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Peace Officer Testing for High Desert State Prison & CA Correctional Center

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Lassen Community College

478-200 California 139

Student Union/Cougar Cafe Building 10

Susanville, CA 96130

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Join the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) Family!

Are you looking for a new career in law enforcement in your local community? Register to learn about the challenges, rewards, security, and prestige of becoming a correctional officer with CDCR at this exclusive event. Seating is limited!

Discover the outstanding opportunities for correctional officer careers at High Desert State Prison (HDSP) and
the California Correctional Center (CCC)!

Attendees will hear an informational presentation on becoming a peace officer, learn about the hiring process, and have an opportunity to speak with HDSP and CCC recruiters and correctional professionals. Then apply and if qualified, take the written exam on the same day!

FAQs

What are the minimum requirements?

The minimum requirements for peace officer are:

  • U.S. Citizen or applied for citizenship

  • 21 years of age (20 at the time of application)

  • U. S. high school diploma/GED

  • No felony convictions

What if I already applied for a CDCR peace officer position?

If you are currently in the peace officer selection process, please contact m_OPSSss@cdcr.ca.gov

Are there incentives for working at HDSP and CCC?

Recruitment and retention salary incentives will be paid to persons accepting positions at the institutions listed above. Detailed salary information can be obtained at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov.

Is there priority processing for HDSP and CCC candidates?

If you are willing to work at HDSP or CCC, you will receive priority processing. Although processing times will vary for each candidate, priority processing may reduce processing time by three to six months from Physical Fitness Test completion to institution assignment.

Is there a cost to attend?

There is no fee for attending this event, however, we ask that you register at Eventbrite as seating is limited.

Is this an all-day event?

Yes. Attendees will hear an informational presentation on peace officer careers, the hiring process, and have an opportunity to speak with recruiters and correctional professionals and apply in the morning. Accepted applicants will return that afternoon to take the written exam.

Do I have to attend both days?

No, you will only attend a single day session. Please select the day that will best suit your schedule.

Is parking available?

Parking is available onsite and is free of charge.

What should I bring?

A valid state driver’s license or identification card, passport, civil service ID, or military identification card will be accepted.

Cellphones will be permitted for the presentation and application only.

How can I prepare for the written exam?

You can download a sample of the written exam here.

All testing materials will be provided for you. Please do not bring cellphones, calculators, or other electronic items with you to the afternoon portion of the event.



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Lassen Community College

478-200 California 139

Student Union/Cougar Cafe Building 10

Susanville, CA 96130

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