Career Opportunities & Exams
We offer jobs in both custody and non-custody environments to support the vision, mission, values and goals of our department.
We’re Recruiting Correctional Officers
Register for our career fair
- Exam Schedule
- Open Exams
- Promotional Exams
- SSA Transfer Exam
- Out of Class info for Exams
- Online Testing Platform Resources
CDCR has adult institutions throughout California that are regularly looking to hire. View all CDCR vacancies.
CDCR’s Facility Locator page provides links to each adult institution’s web page, where you can view job vacancies, regional information, photos and more.
General Information for Job Seekers
- How to Apply for a State Job
- Writing a Resume
- Statement of Qualifications, Desirable Qualifications, and Supplemental Questionnaires
- Job Analysis
- Criminal Record Supplemental Questionnaire
- California Law Prohibits Workplace Discrimination and Harassment
- Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law
Government Alliance on Race & Equity (GARE)
- We are working to achieve racial equity and advance opportunities for all. View our path forward and check out our informational videos!