Jobs in Chico, California, United States

Chico, also known as the “City of Roses”, is a city in California that occupies the northeast edge of Sacramento Valley. General John Bidwell founded the city in 1860 and 12 years later, it was incorporated under a municipal corporation. With over 91,000 residents, Chico is presently the most populous city in Butte County. Chico is renowned for Bidwell Park, which is one of the biggest urban parks in the world and occupies a sixth of the total land area of the city.

The Chico Unified School District serves the city of Chico. It operates 23 elementary schools, 8 junior high schools and 2 high schools. The city also has several private schools and schools providing alternative education. The California State University, Chico enrols over 17,000 students in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Butte College is a community college located near the city that enrols over 12,000 students. The Cal Northern School of Law is a private law school in Chico that offers four-year law courses to working adults.

Chico boasts excellent infrastructure and public amenities, and the local community is renowned for its small-town cordiality. Bidwell Park is the prime attraction of the city and offers numerous recreational activities like swimming, golfing, star gazing, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking and para gliding. Other attractions in Chico include the Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, the Meriam Library, the Silver Dollar Speedway and the Nettleton Stadium, which also happens to be the home ground for the Chico State Wildcats baseball team.

Although the Chico Municipal Airport is located with city confines, it no longer handles commercial flights. The nearest airport is Sacramento International Airport, which is located at a distance of 87 miles from the city. Amtrak operates a railway station in Chico. The city boasts an extensive network of buses and shuttle services as well.

Job Opportunities in Chico, California

Honed as the regional hub for shopping, Chico has attracted several companies in the retail sector. Important retail companies with facilities in the city include Walmart, Target, Best Buy, Kohl’s and Forever 21. The California State University, Chico is by far the largest driving force in the local economy. Major employers in the manufacturing sector are Sierra Nevada Brewery, Koret of California, SunGard Public Sector, Aero Union and Sunset Moulding Company. Major Service sector employers in Chico include Enloe Medical Center, Butte County, California State University, Chico, Chico Unified School District and Tri Counties Bank.

Three organizations, the Downtown Chico Business Association, the Chico Chamber of Commerce and the Butte College Small Business Development Center provide assistance to businesses looking to set up operations in the city. Agriculture is one of the most profitable business sectors in Butte County. Other lucrative sectors for investment include food and beverages, medicine and healthcare, retail, recreation, education, technology and manufacturing.

Brilliant planning and management over the course of several decades has transformed Chico into the de facto hub for both business and leisure in the entire region, and a must-visit city for any job seeker.

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Business Unit: Military Experience Welcome!Benefits for new hires start on Day 1. Job Summary:Responsible for supervising a team of technical services personnel providing service and installation activity. Meets the ...
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Keurig Dr Pepper
MerchandiserThe Merchandiser is responsible for providing high-quality merchandising support for Keurig Dr Pepper brands to retail stores in Chico and Willows Position Shift and ScheduleThis is a full time ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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JC Penny
General Description Do you like serving customers and doing everything you can to make them happy? Do you like working in a fast and ever changing environment, with new shops, new fashion, and new technology? ...
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Universal Bankers at U.S. Bank break the mold of what it means to be a banker. Focusing on sales and service, Universal Bankers open accounts, handle teller transactions, inform customers of other products and services ...
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Social High Rise
NOW HIRING 2019 FALL INTERNS! We're a 7-year-old company and we've had the pleasure of working with dozens of fantastic interns over the past 6 years. We've worked hard to develop ...
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A&A Concrete Supply
READY MIX DRIVER - TRUCK DRIVERJOB DESCRIPTION SummaryAs a valued member of our team, you will drive a truck equipped with a concrete mixer to deliver concrete mix to job sites performing the following duties. Any ...
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Join Our Community of Food People!BASIC PURPOSE:The primary function of this position is to drive a tractor trailer and manually unload, using a hand truck or two-wheeler on metal truck ramps, various products (meats, ...
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Advantage Solutions
**Summary****Full Time Retail Sales Merchandiser**We are searching for a self-motivated Retail Sales Merchandiser. This position services and sells to retail accounts within an assigned territory, ensuring Client ...
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Wireless Advocates
Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Wireless Advocates is a third-party provider of wireless products and services both online and in approximately 600 retail locations nationwide. Together with Fortune 100 channel ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
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Company Description From its humble beginnings in 1888 as Glaser Bros., a single tobacco storefront in San Francisco, Core-Mark has grown into one of the largest distributors and marketers of consumer goods in North ...
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The Hartford Financial Services Group
As the Sr. Analyst you'd be responsible for the development, implementation and operational maintenance of technology services that support the Service Management department. This position reports to the Director of ...
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Signature Retail Services
We are looking for detail oriented people to apply to our Retail Construction Merchandising opportunity.The Reset Merchandiser completes merchandising and fixture installations in national home improvement ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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Recruiting Services
Job SummaryThe successful candidate will be an integral part of our organization and will assist the Manager in developing and executing a successful public relations strategy, to include event coordination and campaign ...
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FeldCare Connects is currently seeking a self-motivated Occupational Therapist to deliver premier excellence of care and is enthusiastic about working with adults of all ages.Job Description The Occupational Therapist ...
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Job Title: Major Appliance Customer Service Specialist Job Category: Store Associates Location Number: 000191-Chico-Store Job Description: Our Customer Service Specialist is responsible for ensuring, fast, friendly, and ...
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What does a Best Buy Sprint Mobile Expert do? The Sprint Mobile Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Sprint Experience across all aspects of the Sprint ecosystem. This role will achieve sales targets in ...
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