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The Recruitment Process

Job Line & Application InformationApplications are accepted at the Human Resources Department at:

City of Yuba City
1201 Civic Center Blvd.
Yuba City, CA 95993

No postmarks will be accepted.

Applications are accepted in the following form:
Assessment Process
Depending upon the position, qualified applicants may participate in a written test, practical exercise, panel interview hiring process and background check. Based on their results on the assessment, candidates’ names are placed on a certified list. The hiring department will then conduct interviews and make a hiring decision. 

Recruitment Process
The City of Yuba City’s recruitment process was established in accordance with City’s personnel Policies and Procedures to ensure quality, accuracy, and consistency. When a department has an allocated, budgeted open position, the hiring manager completes a recruitment request form to begin the recruitment. The Human Resources Department representative meets with each hiring manager to determine the time lines for the recruitment. Recruitment time lines, notices, and advertisements may vary depending on the hiring department’s needs. The Human Resources Department publishes and distributes job announcements that include opening and closing dates for the recruitment and the functions and requirements of the position being recruited. Advertisements may include local and surrounding newspapers, Web postings, job search journal, radio, television and mailing lists. The City also broadcasts its openings on Comcast channel 19.

Create a Personal Profile and Apply Online:

Apply online by visiting Follow these steps to get started:
  1. Choose a career opportunity of interest to begin an online application and click "apply".
  2. Create an account and input your personal information.
  3. Once the application is complete, submit your application.
Note: The information saved during the application process may be used for future job applications submitted through NEOGOV.

Sign up for New Recruitment Notifications:
NEOGOV offers an opportunity to be notified by email of the newest job openings as soon as the City opens a position. Here’s how to do it:
  1. Go to
  2. Navigate the menu in the top left-hand corner and click on "Job Notifications".
  3. Select the job categories of interest and enter an email address to be notified when openings become available.