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.
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.
As a supervisor or manager, you can find bargaining unit contracts, a hiring toolkit, as well as training courses for your employees. You can also learn more about performance management and the merit award process to recognize your employees for their hard work.
We have tools to assist HR professionals in managing their workforce and applying personnel policies, from recruiting and hiring applicants to administering benefits to workforce planning.
Forms & Publications
Merit System Services Program
Citizens Compensation Commission
The Tribal Consultation Policy aims to
ensure effective government-to-government communication and consultation
between CalHR and California Indian Tribes, consistent with the mission
CalHR Tribal Consultation Policy
Paul Starkey, Assistant Chief Counsel(916) 324-0489
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 (PDF) , available in Spanish (RTF) and English (RTF)