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The City of Alturas is currently accepting applications for the full time position of Maintenance Worker I or Maintenance Worker II, based on qualifications and experience.  The successful candidate will perform:

Maintenance Worker I Position

This will require a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled maintenance, repair, and general construction work in water production and distribution, sewage collection and treatment, streets, drainage systems, airport, swimming pool, buildings, and all other duties as assigned.  The candidate must have a valid California driver’s license.  The beginning salary is $36,797.00 per year.

Maintenance Worker II Position

In addition to the Maintenance Worker I duties, the Maintenance Worker II candidate must possess a State of California Water Distribution Operator D2 certificate and a California Class B Commercial Driver’s License. The beginning salary is $38,661.00.

To Apply: Applications, and a detailed job description can be obtained at City Hall located at 200 W North Street. Applications will be accepted until September 9, 2022 at 5pm. Any questions can be directed to Human Resources via email at or by phone at 530-233-2512.

All candidates must pass a drug and alcohol test as well as a background check prior to final hiring.  The City of Alturas offers dental, vision, GAP, and life insurance at no cost to the employee and medical insurance with 80% of the cost paid by the City. The City participates in CalPERS retirement and has 13 paid holidays.

The City of Alturas is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Salary: $36,797 - $38,661 Annually