Current Examinations in the State of California

Open Examinations

Applications are now being accepted for the following open examinations. Any applicant who meets the minimum qualifications may apply for these examinations, whether or not he/she is currently employed by the State of California. Click on the examination title to view the examination bulletin.

Forestry Assistant II
Open-Nonpromotional
Continuous Filing. Cut off dates will be scheduled periodically.

Water and Sewage Plant Operator
Open - Nonpromotional
Final Filing: November 21, 2016

Fire Captain
Open-Promotional
Final Filing Date: October 14, 2016
Study Guide

Deputy State Fire Marshal
Open - Nonpromotional
Final Filing Date: September 12, 2016

Communications Operator
Open
Final Filing Date: October 7, 2016

Communications Operator
Open
Continuous Filing. Cut off dates will be scheduled periodically.

Senior Aviation Officer
Open-Nonpromotional
Final Filling Date: August 12, 2016

Arson and Bomb Investigator (Revised)
Open - Nonpromotional
Final Filing Date: August 15, 2016

Fire Fighter II (Paramedic)
Study Guide
Open-Nonpromotional
Continuous Filing. Cut off dates will be scheduled periodically.

Forester I (Non-Supervisory)
Open-Nonpromotional
Final Filing Date: August 11, 2016

Forester II (Supervisory)
Open-Promotional
Final Filing Date: August 11, 2016

Deputy State Fire Marshal III (Specialist)
Open - Nonpromotional
Continuous Filing. Cut off dates will be scheduled periodically.

Deputy State Fire Marshal
Open-Nonpromotional
Continuous Filing. Cut off dates will be scheduled periodically.

Arson and Bomb Investigator
Open-Nonpromotional
Continuous Filing. Cut off dates will be scheduled periodically.


Departmental Promotional Examinations

Applications are now being accepted for the following departmental promotional examinations. Applicants must have a permanent civil service appointment with the Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. Applicants not meeting promotional requirements will not be admitted to the examination.

Administrative Officer I, Resources Agency
Departmental Promotional
October 21, 2016

Administrative Officer II, Resources Agency
Departmental Promotional
October 21, 2016

Administrative Officer III, Resources Agency
Departmental Promotional
October 21, 2016

Fire Captain
Open-Promotional
Final Filing Date: October 14, 2016
Study Guide

Fire Captain (Paramedic)
Promotional
Final Filing Date: October 14, 2016
Study Guide

Battalion Chief
Promotional
Final Filing Date:  September 12, 2016

Forester II (Supervisory)
Open-Promotional
Final Filing Date: August 11, 2016

Assistant Chief
Departmental Promotional
Final Filing Date: July 19, 2016



Career Executive Assignment (CEA) Examination(s)



Staff Services Analyst (SSA) (General) Transfer Examination

Open to employees of CAL FIRE or the Resources Agency who meet the requirements to laterally transfer to the SSA classification.
FFII/ FAE Hotline

For information regarding the Fire Fighter II (FFII), Fire Apparatus Engineer (FAE), and Paramedic Examinations, please call the FFII/FAE Hotline at (916) 445-7842.

Glossary of Terms
Terminology used in the civil service examination process.

CAL FIRE Facilities Directory
Contact your nearest CAL FIRE unit's personnel office for more information; or contact the CAL FIRE Sacramento Human Resources Office at (916) 445-7824.

 

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