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Community Safety & Health Promotion

The Community Safety & Health Promotion classifications work to help Californians achieve their full potential by ensuring that everyone has safe places in which to live, work, play and fully participate in all activities of daily life free of violence or injury.

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California Diabetes and Pregnancy Program

The California Diabetes and Pregnancy Program (CDAPP) Sweet Success provides comprehensive technical support and education to medical personnel and community liaisons to assist in promoting improved pregnancy outcomes for high-risk pregnant women with pre-existing diabetes and women who develop diabetes while pregnant, gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).

​​How to apply

Step 1: Create or Login to Your CalCareer Account

With a CalCareer account, you can take state civil service examinations, store different versions of your application, apply for vacancies, track your application status and save your resume all in one place.

Step 2: Take Examination/Assessment

Before you can work for the State, you need to take and pass an examination for the job type (classification) that you wish to be considered for employment. The assessment process can take many forms (i.e. self-assessments or written exams) and maybe required to be completed in-person or online. Examination Bulletins list the minimum qualifications and the steps required to apply and/or complete the examination/assessment. If you have current or past state experience, you may have Transfer Eligibility or Reinstatement Rights.

  
  
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Public Health Nutrition Consultant II$5,386.00-$7,072.00Multiple8H1AM0210/19/2022
Public Health Nutrition Consultant III (Specialist)  $5,916.00-$7,767.00Multiple8H1AM0310/19/2022
Public Health Nutrition Consultant III (Supervisory)$6,186.00-$7,742.00Multiple8H1AM0410/19/2022
Health Education Consultant II$5,464.00-$7,174.00Multiple5H11109/16/2022
Health Education Consultant III (Specialist)$6,003.00-$7,878.00Multiple5H17509/16/2022
Health Program Specialist I$6,061.00-$7,587.00Multiple0PBHCContinuous
Health Program Specialist II$6,658.00-$8,334.00Multiple0PBHJContinuous

​Step 3: Search and Apply for Jobs

Once you have taken the examination or established eligibility for the job type that you wish to be considered for employment, you may be considered for open positions in that job type by applying for job vacancies. Login to your CalCareer account, locate the job posting you wish to apply for and click on “Apply for This Job” and follow the prompts.

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Health Program Specialist I - Disease Intervention Specialist Project Coordinator$6,061.00-$7,587.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Infectious DiseasesSTD Control Branch OfficeJC#33027110/5/20220PBHCContinuous
Environmental Scientist - Retail Food Safety Trainer$4,145.00-$7,926.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Environmental HealthFood & Drug Branch - Sacramento HQSacramentoJC# 33095410/7/20229PB01Continuous
Environmental Scientist - Food Safety Inspector$4,145.00-$7,926.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Environmental HealthFood & Drug Branch - FresnoFresnoJC# 33107210/7/20229PB01Continuous
Environmental Scientist - Retail Food Safety Trainer$4,145.00-$7,926.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Statistics and InformaticsDivision OfficeSacramentoJC#33114210/10/20229PB01Continuous
Health Program Specialist I - Education and Outreach Lead$6,061.00-$7,587.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityHealthcare-Associated Infections ProgramContra CostaJC#33123010/10/20220PBHCContinuous
Supervising Food And Drug Investigator - Supervising Investigator$7,759.00-$10,101.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Environmental HealthFood & Drug Branch - NatomasSacramentoJC#33167810/13/2022
Supervising Food And Drug Investigator - Supervising Investigator$7,759.00-$10,101.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Environmental HealthFood & Drug Branch - GlendaleLos AngelesJC#33168010/13/2022
Health Program Specialist II - Quality and Performance Management Specialist$6,658.00-$8,334.00Permanent Full TimeSacramentoJC#33213010/20/2022Continuous
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