Want to start a brewery in an old train station? Interested in almonds or olives?

Maybe you want to be an English teacher, a bookkeeper, or invent the next new app. If you can dream it, there’s a place for you here. No matter your experience, age, interest, or skill set, Chico offers a diverse range of industries, and if your dream job or company doesn’t exist yet–there are plenty of opportunities to start it yourself.

Chico is home to some of the top employers in the state, and beyond!

Employers are known to care deeply for their teams, and more often than not, employees become family and friends. Competitive salaries and benefits, combined with more affordable housing than any other urban hub, ensure Chico is an optimal choice for your next career or investment move.

Enloe Medical Center

California State University, Chico

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

Tri Counties Bank

Build with Ferguson


Other top employers to note:

In addition to the nearly 900 companies and professional services at home in our fair city, Chico also provides a robust amount of employment assistance for first-time employees and those looking for a career change.

Alliance for Workforce Development
Current job listings and multiple monthly training programs

Grow Manufacturing
Platform for manufacturing job opportunities

Chico Chamber of Commerce
Membership organization that provides resources, support, and promotion of Chico businesses.

Recruiting and Staffing agency for employers

Adecco Chico
Staffing and temp agency

Rush Personnel
Staffing and temp agency