Unitrans: Payroll Assistant

Contact Information

Name: Carlos Andres Muniz

Email: payroll@unitrans.ucdavis.edu

You can visit the Unitrans website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $16.75/hr (pending budget approval - refer to budget for weeks paid)

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: 5-10+ hrs/week

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0009-4793-2022

Last Date to Apply: April 17, 2022


Assist the Payroll Manager in processing biweekly payroll and cooperate with the other assistants to complete projects.

The successful candidate may hold this position through expected graduation date based on satisfactory performance in the position.

Unitrans is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


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1.Assist in processing employee timecards

2.Maintain records of employee hours

3.Answer payroll questions

4.Organize information into excel spreadsheets

5.Coordinate tasks with other assistants and the PRM

6.Regularly check email for tasks and payroll updates

7.Must meet deadlines set by PRM and communicate



No experience is required, but familiarity with Excel, online filing systems, and Adobe PDFs is beneficial. Must be comfortable handling confidential information and maintain professionalism. Work hours are flexible, although should be available every other Sunday to close the pay period (remote options available). (Weekend work will be scheduled based on departmental needs at the discretion of the Payroll Manager). Knowledge of Unitrans operations is preferred.


1.Develop  customer  service  and  interpersonal  skills  and  gain  experience  working  to  many different kinds of people.

2.Develop and improve critical thinking, analysis, and problem solving skills.

3.Potential to develop professional networking relationships for future career paths.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.
  3. Please list previous experience as it pertains to the position.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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