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Teamsters 542 April General Membership Meeting

Mar 19, 2015 (11:19:00)
 Next Teamsters Local 542
General Membership Meeting
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Location:                  Teamsters Local 542
                                 Meeting Hall
                                 4666 Mission Gorge Place
                                 San Diego, CA 92120
Check In:                  7:00 p.m.

Start Time:                7:30 p.m.
Please receive notice that a motion to suspend General Membership Meetings for the months of June, July and August, 2015, will be taken from the floor at the April 16, 2015 General Membership Meeting. 
Member Educational Seminar

Mar 19, 2015 (11:52:00)
 Teamsters Local 542 will be offering its members a
"Member Educational Seminar"
Teamsters Local 542 members will have an opportunity to learn from experts the steps of the Grievance Procedure as well as receiving an update on Worker's Compensation Law umong other subjetcs.

For members in San Diego County the seminar will be on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Teamsters Local 542 Meeting Hall located at 4666 Mission Gorge Place, San Diego, CA 92120

For members in Imperial County the seminar will be on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Teamsters Local 542 located at 2298 Merrill Center Drive, El Centro, CA 92243

Check-In will start at 8:00 a.m. and the seminar will run from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

If you are interested in attending the seminar please reserve your seat by contacting our office:

San Diego: 610-582-0542

Imperial County: 760-352-6571

This seminar is intended to provide good reliable information to both members and shop stewards.

Lunch will be provided.
7th Annual Jim O'Leary Blood Drive

Mar 19, 2015 (11:19:00)

 7th Annual Jim O'Leary Blood Drive

When:       Sunday, March 29, 2015

Time:        10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location:   UPS Parking Lot
                       7925 Ronson Road
                   San Diego, CA 92111
Come join us in a day of celebration and remembrance of the life of Jim O'Leary. He and others like him have lost a hard fought battle with leukemia. We are taking this day to do something significant to help in the fight to save lives. Our blood donations will directly affect someone's life and contribute to a continuous supply demand. As we all know, at some time in our lives we have been reminded that blood is a critical factor in emergency situations. This is our chance to amke sure our family and friends will have a supply of blood available in time of need. Come stay for the day or make an appointment and we'll help you to get in and out and on your way. As usual, there will be great food, great friends and a great time.

You may schedule an appontment by logging on to click on "Donate Blood" select "appointments" and provide sponsor code: UPPS

Please eat a good meal and drink plenty of fluids before donating blood. All donors must show picture identification.
Teamsters 2015 Scholarship Applications

Mar 19, 2015 (11:58:00)

 Teamsters Local 542 is starting to recieve applications for the different Scholarship Funds.


  • James R Hoffa Scholarship - Deadline March 31, 2015
  • Rick Aceves Scholarship - Deadline May 8, 2015
  • Teamsters Joint Council 42 Scholarship - Deadline May 8, 2015
  • California Teamsters Hispanic Caucus - Deadline June 1st, 2015.


Please visit our office in San Diego or in El Centro, CA and pick up your application form.

You may also go to the left side menu and click on the Downloads tab where you will be able to print the scholarship applications.

You must comply with each of the Scholarship's eligibility and application criteria.



County of Imperial Members Meeting

Mar 19, 2015 (11:58:00)
To all County of Imperial Teamster Members:

Business Representatives Ruth Duarte and Michael Morales will be hosting craft meetings for members performing Bargaining Unit Work in the County of Imperial.

When:            January 21, 2015
                      February 18, 2015
                      March 18, 2015
                      April 15, 2015
                      May 20, 2015
                      June 17, 2015
                      July 15, 2015
                      August 19, 2015
                      September 16, 2015
                      October 21, 2015 

Time:             5:30 P.M.

Location:      Teamsters Local 542
                     2298 Merrill Center Drive
                     El Centro, CA 92243

Please make every effort to attend.
Retiree's Corner

Sep 26, 2014 (11:35:00)

Welcome to the San Diego Teamsters Retirees

We meet the third Thursday every month at:

Teamsters Local 542 Meeting Hall
4666 Mission Gorge Pl., San Diego, CA 92120

Our business meeting begins promptly at 10:00 a.m.  The meeting is preceded by a social hour from 9:00 until 10:00 a.m. where you can get coffee and donuts complements of the four Teamsters Locals (36, 481, 542, & 683) located in San Diego.

Our meetings are open to ALL retired Teamsters.

Dues are $15.00 a year.

During the year we have numerous speakers covering different subjects that affect the lives of retirees.  There is also a raffle held at each meeting.

We hold an annual luncheon that includes a raffle. The luncheon has become an event that we look forward to as an opportunity to have a social time with our members as well as their families.

Our president is former Teamsters Local 542 Secretary-Treasurer Phil Saal.

Phil Saal can be reached at: or (619) 441-0353





UPS Retirees Meetings

Mar 19, 2015 (11:29:00)


UPS Retiree Breakfast Meeting of April 2015

will be at:

The Omelette Factory
5270 Baltimore Drive 
La Mesa, Ca

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

 9:00 a.m.







Friday, March 13, 2015

9:30 a.m.

Marie Callender's

11122 Rancho Carmel Drive

San Diego, CA






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