Application Process

Does OPOS conduct the Parole Agent Exams?

No, OPOS does not conduct the Parole Agent or Youth Parole Agent examination. Please contact the Office of Workforce Planning for further assistance at (916) 322-2545.

OPOS only conducts examinations for Correctional Officer, Youth Correctional Officer, and Youth Correctional Counselor. After the written examination, all CDCR peace officer classifications are processed by OPOS.