Jobs and Exams

The Department of Fair Employment and Housing offers rewarding career opportunities.Becoming a member of the Department means that you are joining a family of dedicated, hardworking men and women responsible for protecting Californians from discrimination and hate violence. Once you join our team, there are many career options you can take as an investigator or an attorney.

Current Openings

The DFEH is recruiting for the following position.

ClassificationLocationFinal Filing DateDescription
Staff Services Manager IFresno EmploymentSeptember 11, 2015Duty Statement

Unless you are a current or former State employee and have return rights to the job classification, you must have successfully passed the examination for the appropriate job classification and be on a current employment eligibility list to compete for job openings at DFEH. If you are interested in one of DFEH's job recruitment above and are eligible to compete, please submit a standard State Application Form (STD 678) and resume (optional unless specified) that details your education and employment history to the address below. Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be interviewed. Final filing dates may be extended if positions are not filled.

Human Resources Office
2218 Kausen Drive, Suite 100
Elk Grove, CA 95758

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Examinations Open to the public and STATE EMPLOYEES

You must have successfully passed the examination for the appropriate job classification and be on a current employment eligibility list to compete for job openings at DFEH. Below is a list of exams that you may take so you are prepared to compete for future DFEH vacancies.

Exam Bulletins by Job ClassificationType of ExamFinal Filing DateClassification Description
Attorney(used to fill FEH Counsel)Open ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec
Attorney III(used to fill Senior FEH Counsel)Open ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec
Attorney IVOpen Examination
Continuous Testing
SPB Spec
Legal AnalystOpen Examination
Continuous Testing
SPB Spec
Special Investigator (exam used to fill FEH Consultant III, Specialist)Open ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec
Staff Services AnalystOpen Examination
Continuous Testing
SPB Spec
Associate Governmental Program AnalystOpen ExaminationContinuous Testing
SPB Spec
Staff Services Manager I(exam used to fill FEH Consultant III, Specialist)Open ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec
Staff Services Manager IIOpen ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec
Staff Services Manager IIIOpen ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec
Graduate Legal AssistantOpen ExaminationContinuous TestingSPB Spec

Promotional Exams

Promotional exams are open to current or former DFEH employees only. If you are a former employee and you need to confirm eligibility, please email the Human Resources office. You must apply on or before the final filing date.

Exam Bulletins by Job ClassificationType of ExamFinal Filing DateClassification Description
Promotional exam is not available at this time.