Examination Announcements

  • CEA Exams - Listing of all Career Executive Assignments available at DCA.
  • Open Exams - Listing of all exams open to the general public, including those on the Internet.
  • Promotional Exams - Listing of all exams open ONLY to current state employees.
  • DCA Exam Plan 2018-2019 - Listing of exams that will be administered in fiscal year 2018-2019.

CEA Exams

Career Executive Assignments are appointments to high administrative and policy-influencing positions for which the primary responsibility is the managing of a function or rendering of management advice to top level administrative authority.

Consumer Affairs is recruiting for the executive management positions listed below. To apply for any of these positions you must submit a State Application form 678, and a Statement of Qualifications. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a Statement of Qualifications.

What is a Statement of Qualifications? Each job announcement contains screening criteria that specify the level of employment and experience required for entry into the examination. The Statement of Qualifications is a description of your experience as it directly relates to the screening criteria.

The Department of Consumer Affairs is currently accepting applications for the following CEA examination(s):

Exam Title Final Filing Date
Cemetery and Funeral Bureau – Bureau Chief October 12, 2018

 


Transfer Exams

The Department of Consumer Affairs is currently accepting applications for the following transfer examination(s):

Exam Title Final Filing Date
Staff Services Analyst (General)
SSA Transfer Exam Request Form
SSA (Study Guide)
Continuous

The Staff Services Analyst Transfer Exam will be scheduled during the following months of each year:

March, June, September & December
(Month may vary depending upon candidate pool)


Open Exams

The Department of Consumer Affairs is currently accepting applications for the following open examination(s):

Exam Title Final Filing Date
Consumer Services Representative - Cut off Announcement October 4, 2018
Cosmetology Examiner I - Cut off Announcement September 20, 2018
Cosmetology Examiner II - Cut off Announcement September 20, 2018
Deputy Commissioner, Department of Real Estate Continuous Filing
Enforcement Representative I - Cut off Announcement October 4, 2018
Examiner in Barbering Continuous Filing
Inspector I Continuous Filing
Inspector, Board of Pharmacy Continuous Filing
Investigative Certified Public Accountant Continuous Filing
Medical Consultant (Advisory) Continuous Filing
Medical Consultant (Enforcement) Continuous Filing
Medical Consultant (Licensing) Continuous Filing
Nursing Education Consultant, Department of Consumer Affairs Continuous Filing
Personnel Selection Consultant I - Cut off Announcement September 26, 2018
Personnel Selection Consultant II Continuous Filing
Property Appraiser/Investigator (Office of Real Estate Appraisers) Continuous Filing
Senior Property Appraiser/Investigator (Office of Real Estate Appraisers) Continuous Filing
Supervising Property Appraiser/Investigator (Office of Real Estate Appraisers) Continuous Filing
Test Validation and Development Specialist I Continuous Filing
Test Validation and Development Specialist II Continuous Filing
Textile Technician I Continuous Filing

CalHR Online Examination List


Promotional Exams

The Department of Consumer Affairs is currently accepting applications for the following promotional examination(s):

Exam Title Final Filing Date
Enforcement Representative II - Cut off Announcement October 4, 2018
General Auditor II - Cut off Announcement October 12, 2018
General Auditor III - Cut off Announcement October 12, 2018
Inspector II Continuous Filing
Supervising Inspector, Board of Pharmacy Continuous Filing
Textile Technician II Continuous Filing

If you have any questions or comments, please contact our examination main line at (916) 574-8370.