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Entry-Level Positions

Job classifications in this field are designed to provide entry-level opportunities. Typical roles may include duties designed to support and supplement the work being performed in a specific area, in which staff gain exposure and experience which would lead to the potential for future career trajectory.

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Administrative Assistant

Employees in this class are responsible for relieving an administrator of assigned administrative detail, for carrying out assignments on their own initiative without detailed instructions, and for obtaining facts on which decisions or recommendations may be based. The Administrative Assistant may serve to increase the capacity of an administrator to carry out duties and responsibilities of his/her position as determined by the Department Program. 

​​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.

  
  
Locations Title
  
  
  
Program Technician II$3,042.00-$3,812.00Multiple2PB30Continuous
Office Technician (Typing)$3,038.00-$3,916.00Multiple4PB2402Continuous
Office Technician (General)$2,983.00-$3,849.00Multiple4PB2401Continuous
Office Assistant  (General)$2,345.00-$3,323.00Multiple4PB25Continuous
Program Technician I$2,630.00-$3,640.00Multiple2PB29Continuous
Personnel Technician I$2,618.00-$3,838.00Sacramento5PB33Continuous
Accounting Technician$2,983.00-$3,849.00Sacramento3PB04Continuous

​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.

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Local Contract Analyst $5,149.00-$6,446.00Limited Term Full TimePublic Health Emergency PreparednessPublic Health Emergency PreparednessSacramentoJC# 1628358/16/20199PB041/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Surveyor Technician$3,042.00-$3,812.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityField Operations Region IV - Santa Rosa / Redwood CoastSonomaJC# 1675548/19/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Associate Budget Analyst - Budget Analyst $5,149.00-$6,446.00Permanent Full TimeAdministration DivisionFinancial Management BranchSacramentoJC# 1678448/20/20195PB041/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Information Technology Associate - Customer Service Associate $3,877.00-$7,075.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionData Center & Operations Branch – HQSacramentoJC# 1678968/21/20197PB331/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Management Services Technician - Abused Substance Analysis Section$2,822.00-$4,111.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Environmental HealthFood & Drug Laboratory Branch - RichmondContra CostaJC# 1677568/20/20194PB421/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Call Center Technician $3,042.00-$3,812.00Permanent Full TimeExecutive DivisionLaboratory Field Services Branch - RichmondContra CostaJC# 1681078/22/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Surveyor Technician$3,042.00-$3,812.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityField Operations Region III - San FranciscoSan FranciscoJC# 1681628/22/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Staff Services Analyst (General) - Branch Analyst $3,186.00-$5,334.00Permanent Full TimeAdministration DivisionFinancial Management BranchSacramentoJC# 1559618/22/20197PB341/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Custodian - Janitor$2,530.00-$3,166.00Permanent Full TimeAdministration DivisionProgram Support Branch - RichmondContra CostaJC# 1682408/23/20191/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Support Technician$3,148.00-$3,945.00Permanent Full TimeExecutive DivisionLaboratory Field Services Branch - RichmondContra CostaJC# 1686378/26/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Surveyor Technician$3,148.00-$3,945.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityField Operations Region I - OrangeOrangeJC# 1690948/29/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Surveyor Technician $3,148.00-$3,945.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityField Operations Region IV - ChicoButteJC# 1691158/29/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Program Technician II - Amendment Customer Service Specialist$3,148.00-$3,945.00Limited Term Full TimeCenter for Health Statistics and InformaticsVital Records Registration BranchSacramentoJC# 1689478/28/20192PB301/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Staff Services Analyst (General) - Contract Analyst $3,298.00-$5,360.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Environmental HealthEnvironmental Management BranchSacramentoJC# 1689898/28/20197PB341/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
Staff Services Analyst (General) - Application Analyst $3,298.00-$5,360.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityField Operations Region IV - Centralized Application UnitSan BenitoJC# 1691348/29/20197PB341/1/0001 12:00:00 AM
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