Dating prison officer
Civil Service law requires that the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation administer competitive examinations for all qualified applicants based on each applicant’s education, work and legal history.
Back To Top Menu If my eyesight has been surgically corrected, will I be eligible to go through the selection process?Back To Top Menu Whom may I contact if I have a question about the application?Please contact our Customer Service Team at (866) 232-5627 or via email at Customer Service.Please contact your regional testing center to work with the testing manager to obtain the required documentation for reasonable accommodation.The phone numbers to regional testing centers are listed below. GOV is on your safe sender’s list so that emails from CDCR are not directed to your “junk” and “spam” mail.CDCR will be accepting applications for the YCO and the YCC on a quarterly basis (approximately every 90 days).
To be notified by email when we are again accepting applications for Youth Correctional Counselor and Youth Correctional Officer, please sign up for E-Notification located under Peace Officer Career Opportunities at
Whenever possible, candidates are assigned to Institutions closest to where they reside.
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To apply for Veteran’s Preference please visit the California Human Resources’ website at: Information.
Minimum qualifications include: Back To Top Menu When can I apply for a Youth Correctional Counselor and Youth Correctional Officer position with CDCR?