Questions and Answers about State of California

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What is the interview process like?


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A little intense and back ground check

Answered - Correctional Officer (Former Employee) - Folsom, CA

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First you must take a State issued test for all of the different positions. Then you must have an interview with a group of staff.
My last position was a written test, interview and then a 6 week academy similar to a police officer academy just not as long.

Answered - Correctional Officer/Youth Counselor (Former Employee) - Chino, CA

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They pretty much want to know if your in it for the long haul. They also want to know if your the right fit for the position. Whether its Legal Secretary work or Security work, they want to know you have the experience and background to adapt to the work. Its interesting and it enjoyable.

Answered - Security Officer (Current Employee) - Sacramento, CA

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Simple and uncomplicated

Answered - RECYCLE WORKER I (Former Employee) - Chino, CA

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There is none they hire anybody whether you want the job or not

Answered - Janitorial/ Tutor (Former Employee) - Susanville, CA

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Challenge but learning and well needed

Answered - Calpers (Former Employee) - Sacramento County, CA

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Intensive, enjoy working with public, and be effective.

Answered - Motor Vehicle Representative / Field Office (Former Employee) - San Marcos, CA 92078

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They are relatively easy.

Answered - Office Services supervisor III (Current Employee) - Sacramento, CA

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Hiring process is lengthy. They want only the best

Answered - Correctional officer (Current Employee) - State prison, Kern County

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