Seeking Entry-Level & Experienced Professionals

Looking for a high-quality career that offers excellent work-life balance? Ready for the next step? Whether you currently work for the State of California, or are new to state service, you’ve come to the right place. A CalPERS career is calling — we’re rolling out a rapid recruitment effort to find talented professionals to meet our workforce demand.

What’s Rapid Recruitment?

  • We’re hiring on a large scale
  • We’ve streamlined our processes so it’s easier and faster for candidates to be contacted
  • We’re hosting rapid recruitment hiring events, which may lead to same-day conditional offers

Current Openings & How to Apply

We have more than 10 priority vacancies in our Human Resources Division that are ready to be filled immediately. (More will be added soon, so be sure to bookmark this page and check back frequently.)

Apply Now

New to state service? You may need to pass an examination (Staff Services Analyst or Associate Governmental Program Analyst) to establish list eligibility to be hired. Access this short video that explains the CalPERS job application process. Or, if you prefer written instructions, visit How to Apply.

We Offer Generous Benefits

Starting your State of California career with CalPERS will more than meet your expectations. Current team members who came from private and nonprofit sectors describe the transition as “the best professional and personal decision they’ve ever made.” They attributed this statement to our dynamic culture, genuine support from leaders and managers, work-life balance, and perhaps the most important benefit, job security. We also offer:

  • Alternate work, telework, and/or hybrid schedules for eligible positions
  • Competitive Benefits & Compensation (incentive pay offered for eligible positions)
  • Continuous professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • A culture of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion that welcomes diversity of thought, experience, and background
  • An onsite cafe, Montessori childcare, fitness center, and parking (parking garage is currently free to CalPERS team members on Mondays and Fridays, subject to change)

We’re proud to serve those who serve California. Learn more about our benefits, location, and culture by visiting Why Choose CalPERS?