California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

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This was a great opportunity for me to advance and grow in life as well as be an example to others, while employed.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsYou will have an opportunity for advancement and growth as well as a true learning experience in hands on.

ConsThey require commitment and quality time in the department.

Advice to Senior ManagementTake time to learn each position that you are responsible for supervising/managing. Every good supervisor/manager must be also be a good servant!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    • Disapproves of CEO

     

    Professional experience working for the CDCR

    Correctional Officer (Current Employee)

    I have been working at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: - Excellent benefits - Reasonable salary - Interesting assignment opportunities (CRT, K-9, ISU, Parole,… Cons: - Extremely poor vetting process for new employee's - Lack of specific professional tracks (peace officer, business services, health care all converge and often cross… Advice to Senior Management: Make significant improvements to the background process which includes adequately training background investigator's to POST standards. Implement a serious and in-depth Correctional Academy for new… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

     

    Necessary agency

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation


    Pros: Public Safety, resource coordination for parolees. Cons: Not enough resources in community. Advice to Senior Management: Departmental connection with companies that will employ parolees More
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