptional work that helps thousands of students access transformative education. To keep you motivated and energized, we have created competitive rewards packages that nurture your mind, body, and Triton spirit.UC San Diego Benefits
Make your mark.
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine that is recognized throughout the world for its exceptional faculty, staff, programs and premier research endeavors. As part of our staff community, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference in careers including:
- Accounting, Finance & Professional
- Administrative & Support
- Development & Fundraising
- Education, Training, & Library
- Engineering (Physical & Sciences)
- Executive & Management
- Facilities, Maintenance & Trades
- Food Services & Hospitality
- Information Technology
- Maritime & Sea-Going Ships Crew
- Project, Program Management & Planning
- Research, Statistical & Sciences
- Retail & Buyers
- Safety & Security
- Student Affairs & Services
- Transportation, Warehouse & Mail Services
Why we love working at
UC San Diego
My favorite part of working at UC San Diego is knowing I'm working and supporting something greater than myself since we support the mission of education, research, and service. UC San Diego offers excellent work life balance, the ability to be promoted within and to learn new skills as well as extremely generous vacation/sick leave policy, reasonably priced health insurance as well as a pension.Christine, Human Resources Operations Manager 18 years of Service
My favorite part of working at UC San Diego is the multitude and diversity of people here. At UCSD, you can develop deep and long lasting relationships with your co-workers. Plus, we make insanely good pizza!Xavier, Food Service Worker 8 years of Service
I love working at UCSD because of the amazing benefits as well as being able to work with brilliant colleagues. Great benefits and job security!Min, Admin Officer 4 years of Service