Job Description

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8 hrs/day, Mon - Friday 7:30A- 4:30P

#TP129822 Warehouse and Material Distribution Driver

Filing Deadline: Sat 6/1/2024

UC San Diego values equity, diversity, and inclusion. If you are interested in being part of our team, possess the needed licensure and certifications, and feel that you have most of the qualifications and/or transferable skills for a job opening, we strongly encourage you to apply.

Position available through UC San Diego Temporary Employment Services (TES). Employment through TES is an excellent way to gain valuable UC San Diego experience and get your foot in the door for career positions. TES employment includes medical coverage, paid vacation & sick time, paid holidays, as well as training and development opportunities!


TES is hiring a Warehouse and Material Distribution Driver to help support the campus logistics operations.

Duration: These roles are anticipated to last roughly 5- 6 months.

Compensation and Benefits: $19.47/hour. Eligible for Mid-level Medical Benefits, Vacation, Sick, and Holiday pay

Location: 100% on-site at Miramar location.

Work schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30A - 4:00P with occasional overtime


The Warehouse and Material Distribution Driver is responsible for driving delivery vehicles (24' box truck, cargo van, step van & flatbed utility truck) to distribute material, supplies, and equipment to various UCSD Campus facilities, including locations not physically located on the main campus.

This position will occasionally serve in a backfill capacity with other warehouse units and must be open to cross-training and supporting our receiving unit, as needed. Incumbent serves in a front-line capacity in Receiving & Distribution for interactions with customers and vendors.


  • Must be able to pass a Livescan Criminal Background check, Reference check, and Motor Vehicle Records check.
  • Must have a valid California Driver’s License (Class C)
  • Demonstrated ability to safely operate a truck with Gross Vehicle Weight of over 26,001 lbs (15 ton vehicles).
  • Must have experience operating distribution or utility vehicles, for example, box trucks, cargo vans, step vans, and/or flatbed utility trucks.
  • *Ability to disassemble and assemble pieces of furniture and/or equipment, utilizing appropriate manual or power tools and follow written instructions.

  • Excellent customer service, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to operate safely a truck with Gross Vehicle Weight of over 26,001 lbs (15 ton vehicles).


  • Commercial Driver’s License - Class A or B with Haz Mat Endorsement
  • Knowledge of hazardous goods and the regulations in transporting them on the roads.
  • Certification in Hazardous Materials, in accordance with part 172, Subpart H of code of Federal Regulations title 49.


  • Job offer is contingent upon satisfactory clearance based on background, reference and motor vehicle records check.
  • Overtime and weekends may be required.

Pay Transparency Act

Annual Full Pay Range: $40,653 - $50,550 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)

Hourly Equivalent: $19.47 - $24.21

Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).

If employed by the University of California, you will be required to comply with our Policy on Vaccination Programs, which may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

To foster the best possible working and learning environment, UC San Diego strives to cultivate a rich and diverse environment, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty, staff and visitors. For more information, please visit UC San Diego Principles of Community.

UC San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

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