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There Are Many Benefits Caltrans Offers Its Employees

  • HEALTH AND DENTAL INSURANCE - Choose from a variety of health and dental benefit plans for you and your family. Visit CalPERS for more information.
  • VISION CARE INSURANCE - You are automatically enrolled into the state's Vision Program.
  • RETIREMENT PLANS - Visit CalPERS for more information on the retirement plans offered by the state.
  • PAID HOLIDAYS - Paid state holidays, plus 1 personal holiday each year.
  • VACATION - Paid vacation, based upon years of employment.
  • SICK LEAVE - Eight hours sick leave each month.
  • ALTERNATE WORK SCHEDULES – Caltrans offers 4/10/40 and 9/8/80 alternate work schedules, depending on the particular work requirements and at the supervisor’s discretion.
  • EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM – Confidential consultation, assessment, and referrals are available at no cost.
  • EDUCATIONAL REIMBURSEMENT – Caltrans may provide partial educational reimbursement for college classes or training that are career related, for upward mobility and special programs.
  • SAVINGS PLUS PLANS - The State offers a 457 Deferred Compensation plan and a 401K plan for customized savings.
  • TELEWORK – Caltrans offers the opportunity to work at home, depending on the particular work requirements and at the supervisor’s discretion.
  • Family Care and Medical Leave (CFRA) and Pregnancy Disability Leave
  • MILITARY LEAVE - You may be allowed to take up to 30 calendar days with pay for military leave each year.
  • BEREAVEMENT LEAVE - You are allowed up to 24 hours paid time off if a member of your family dies, based on union contract.
  • JURY DUTY - You may serve with no loss in pay.

Statewide Alerts and Other Information

Contact Information

General Information:

General Information Line: (916) 654-2852

Media Inquiries:
Find your local Caltrans media contact on our
Public Information Officers page
or call our
Media Line: (916) 657-5060.

Submit a Customer Service Request

You can also call
1-800-427-7623
for current highway conditions or find more information about roads, traffic and travel on
Caltrans' Travel page.

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
1120 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
1120 N Street
MS 49
Sacramento, CA 95814

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