City of Chubbuck Job Openings

Thank you for viewing our employment page.  Our goal is hire great employees who will help the City succeed in delivering quality services with maximum efficiency.  The City of Chubbuck is an Equal Opportunity Employer and preference will be given to qualified veterans.

The City of Chubbuck only accepts resumes for open positions.  Applications are only accepted if requested by the City for an open position.  You may deliver or mail your resume to the City Offices or you may email the resume and requested documents to

Email will be the primary method by which we communicate with you so please provide an accurate email address  and plan to check it regularly.


Parks Maintenance Worker

Open Until Filled

Primary duties include but are not limited to operating and maintaining City irrigation systems. Other duties include but are not limited to commercial herbicide and fertilizer application, mowing and trimming, maintaining and operating splash pads, snow removal and other maintenance and custodial tasks.

This is a non-exempt position eligible for overtime pay. The starting pay rate is $17.77 to $20.97 per hour and is negotiable depending on experience and qualifications. City benefits apply.  

The preferred candidate will have experience with commercial irrigation systems.   Parks and Recreation licenses and certifications are also preferred as are OSHA safety certifications.  However, these certifications and licenses are not required at hire, but after hire the selected candidate must obtain specific licenses and certifications within set time frames.

To apply, please submit a resume to or deliver your resume to the City of Chubbuck – Attn HR, 290 E Linden Ave, Chubbuck, Idaho 83202.

Roadway Maintenance Worker I

Open Until Filled

This is a non-exempt position eligible for overtime pay.  The entry level pay is $17.77 to $20.97 per hour. Pay is negotiable based on certifications and experience. City benefits apply.

The principal functions are to perform semi-skilled construction, maintenance, and repair work on City streets, rights-of-ways, buildings and facilities.  The work includes manual labor and operation of construction vehicles and equipment as authorized.  CDL holder is preferred or a CDL must be obtained within 90 days of hire.  CDL training is paid for by the City.

A high school diploma or GED equivalency is required. CDL and experience driving in a City environment is preferred.  After hire, must be able to meet certification requirements on assigned construction vehicles.  One year of experience in street system construction and maintenance or closely related field is preferred. 

To apply for this position, send a resume to  

Emergency Communications Officer – Dispatch

The City of Chubbuck is currently accepting resumes for an Emergency Communications Officer.  Emergency Communications Officers use specialized equipment and critical thinking to quickly and accurately provide dispatch and communication support services for Police, Fire, Emergency Services, and Animal Control personnel.

This is a non-exempt position eligible for overtime pay.  The entry level pay is $21.50 per hour.

Applicants are required to complete an extensive application and undergo a thorough background investigation and other rigorous testing and evaluation.

Special Qualifications: 

  • Must work non-traditional hours and varying shifts as dispatch is staffed 24 hours a day including weekends and holidays;
  • Idaho POST dispatch certification is required within one year of employment;
  • NCIC / ILETS certification is required within three months of hire;
  • Notary Public certification is required.

Acceptable Experience and Training

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required;
  • Some experience and/or training in police dispatch, police communications, or police clerical work is preferred; or
  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the work.

To apply for this position:

  1. Complete the application: Communications Officer Application
  2. Deliver your completed application along with all required attachment to the Chubbuck Police Station at 5160 Yellowstone Avenue, Chubbuck Idaho 83202.
  3. You may contact if you have questions.

Police Officer – Patrol

Posting Open Until Filled

The City of Chubbuck is currently accepting applications for the position of Patrol Officer. This is a non-exempt position eligible for overtime pay.  The entry level pay is $26.02 per hour.

The principal functions of a Patrol Officer are to enforce state and local laws and ordinances, respond to calls for the protection of life and property, conduct criminal and non-criminal investigations, make arrests and perform other assigned law enforcement and public safety duties. All officers must successfully complete the Field Training Program and become Idaho POST (Peace Officer Standard and Training) Certified within the first year of employment.

Interested candidates begin the selection process by completing and submitting an extensive application including all required supporting documents. Failure to disclose information or providing false information will result in disqualification.  This is followed by cognitive testing. Candidates meeting expectations will participate in an oral board interview.  Candidates who pass the oral board will then be subject to physical testing, a background investigation, truth verification, psychological evaluation, medical examination and drug screening.

To apply for this position, please complete the application available on this page.  Please return the application and all supporting documentation in a sealed envelope to the City of Chubbuck – Attention Human Resources at 290 East Linden Ave., Chubbuck Idaho 83202.  The completed application and all requested supporting documents must be received. Electronic documents can be sent to

Patrol Application


Scott Gummersall
HR Director
(208) 237-2430- Ext. 179

Hours of Operation

City Hall Lobby Hours
Monday thru Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm

Friday 7:30am-11:30am


City Hall / Mayor's Office

(208) 237-2400
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202



Inspections / Permits

(208) 417-7176
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Public Works Yard

(208) 237-2430
175 Park Lawn
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Police Station

(208) 237-7172
5160 Yellowstone Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Utility Billing

(208) 417-7175
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Public Works

(208) 237-2430
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Fire Station

(208) 237-3212
4727 Yellowstone Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202