To qualify for job openings, you must have list eligibility, or reinstatement/transfer to the classification designated on the bulletin. To qualify for examinations, you must meet the minimum qualifications listed on the examination bulletin.If you are interested in a career with our agency, please send a standard examination application (STD 678) and a resume that details your education and employment experience to the address noted for the position or positions listed. All applications are to be postmarked by the final filing date. Applications will be screened and only the most qualified candidates interviewed. No faxed applications will be considered. Final filing dates may be extended without notice if positions are not filled.
An equal opportunity employer - equal opportunity to all regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age or sexual orientation. It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free state workplace. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the state, the rules governing civil service and the special trust placed in public servants.
For Disabled Individuals/Veterans: Limited Examination and Appointment Program (LEAP)
CalHR Frequently Asked Questions/FAQ
CalHR Veterans Preference Points
How to Get a State Job Video Tutorials
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The State of California also has some special employment-related benefits for veterans, including veterans preference points and applications. Visit the State Personnel Board website for more information.
Most Job Openings and Examinations require applicants to submit a standard Application Form (STD 678).
You may contact the CalVet Human Resources Division at 916-653-2535.