Food Service Careers

Did you know that the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation provides its offender population and institutional staff with quality nutritional food?

CDCR is hiring Food Service Professionals who have a passion for cooking. Our teams play a crucial role in California’s adult institutions and youth facilities, as they provide essential food services to residents and employees.

Bulletins with Continuous Filing Dates

Note: Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis and will be retained for 12 months. After this period, applicants should submit a new application.

Exam BulletinsTesting Instrument
Cook Specialist 2, Correctional Facility Qualifications Assessment
Correctional Supervising Cook, Correctional Facility Qualifications Assessment
Supervising Correctional Cook, Department of Corrections Qualifications Assessment