California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Overview

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  • www.cdcr.ca.gov
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1856
  • Government
  • State & Regional Agencies
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) disciplines criminals and helps prepare them for life after prison. The agency manages the institutional custody of roughly 170,000 adult offenders and around 2,600 juvenile offenders, and provides supervision of ...
Mission: We enhance public safety through safe and secure incarceration of offenders, effective parole supervision, and rehabilitative strategies to successfully reintegrate offenders into our communities.

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Reviews

3.4
53%
Recommend to a Friend
51%
Approve of CEO
Dr. Jeffrey Beard
Dr. Jeffrey Beard
93 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 5 years
Recommends

Pros

Pay is great 6figures easily by just going to work your regular schedule! Benefits,retirement, schedule,freedom, easiest job in California and the pay!

Cons

No complaints best job in the state.
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Diversity & Inclusion at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

3.5
(100 Reviews)

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California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Interviews

Experience
Positive60%
Negative15%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online57%
Other24%
In Person11%
Difficulty
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  1. Registered Nurse Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Stockton, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 months. I interviewed at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (Stockton, CA)

    Interview

    Easy interview, asked a couple basic chest pain and diabetic scenario questions, mostly focuses on safety of the scene (always have officers ensure it’s safe better you enter a cell for emergency response etc)
    Interview

    What are some signs of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia and how do you address it

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Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

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What is paid time off like at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation?

...Flexible time off, able to leave work assignment as I wish....

October 4, 2021

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