The Human Resources Department is dedicated to the recruitment of diverse and talented candidates looking for career opportunities with the City of Baker City. HR works directly with all City departments providing guidance and support through hiring, performance management, professional development, training, classification, compensation, contract administration, collective bargaining, benefits administration (including health promotion) and compliance with state and federal regulations. Additionally, HR assists with risk management as part of the Administration Department wherein staff assists with health and safety, workers’ compensation and ADA coordination. HR strives to create an environment that builds lasting employee relations while demonstrating excellent public service.

                                Current Vacancies:

Utility Worker II-The City of Baker City is accepting applications for the position of Utility Worker II in the Public Works Department.  Applications will be accepted through 4:00 p.m. Friday, April 7, 2017.
Minimum Qualifications: Utility Worker II is an entry-level Public Works position which performs a variety of semi-skilled maintenance work and operates a variety of equipment in the construction, operation, repair, maintenance and replacement of City water, sewer, street, storm drainage facilities, airport, technical services, warehouse, shop cemetery, park and golf departments.  Applicants must have a valid Oregon driver’s license and obtain a commercial driver’s license (CDL-B) within 120 days after hire.  Residence within 20-minute response time to city shop.  Salary range is $3,278-$3,799 per month plus benefits.  Pre-employment drug testing required.  
Position Description

Temporary Public Works Laborer - The City of Baker City is seeking applicants for a summer temporary Public Works laborer.  The individual must be 18 years of age or older and have a valid drivers’ license and a high school diploma or GED.  In addition, he/she must be enrolled in a college or trade school for the fall 2017 semester. See guidelines for the details and criteria for this program. Deadline for submitting applications is April 7th at 4:00 p.m.  Applications can be printed by clicking the link below or picked up at City Hall, 1655 First Street Baker City.  

Paid Part-time/Volunteer Firefighter - The Baker City Fire Department continuously reviews applications for on-call firefighters. If you are interested in learning more please visit the Fire Department's webpage.