NOR Employment

Applying for a job with NOR:

  • Submit a District Employment Application
  • Resumes will not be accepted in place of a District Employment Application
  • Include any required documents specified in the Job Announcement
  • Submit all documents by the recruitment deadline as indicated on the Job Announcement to the Personnel Office located at NOR’s Administrative Office, 405 Galaxy Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93308
  • Applications for employment accepted only during an open recruitment

*Please note: The applicant is responsible for assuring that his/her application is submitted by the deadline to the Personnel Office, therefore, the Personnel Office discourages applications from being submitted at other NOR locations and makes no guarantees that the application will reach the Personnel Office by the position deadline.

 Conditions of Employment with NOR:

An offer of employment will be contingent upon passing the following:
  • A fingerprint clearance through the California Department of Justice
  • A background investigation may be conducted
  • Various positions require Post Offer Medical Exam, Functional Capacity Exam, Drug screen, and / or TB Skin test
  • Submit verification of identity and citizenship or legal right to work in the United States
  • Driving positions require a valid California Driver’s license and maintain a good driving record and some positions will require a DMV printout and/or copy of current auto insurance certificate
  • Employees under 18 years of age must provide a valid work (school) permit. If already graduated, proof of graduation may be required.

Full Time Positions

Groundskeeper – full time + benefits.  Must submit a DMV printout with application.  Application deadline is Friday, May 19, 2017.  1 open position, then develop an eligibility list for one year.


Regular Part Time Positions

Park Development Technician –  Must submit a DMV printout, typing certificate of a minimum 50 wpm and work samples with application.  Application deadline is Wednesday, May 31, 2017.  .

 Substitutes/On-Call Part Time or Eligibility List

Office Services – Substitutes.  To fill in during absences and shortages when needed.  Must submit a typing certificate of a minimum 25 wpm with application.  Application deadline is Friday, May 19, 2017.  Will also develop an eligibility list for one year.


Hourly/Seasonal Part Time

Aquatic Positions – Lifeguards and Aquatic Instructors

New Afterschool Coaches (Paid and Volunteers)

Next season, Flag Football and Volleyball, starts September 2017. Interviews start August 2017.
Click here if you’re interested in becoming a new Afterschool Sport Coach or download the Application below and submit to the Personnel Office.
Hourly/Seasonal Employment Application
Employee Job Interest Form – to be completed by current NOR employees.
Afterschool Sport Seasons:
  • Afterschool Flag Football and Volleyball – September through mid November (interviews start in August)
  • Afterschool Basketball –  January through mid March (interviews start in December)
  • Afterschool Track   –  March through April 
 Returning Afterschool Coaches (Paid and Volunteers)

Click here if you are interested in returning as a Coach in the upcoming Afterschool Sport season.  

 Class Instructors Needed

Do you have an idea for a class or program that you’re interested in teaching? Why don’t you share your interest and skills with others either on a paid or volunteer basis. NOR is always looking for new programs or classes to offer the community.  Use the form below to submit your idea(s).  You will be contacted by an NOR representative.

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