Assistant or Associate Planner

  • City of Chico, CA
  • Chico, California
  • Dec 21, 2020
Full Time Planning and Development
  • Salary: $48,859.20 - $67,350.40 Annually USD

Job Description

Position Information

This recruitment is to fill up to two vacancies. The positions will be staffed as an Assistant or Associate Planner, depending on candidate qualifications.

Pay range for the Assistant Planner is $23.49 to $32.38 per hour.

Pay range for the Associate Planner is $27.04 to $37.27 per hour. The Associate position is exempt from overtime.

This recruitment is continuous, until filled, and applications are reviewed as they are received.

NOTICE: The City of Chico is committed to inclusion and a diverse workforce and has made candidate applications anonymous to reduce implicit bias in the hiring process. Candidate names, addresses, and other Personally Identifiable Information (PII) are auto-redacted on applications sent to the department. Due to this redaction, resumes, certificates, or any other attachment with PII will not be forwarded until after an interview schedule is determined. As such, candidates should ensure that the entered "Work Experience" and "Certifications" sections match the submitted resume.

Job Description

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Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Assistant Planner
Experience : One year performing duties comparable to those of a Planning Technician or Planning Aide with the City of Chico.

Education : Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in planning or a related field.

Additional Requirement : Possession of a valid California Driver License.

Associate Planner
Experience : Two years performing duties comparable to those of an Assistant Planner with the City of Chico.


Education : Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in planning or a related field.

Additional Requirement : Possession of a valid California Driver License.

AICP Membership is desired for this position.

Additional Information

The City of Chico is looking for individuals who are results-oriented, possess great attitudes, demonstrate creativity and innovation, work efficiently, show a record of success and have a PASSION for public service. Having the best employees provides the best service to the community.

APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED ONLINE, THROUGH THE NEOGOV SYSTEM.

If this is the first time you are applying using the online job application, you will need to create an account and select a Username and Password. After your account has been established, you can build your application which can be saved and used to apply for other City of Chico employment opportunities.


Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure applications are received by the City of Chico Human Resources Office.

Degree, Licenses, Certifications and/or Equivalencies: Candidates must include copies of items listed as a minimum qualification; failure to provide required certificates by the close of the recruitment will result in candidate disqualification. If this position requires a typing certificate: typing certificates must have been issued within one year and the net speed must match the minimum requirement listed in the job description. For standardization, net speed will be calculated by subtracting the number of errors from the gross WPM. Internet generated typing certifications are not accepted. Equivalency for experience and/or education listed within a job description may be established pursuant to the City-wide Classification Plan and through coordination with Human Resources. Candidates seeking an equivalency must contact Human Resources, at (530) 879-7900, for instructions on submitting an equivalency request. Being minimally qualified for a position does not guarantee a candidate progression through the full recruitment process.

Travel and Recruitment Related Expenses: The City of Chico does not reimburse applicants for any travel or expenses in connection with applying for employment, unless authorized by the City Manager.

Pre-Employment Processing: Applicants may be required to pass fingerprinting and a medical examination as a condition of employment or promotion. Medical exams may include a fitness exam, psychological exam, and a drug and alcohol screening, depending on the position. E-verify is used to determine candidate eligibility to work in the United States.

The City of Chico is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports workforce diversity. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The City of Chico will consider individuals with disabilities based on their qualifications to perform the essential functions of the position for which they are applying and will provide reasonable accommodation in the application and/or testing process. If you require accommodation in the application and/or testing process, please notify the Human Resources Office within seven (7) days of the need for accommodation, so appropriate alternative arrangements can be made.

If you have any questions, or need additional assistance regarding City of Chico employment opportunities, please contact the Human Resources Department at (530) 879-7900 or jobs@chicoca.gov .
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Job Address

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