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Dining Services

Student Employment

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There are plenty of terrific job opportunities with UC San Diego Dining Services that will be perfect for you and your hectic schedule. If you enjoy working with people and making tons of new friends, employment with UC San Diego Dining Services is just the thing for you!


I'm writing regarding the helpfulness of Linda at Sixth Market. She always seems to be hard at work and is always very enthusiastic at the register. This is a sign of great training and more importantly, a great work ethic. I would just like to recognize this.


Daniel Tang

Advantages of Working at Dining Services

Many job opportunities are available to students at Dining Services locations all over campus. Dining Services seeks enthusiastic employees with the desire to provide quality customer service to fellow students. Employment with Dining Services offers:

Work Schedules

Different shifts, including nights and weekends, are available to fit your busy lifestyle. Dining Services knows how hectic your academic schedule can be and makes every effort to accommodate your needs. Managers or supervisors will assist you in molding a work schedule around your class and finals schedules.

As a student employee, you will be able to work as many as nineteen hours per week or as few as nine hours per week.

Kinds of Jobs

Dining Services offers the opportunity to learn and perform new tasks almost every day. You might serve fresh-baked desserts one day, handle food production the next, and on the third day operate the register and answer questions. With Dining Services you will be working in a positive, team-oriented environment in whatever task you may be performing. Training, unlike a course in calculus, is an interactive experience designed to be enjoyable as well as educational.

Work Locations/Job Openings

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Dining Services facilities have openings at various times throughout the year. As a UC San Diego student you can work at any UC San Diego Dining Services facility on campus. Although it may be easier to live and work at the same college, you are not limited to the restaurant in your specific college.

Entry Level Job Descriptions

Levels of Employment

Student Employment Requirements

UC San Diego Dining Services Contacts

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