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2016 NALC Food Drive

Apr 28, 2016 (12:54:49)

 2016 National Assotiation of Letter Carriers Food Drive

As in every year the National Association of Letter Carriers will be picking up from your mail box on Saturday, May 14, 2016 all donated food which will be distributed throughout the year by Union United to Union families in need.

Please support this effort by donating food or by volunteering in the collection of all donated goods at the San Diego Food Bank.
Volunteers are needed to help unload and sort food at the
Food Bank starting at 5:00 p.m.
Food Bank
9850 Distribution Avenue
San Diego, CA 92121
Food will be served to all volunteers at 7:00 p.m. at the Food Bank


Imperial County General Membership Meeting

Apr 28, 2016 (12:50:26)
 General Membership Meeting Notice
Imperial County Members

When:       Saturday, May 14, 2016

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

Time:         10:00 a.m.
                   Check-In will start at 9:00 a.m.

Apr 20, 2016 (15:28:00)


April 20th, 2016

Teamster Local Unions recommend Costco members to ratify a new agreement.

The Statewide Committee met with the Company on Monday, April 18, 2016 and will have an offer to present to all Costco Teamster members soon.

It is vital for us to have on file each and every member's current and accurate address.

Please call our office at 619-582-0542 and make sure we have your right information.

If you have any questions please contact your Union Business Representative at 619-582-0542

  • Chula Vists 781 - Business Representative: Juan Moran
  • Rancho Del Rey 460 - Business Representative: Juan Moran
  • Southeast 483 - Business Representative: Michael West
  • Morena Blvd. 401 - Business Representative: Michael West
  • Santee 403 - Business Representative: Michael West
  • Carmel Mtn. 452 - Business Representative: Michael West
  • San Marcos 1080 - Business Representative: Michael West
  • Vista 124 - Juan Moran
  • Carlsbad 462 - Business Representative: Michael West
  • Juan Capistrano 429 - Business Representative: Juan Moran



Scholarships Applications Now Available

Apr 04, 2016 (15:31:00)

 2016 Scholarship Applications Available at our Offices 


  •  2016 Teamsters Joint Council 42 Scholarship:
Teamsters Joint Council 42 offer a number of financial awards for children of active Teamsters Union members who belong to one of the following Teamster Unions:
14, 63, 166, 186, 396, 399, 481, 495, 542, 572, 630, 631, 683, 848, 896, 911, 952, 986, 996, 1932, 2010, and District Council 2. Deadline to turn in application: No later than Friday, May 13, 2016. You may download the scholarship application by clicking on the Download tab on the left side menu.
  •  2016 Teamsters Local 542 "Rick Aceves Memorial Scholarship":
Teamsters Local Union 542 offers a number of financial awards for children of active Teamsters Union members who belong to Teamsters Local Union 542. Deadline to turn in application: No later than Wednesday, May 11, 2016. You may download the scholarship application form by clicking on the Downloads tab on the left side menu.
  •   2016 California Teamsters Hispanic Caucus Scholarship
The California Teamsters Hispanic Caucus awards scholarships to deserving High School Seniors graduating this year who are son or daughter of an active Teamster members whose dues are current with her/his Local Union. The recepient must attend or have been accepted by an accredited University, College or Trade School. Deadline to turn in application: No later than Wednesday, May 18, 2016. You may download the scholarship application by clicking on the Download tab on the left side menu.


Teamsters 542 General Membership Meeting

Apr 26, 2016 (12:20:00)
 Next Teamsters Local 542
General Membership Meeting
Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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.
Teamsters Local 542 Day at Padres

Apr 20, 2016 (15:27:00)

SATURDAY MAY 21ST, 2016 AT 7:10 P.M.
Tickets are on sale for Teamsters Local 542 members "only"  for $20.00 and includes Admission (Field Reserved Level), (1) Friar Frank and (1) 24 oz soda (a $50.00 value)

For Teamsters Local 542 members in San Diego County please contact Teresa Diaz at 619-582-0542.
For Teamsters Local 542 members in Imperial County and the City of Yuma, Az. please contact Ofelia Solano at 760-352-6571
Tickets are limited and will be sold on a first come first serve basis.



2015 Rick Aceves Scholarship Recepients

Sep 08, 2015 (12:08:00)

 Teamsters Local 542 is proud to announce the 2015 Rick Aceves Scholarship Recipients:


  • Sara Bauer, Daughter to Robert Bauer from UPS - San Diego
  • Tiera Chambers, Daughter to Freddie Chambers from US Foodservice
  • Rebekah Davis, Daughter to Karla Daniel from Imperial County Dept. of Social Services
  • Jeremy Dolphin, Grandson of Jeffrey Dolphin from YRC
  • Roman Sanchez, Son to David Sanchez from Imperial County Public Works Dept.
  • Troy Strange, Son to Gary Strange from UPS - San Marcos


The Staff and Executive Board of Teamsters Local 542 are pleased and honored in congratulating the 2015 Scholarship Recipients and wish them much success in their future endeavors.



San Diego Padres Tickets now available to Teamsters 542 members

Sep 08, 2015 (12:08:00)

San Diego Padres tickets are now available at a discount price to all

Teamsters Local 542 members!


All you have to do is click on the DISCOUNT TICKET bar on the upper menu and you will receive instructions on how to purchase your tickets.

Another benefit from Teamsters Local 542!


County of Imperial Members Meeting

Jan 12, 2016 (11:54:00)
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 19, 2016
                      March 15, 2016
                      May 17, 2016
                      July 19, 2016
                      September 20, 2016
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





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