Golden Empire Transit District (GET) uses NeoGov, an online database application for posting current job openings. If this is the first time you are applying using our online job application, you will need to create an account and select a Username and Password. After your account has been established, you can build an application by clicking on the “Build Job Application” link. This application can be saved and used to apply for more than one job opening. Please note that some positions require additional documents and those positions will require you print out and submit the required documents to:

Golden Empire Transit District
Human Resources Department
1830 Golden State Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301

You may also upload documents online to your GET application.

The District has an opening for the following position:
Facilities Maintenance/Utility Worker $23.61/hr.

Job Summary:
Performs a variety of highly skilled facilities maintenance/utility responsibilities ensuring the operational efficiency, effectiveness and safety of Golden Empire Transit District’s facilities and passenger amenities.

Essential Job duties and Responsibilities:
The following duties are typical of those performed by employees in this job title; however, employees may perform other related duties. A detailed job description can be requested from the District’s Human Resources Department.
• Maintains bus shelters, benches, route sign poles and other passenger amenities.
• Performs janitorial duties including steam cleaning, restroom sanitation, recycling and trash collection.
• Performs work relative to installation, renovation, construction, repair, maintenance and preventative maintenance inspections of buildings, premises, equipment and property.
• Performs electrical, plumbing, carpentry, welding, hydraulic, pneumatic, HVAC, concrete, roofing, landscaping and other facilities maintenance work and repairs.
• Inspects and diagnoses problems with equipment and makes repairs or replacements of worn or defective parts.
• Enters records from completed maintenance tasks, use computer terminal for data entry.

Minimum Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED
• Minimum of two years’ experience performing facility maintenance & equipment repair
• A valid California Class C driver’s license with a driving record acceptable to the District’s insurance underwriter
• Reading, mathematical and written language skills in order to perform the essential functions of the job

Pre-placement physical and drug screen required. The successful candidate will also be required to undergo a Department of Justice background investigation. Proof of current COVID-19 vaccination required at time of hire.

Applications may be obtained from the GET office, printed from GET’s website, or completed on GET’s website, Completed applications and current Official K4 DMV printout with seal, must be returned to Golden Empire Transit District, 1830 Golden State Avenue, Bakersfield, CA. 93301. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completed applications. EOE. OPEN UNTIL FILLED.