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Open Examinations

Examinations for other Departments

CalHR maintains a listing board of Exams & Job Vacancies from all California departments.

Eligibility List Disclosure

CalHR maintains the eligibility lists of examination results at their "Eligibility List Disclosure" page.

Current Open Exams

Applications are now being accepted for the following classifications. Any candidate who meets the minimum qualifications may apply for these examinations.

Last updated on October 23, 2018
Examination Title Final Filing Date
Accountant Trainee Continuous / Internet Exam
Accounting Administrator I (Specialist) Continuous / Internet Exam
Accounting Administrator I (Supervisor) Continuous / Internet Exam
Accounting Administrator II Continuous / Internet Exam
Accounting Officer (Specialist & Supervisor) Continuous / Internet Exam
Administrative Assistant 1 Continuous /Various Cut-Off Dates
Administrative Assistant 2 Continuous /Various Cut-Off Dates
Assistant Chemical Testing Engineer Continuous / Internet Exam
Assistant Telecommunications Engineer Continuous / Internet Exam
Associate Accounting Analyst Continuous / Internet Exam
Associate Environmental Planner Continuous / Internet Exam
Associate Environmental Planner (Archeology) Continuous
Associate Environmental Planner (Architectural History) Continuous
Associate Environmental Planner (Natural Sciences) Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst Continuous / Internet Exam
Associate Management Auditor Continuous / Internet Exam
Associate Steel Inspector Continuous / Supplemental Application
Associate Telecommunications Engineer Continuous / Internet Exam
Associate Transportation Planner Continuous / Training & Experience (T&E)
Attorney (Deputy Attorney, Caltrans)* Continuous/ Internet Exam
Attorney III (Deputy Attorney III, Caltrans)** Continuous/ Internet Exam
Attorney IV (Deputy Attorney IV, Caltrans)* Continuous/ Internet Exam
Attorney V (Deputy Attorney V, Caltrans)** Continuous/ Internet Exam
Auditor I Continuous / Internet Exam
Building Maintenance Worker (Department of State Hospitals) Continuous / Training & Experience (T&E)
Caltrans Electrical Technician Continuous / Training & Experience (T&E)
Caltrans Electrician I Continuous/ Supplemental Application
Caltrans Electrician II Continuous/ Supplemental Application
Caltrans Electronics Specialist (Repair Laboratory) Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Caltrans Equipment Operator 1 & 2 Continuous / Internet Exam
Caltrans Heavy Equipment Mechanic Continuous / Internet Exam
Caltrans Highway Maintenance Worker Continuous / Internet Exam
Caltrans Landscape Maintenance Worker Continuous / Internet Exam
Caltrans Landscape Specialist Continuous/ Education & Experience (E&E)
Caltrans Regional Administrative Officer Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Custodian Continuous / Written
Deckhand (Ferryboat) Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Digital Print Operator II Continuous/ Education & Experience (E&E)
Deputy Attorney (Caltrans)*
*Caltrans is utilizing the CalHR online Attorney exam to hire for the Deputy Attorney (Caltrans) classification.
Continuous/
Internet Exam
Deputy Attorney III, Caltrans**
**Caltrans is utilizing the CalHR online Attorney 3 exam to hire for the Deputy Attorney III (Caltrans) classification.
Continuous
Internet Exam
Deputy Attorney IV, Caltrans***
***Caltrans is utilizing the CalHR online Attorney 4 exam to hire for the Deputy Attorney IV (Caltrans) classification.
Continuous
Internet Exam
Deputy Attorney V, Caltrans****
****Caltrans is utilizing the CalHR online Attorney 5 exam to hire for the Deputy Attorney IV (Caltrans) classification.
Continuous
Internet Exam
Dispatcher-Clerk, Caltrans Testing Period October 10 - 26, 2018
Drawbridge Operator Continuous / Training & Experience (T&E)
Environmental Planner Continuous / Internet Exam
Environmental Planner (Archeology) Continuous / Internet Exam
Environmental Planner (Architectural History) Continuous / Internet Exam
Environmental Planner (Natural Sciences) Continuous / Internet Exam
Equipment Materiel Manager I Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Equipment Materiel Specialist Continuous / Internet Exam
Executive Assistant Continuous / Written
Executive Secretary I Continuous / Written
Executive Secretary II Continuous / Written
Ferryboat Master Continuous/ Performance
Foundation Driller Continuous/ Supplemental Application
Heavy Equipment Mechanic Apprentice, Caltrans Continuous/ Internet
Information Officer I (Specialist) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Information Officer II Continuous/ Internet Exam
Information Technology Associate Continuous / Internet Exam
Information Technology Specialist I Continuous / Internet Exam
Information Technology Specialist II Continuous / Internet Exam
Information Technology Specialist III Continuous / Internet Exam
Information Technology Supervisor I Continuous / Internet Exam
Information Technology Supervisor II Continuous / Internet Exam
Information Technology Technician Continuous / Internet Exam
Labor Relations Analyst Continuous / Internet Exam
Labor Relations Specialist Continuous / Internet Exam
Landscape Associate, Caltrans Continuous / Internet Exam
Landscape Technician Testing Period: November 2018
Legal Analyst Continuous/ Internet Exam
Legal Secretary Continuous/ Internet Exam
Legal Support Supervisor I Continuous/ Internet Exam
Maintenance Mechanic Continuous/ Written
Maintenance Worker, Tunnels and Tubes

Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)

Materials and Stores Specialist Continuous/ Internet Exam
Materials and Stores Supervisor Continuous/ Internet Exam
Mechanical Engineer (Department of Water Resources) Continuous
Office Assistant (General) and (Typing) Continuous/ Written
Office Technician (General) and (Typing) Continuous/ Written
Operator, Tunnels & Tubes Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Personnel Specialist Continuous/ Internet Exam
Personnel Supervisor I and II Continuous/ Internet Exam
Personnel Technician I Continuous/ Internet Exam
Plumber I Continuous/ Written
Program Technician Continuous
Program Technician II Continuous
Program Technician III Continuous
Right of Way Agent Continuous/ Internet Exam
Safety Specialist, Caltrans Continuous/ Supplemental Application
Secretary Continuous/ Written
Senior Accounting Officer (Specialist & Supervisor) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Senior Delineator Continuous/ Education & Experience (E&E)
Senior Environmental Planner Continuous/ Internet Exam
Senior Landscape Architect, Caltrans Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Senior Legal Analyst Continuous/ Internet Exam
Senior Management Auditor
Supervising Management Auditor
Continuous
Internet Exam
Senior Personnel Specialist Continuous/ Internet Exam
Senior Telecommunications Engineer
Supervising Telecommunications Engineer
Continuous
Internet Exam
Senior Transportation Engineer, Caltrans (CA High Speed Rail Authority) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Senior Transportation Planner Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Special Investigator Continuous/ Internet Exam
Staff Services Analyst (General) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Staff Services Management Auditor Continuous/ Internet Exam
Staff Services Manager I Continuous/ Internet Exam
Staff Services Manager II (Supervisory) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Stationary Engineer Continuous/ Written
Structural Design Technician I Continuous/ Written
Structural Steel Painter Continuous/ Written
Structural Steel Painter Apprentice Testing Period: November 2018
Structural Steel Welder Continuous/ Education & Experience (E&E)
Senior Management Auditor
Supervising Management Auditor
Continuous
Internet Exam
Senior Telecommunications Engineer
Supervising Telecommunications Engineer
Continuous
Internet Exam
Telecommunications System Analyst I
Telecommunications System Analyst II
Continuous
Internet Exam
Telecommunications Systems Manager I (Specialist) Continuous / Internet Exam
Toll Collector Continuous
Transportation Engineer (Civil) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Transportation Engineer (Electrical) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Transportation Engineering Technician Continuous/ Internet Exam
Transportation Planner Continuous/ Internet Exam
Transportation Surveyor (Caltrans) Continuous/ Internet Exam
Transportation Surveyor Party Chief (Caltrans) Continuous/ Training & Experience (T&E)
Tree Maintenance Worker (Caltrans) Continuous / Internet Exam
Warehouse Manager I Continuous/ Internet Exam
Warehouse Manager II Continuous/ Internet Exam
Warehouse Worker Continuous/ Written

Caltrans Open Exams Contact Info

Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
Office of Examination & Executive Selection Services - MS 86
P.O. BOX 168036
Sacramento, CA 95816

Examination Receptionist

Phone: (916) 227-7858
Email: askexams@dot.ca.gov

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