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Human Resources

About Human Resources

Located on the first floor of the City Hall North Building, the Human Resources Division invites you to explore the variety of career opportunities the City of Bakersfield has to offer.

The Mission of Human Resources is to contribute to the City of Bakersfield’s success in meeting the needs of the citizens of Bakersfield by providing customer-focused Human Resources expertise that is value added. 
The City of Bakersfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

News & Highlights


July 13, 2018 

This information is only for the Police Officer/Academy Graduate/Lateral candidates that applied for Police Officer/Academy Graduate/Lateral recruitment #01095 and received a notification from the City of Bakersfield’s Human Resources Office, inviting you to the examination on either July 10, 2018 or July 21, 2018. Please click on the "Read More" button below and follow the instructions.

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Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Human Resources Department
1600 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, California 93301

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday 

Office: (661) 326-3773 
Benefits: (661) 326-3094 
Job Hotline: (661) 326-8837 
TDD: (661) 321-0916