Drought-affected workers wanted for temp jobs

Posted at 3:38 PM, Jan 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-27 22:47:12-05

Officials with The Employers' Training Resource Program (ETR) said they recently received a national dislocated worker grant funding through the California Employment Development to provide temporary employment opportunities to individuals impacted by the drought. 

Officials said they are currently looking to fill jobs for the following positions:

  • Groundskeepers 
  • Maintenance Workers
  • Building Maintenance Workers
  • Road Maintenance Workers
  • Mower Repair Technicians
  • Plumbers and many more are being developed

Temporary Jobs Program Information. Please share if you know someone that has been unemployed for 27 weeks or longer and/or have lost their job due to the drought.

Posted by Greater Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, January 13, 2016

For more information about the Drought Temporary Jobs, you are asked to contact: Randy Lormand or Michael Saltz at 325-HIRE (4473) or visit their website at

These jobs are available across the county, until March 31st.