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California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Overview

Sacramento, CA
10000+ employees
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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 ... Read more

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.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, excellent retirement, good people

    Cons

    Working 5 days per week

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California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Interviews

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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sacramento, CA
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (Sacramento, CA) in June 2017.

    Interview

    I have to arrive 15 minutes prior the interview, I had to fill up forms about authorization Background check, 3 people on the interview panel, they provide a question sheet to read it.

    Interview Questions

    • 1.- What is your experience doing seasonal clerk duties?

      2.- How do you protect the confidential information, what is your experience doing that job?

      3.- What are your strength and weakness?

      4.-In a front desk, What do you do if you have a phone call waiting and the same time you have a person in front of you? what do you do in this case?

      5.- if We call to your current supervisor, what did he would say about you?

      6.- If you enter data in a spreadsheet how can you check if it is correct or not?

      7.- Rate 1 - 5 your training in the following tools:

      1.- Word
      2.- Outlook
      3.- Exel
      4.-Power Point

      8.-How you will prepare a meeting, what do yo do to ensure that everything will be good?   Answer Question
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