Find your way at DCA

Career Opportunities

The Department of Consumer Affairs has many exciting career opportunities available and is committed to hiring and retaining quality employees. DCA employees help carry out the mission and vision of the department: to be the premier consumer protection agency through effective enforcement activities and oversight of California’s licensed professionals. We recognize and value employee contributions and talent, and foster leadership development and the professional growth of our workforce.

How to apply

How to Apply

The career opportunity job postings provide detailed instructions on the application process. It is recommended applicants create a CalCareer Account and apply online.

Current DCA Career Opportunities

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You must take and successfully pass an examination to be eligible for appointment with the State of California.

DCA Examination Plan

DCA Examinations

DCA Career Executive Assignment Opportunities

State of California Examinations