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The PG&E Program is focused on paid work experience and career development activities for young adults between the ages of 18 and 24 in the Hinkley community and surrounding area.

PG&E Youth Program

Outdoor Facilities Maintenance Program

Career Institute and Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) select program participants to work in a paid work experience. Participants also receive training in career development, education planning, and life skill development. 



Duties Include: 


  • Landscape maintenance

  • Fence building and maintenance

  • Posting and installation of signage

  • Maintenance and installation of irrigation systems

  • General clean-up of litter and debris

May perform any combination of tasks using shovels, hoes, pruning shears, saws, and ladders.



Job Description

Work Schedule Requirement: 


  • Monday through Thursday (30 hours a week) in the Hinkley area.

Extras may include: 

  • Monthly career development activities and education planning 

  • Daily Safety Training to include: learning the fundamentals of safe work practices set forth by California Standards

  • Forklift Certification

  • First Aid Certification

  • OSHA Courses

  • Hazwhopper Certification


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Young adults between ages 18 and 24 living in Hinkley, Barstow or Lenwood area

  • Ability to understand and follow directions with a commitment to safety

  • Ability to work outdoors in all kinds of weather

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds

  • Have reliable transportation

  • Must be attending a post-secondary training program such as college, GED, etc.


Wage: You will be paid the current minimum wage with possible increase related to performance.

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