Bakersfield College

Human Resources

Current Job Openings: View current job openings at Kern Community College District. »

Current employees: More information, including forms, can be found on InsideBC.

Employee contracts, job descriptions, salary schedules, holiday schedules and more can be found on the District Human Resources website.

Human Resources services are split between the Bakersfield College and District Office locations.

Bakersfield College


Name Position Email Voice Phone Location
Amalia Calderon Manager, Human Resources at Bakersfield College (661) 395-4850
Lori Carlson Human Resources Assistant (661) 395-4675
Arisve Pimentel Human Resources Assistant (Classified & Temps) (661) 395-4066
Karla Quintero Human Resources Technician (661) 395-4067
Administrative Services Building
Kellie Tucker Human Resources Assistant (Adjunct & Management) (661) 395-4490


The following services are offered for employees at the Bakersfield College Human Resources office:

  • Fingerprinting (livescan)
  • Assist job placement with student worker fingerprinting
  • TB tests: Schedule, receive results for posting
  • Absence slips for Classified, Academic & Overload
  • Process all new hire paperwork (faculty/classified/adjunct/Professional Experts), enabling new hires to obtain email addresses and parking permits
  • Final authorization to area Deans on all employees’s employment paperwork completion
  • Collection of all time sheets for processing to District Office payroll, including:
    • Hourly
    • Classified
    • Sub Pay
    • Student Payroll Worksheets
  • Assist employees with changes in direct deposits, W-4 changes and changing emergency contacts
  • Evaluation center for all classified, faculty (including scanning of student evaluations on faculty) and Class Climate loading for confidential management
  • Process DMV auto agreements and verify insurance coverage for all BC drivers, including those using company vehicles
  • Processing of Special Compensation Agreement
  • Expedite all adjunct employment pools for area Deans, including placement on website
  • Facilitate all BC hiring committees to include management, faculty, classified and any part-time employment
  • Facilitate all Volunteer Agreements from throughout the campus
  • Handle all equivalency packets for review by committee
  • Headquarters for District and BC Professional Development - Faculty and Classified
  • Record and track training in KCCD-wide Banner computer system
  • Initiate campus retirement paperwork and other terminations to include employment clearing form, exit interview, return of campus keys and return of parking permits

District Office

The following services are handled directly at the District Office, 2100 Chester Avenue:

  • Worker Compensation
  • Medical and Dental Benefits - questions and concerns
  • PERS Contact
  • STRS Contact
  • Payroll questions about checks, including vacation, sick leave and floating holiday balance/s
  • All employment verification and letters of recommendation

For more information, see the District Human Resources website.