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Applying for a job with NOR

  • Apply online through NEOGOV Career page: 
  • Can also complete a District Employment Application by clicking on the application packet link under each job opening listed.
  • 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, online or deliver to the Personnel Office located at the Riverlakes Administrative Complex, 3825 Riverlakes Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93312
  • Applications for employment are 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 - Pre Employment 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 with application.  May be required to submit a copy of current auto insurance certificate upon hire.
  • Employees under 18 years of age must provide a valid work (school) permit. If already graduated, proof of graduation may be required.

NOR is an equal-opportunity employer.

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