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  • www.chp.ca.gov
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1929
  • Government
  • State & Regional Agencies
  • Less than $1 million (USD)

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The state mascot of California is the grizzly bear; an unofficial one for the California Highway Patrol (CHP) might be the duo Ponch and Jon, motorcycle-cops of the TV series "CHiPs." CHP is committed to preventing property damage, injuries, and (worse) loss of life on the ...

California Highway Patrol Reviews

3.6
53%
Recommend to a Friend
75%
Approve of CEO
Joe Farrow
Joe Farrow
32 Ratings
Oct 26, 2020
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"Low Morale, Good Pay"

Current Employee - Officer in Los Angeles, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at California Highway Patrol full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great pay
Great benefits
Work anywhere in California
Wide variety of assignments

Cons

Low morale
Low staffing
Unclear department mission
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Diversity & Inclusion at California Highway Patrol

2.9
(4 Reviews)

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California Highway Patrol Interviews

Experience
Positive73%
Negative27%
Getting an Interview
Applied online50%
Other38%
Employee Referral13%
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    Personnel Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    It took about a month to get an interview, there was not exercise to complete before the interview day like other state agencies, however before the interview, the person takes to a separate room to complete a short test and you are given a calculator to assist. The interview itself was very standard
    Interview

    what are the duties of a personnel specialist and what experience do you have that fits these duties?

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What is health insurance like at California Highway Patrol?

...Retirement, and lifetime health insurance after 20 years of service....

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