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Work for California

From entry-level jobs to student opportunities to full career paths, the state of California offers a wide variety of opportunities for job applicants. The state offers comprehensive benefits for its employees, who provide essential and exceptional service to millions of Californians every day.

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State Employees

Learn about the services and benefits we offer state employees. For new employees, we offer an orientation to help you navigate the intricacies of state service. For current employees, we offer details about benefits, training, and promotional opportunities.

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Supervisors & Managers

As a supervisor or ​manager, you can find:​​​​​​

  • Bargaining unit contracts
  • Hiring toolkit
  • Training courses for your employees
  • Performance management
  • The merit award process
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State ​HR Professionals

We have tools to assist HR professionals:

  • To manage their workforce
  • Apply personnel policies
  • Recruitment and hiring applicants
  • Administering benefits
  • Workforce planning
  • Employee recognition
  • And more! ​

Our Leaders

Visit the State of California Governor, Gavin Newsom, website  ​
Amy Tong, Secretary, Government Operations Agency
View CalHR Director, Eraina Ortega, biography

CalHR Chief Deputy Director Monica Erickson

​CalHR Tribal Consultation Policy

The Tribal Consultation Policy aims to ensure effective government-to-government communication and consultation between CalHR and California Indian Tribes, consistent with the mission of CalHR.

CalHR Tribal Consultation Policy

​CalHR Tribal Liaison

Monica Erickson, Chief Deputy Director
Phone: (916 ) 322-5193

​Language Access

It is the policy of the California Department of Human Resources (CalHR) to provide service in the language of our customers.

If you feel that we have not provided you with adequate interpretation services or have denied you an available translated document, you may submit a complaint to CalHR's Equal Employment Opportunity Office. Please refer to the Language Access Complaint Process and Complaint Form CalHR-270, available in Spanish and English. ​

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