Why Work for California?

Great Benefits
Job Security
Work with a purpose
As the largest employer in California, the State of California offers more than 600 career paths in more than 200 departments, meaning no matter where you are with your education or experience level, we have the job for you. From benefits to advancement opportunities, becoming a State employee can provide you with the employment security and growth you desire.

Upcoming Events

Sacramento State All Majors Career Fair
Tuesday, March 5, 2024
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PST
Custodian Hiring Event
Wednesday, March 6, 2024
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM PST
Pathways to State Employment for Job Seekers
Wednesday, March 6, 2024
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM PST
2024 Virtual Career Connect Session - Research Scientists
Wednesday, March 20, 2024
12:00 AM - 1:30 PM PST

Need Help?

Whether you're thinking about applying for the State of California, changing your career path, or looking for upward mobility as a current State employee, we've compiled resources to help guide your journey.

Working for California

Wonder what it's like working for the State of California? Check out these videos from State employees across a variety of departments and job roles!

Connect With Us

Have more questions about the application process? Visit CalCareers for FAQs and contact information.