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DOJ employees have earned an outstanding reputation for meeting the highest professional standards, providing great service, and demonstrating courageous leadership and a commitment to excellence to the people of California. If you share our determination to make a better California, a better country and a better world, we invite you to join the very best and seek a career with the Office of the Attorney General, Department of Justice.

The California Constitution establishes the Attorney General as the state's chief law officer, responsible for ensuring that the laws of the state are uniformly and adequately enforced. The Attorney General is vested with broad powers and carries out these important responsibilities through the California Department of Justice. The Department of Justice is committed to fostering and maintaining an engaged and inclusive organizational culture that celebrates shared values and diversity, which are integral to excellence. Diversity is defined as the combination of characteristics that make each person unique and valuable. A commitment to diversity means creating a work environment that respects the differences, talents, and abilities of all employees and fosters a culture where everyone has the opportunity to excel. The Department of Justice includes over 4,500 employees who are engaged in a variety of law enforcement and legal services. The department's main offices are in Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Oakland and Fresno. The Attorney General and Department of Justice employees take seriously the mission to serve our state and work honorably every day to fulfill California's promise. We invite you to learn more about the exciting opportunities that await you as a employee with the Attorney General's Office, Department of Justice. In order to apply for any job with the California Department of Justice, you must take and pass the corresponding exam for the job. Also, please create a CalCareer account on jobs.ca.gov. This account allows you to submit an application via online and take exams, plus much more!

$3,148 - $3,945 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
Under general supervision, incumbents either: (1) review and/or process detailed and technical forms, files, etc., associated with multiple departmental programs or program areas; (2) review and/or process forms, files, etc., associated with a departmental program which requires especially detailed knowledge of the program so that difficult calculations can be made and/or processing can be done in cases where guidelines are not clear; (3) provide sensitive and detailed program information and/or direction to the public, employees, other public jurisdictions, or clients as a significant part of their duties; or (4) any combination of the above. Work is subject to occasional review. The incumbents will also: Reviewing and examining source documents and converting records from manual to automated formats Processing documents in error resolution; consolidating multiple records Disseminating information accurately and in a timely manner. Identifies data...
$4,507 - $5,598 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
Crime Analyst II Description: This is the advanced journey level. Under general direction, incumbents perform the more difficult and complex analytical duties; perform highly specialized research; make presentations to law enforcement and civic groups; prepare reports and publications; testify in court regarding work processes and products; and assist law enforcement on site. Incumbents may act as a lead and provide training to others. Knowledge of: Relevant policies and procedures The various terminology and acronyms used in Crime Analyst work Elements of the criminal intelligence cycle to be able to identify and describe the formalized steps of this process State and federal regulations, state codes, and policies as they pertain to the functions of criminal investigation. Ability to: Work independently to meet deadlines with minimal supervision Work productively as a member of a team Select important elements contained within reports Extract...
$3,460 - $5,096 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
Crime Analyst I Description: This is the entry through first journal level in the series. Under supervision, incumbents perform a variety of duties such as searching various databases and files for criminal history and individual information; analyzing a variety of records and data to identify patterns and validate information; searching and comparing fingerprints; analyzing applications (e.g., for licensure, certification, permit); and providing assistance and support to local law enforcement and related agencies, maintaining confidentiality and ensuring the appropriate release of records. A knowledge of the following would more likely lead you to becoming a more competitive candidate: The structure and content of the English language for oral and written communication Databases used to maintain information Policies regarding record management and access Computer applications such as word processing and presentation software. Minimum qualifications...
$3,635 - $4,823 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
Under the close direction of a Special Agent field training officer, the Special Agent Trainee assists in conducting criminal investigations involving the enforcement of various state and federal statutes. The Special Agent Trainee will be assigned to a field training officer for the duration of his/her probationary period to receive comprehensive, on-the-job training in the application of the principles and techniques of investigation and enforcement activities. The incumbent may be assigned to, and must be capable of providing assistance in initiating and conducting investigations in, any of the Department's enforcement or investigation programs. Special Requirements The position(s) require(s) a Drug Screening be passed prior to being hired. The position(s) require(s) a Background Investigation be cleared prior to being hired. The position(s) require(s) Medical Clearance prior to being hired. The position(s) require(s) Psychological Evaluation clearance prior...
$4,496 - $5,629 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
Under the direction of attorneys in the False Claims Unit and supervision by the Supervising Deputy Attorney General, the senior legal analyst (or legal analyst) will assist attorneys and professional staff in preparing for and participating in complex false claims actions including investigations, discovery, trials, hearings, settlement conferences and meetings. These positions entail responsible and varied litigation support work including electronic document management and information management projects including, but not limited to: Brief banks Trial presentations Event chronologies Time lines Transcript projects The senior legal analyst (or legal analyst) is responsible for gathering and tracking all evidence and discovery, reviewing paper and electronic data and working with the Litigation Support Section to ensure proper repository of documents. They serve as an electronic litigation support consultant and trains other section staff on...
$4,227 - $5,295 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
The Legal Support Supervisor I will supervise approximately a staff of 8 to 15 legal secretaries, executive support, one or more supporting clericals, and related general office services staff in the Sacramento Office of the Attorney General. The incumbents will plan, organize, and coordinates the activities of a team of legal secretaries and possibly other support staff providing a variety of secretarial services to a professional staff of attorneys and paralegals; establishes and maintains positive working relationships and effective communication between professional and support staff. The incumbents will also: Maintain attendance records Approves absences, overtime and leave usage requests Prepares probationary reports and annual performance appraisals for employees Initiates, prepares, reviews, recommends appropriate personnel actions, and participates in corrective interviews as needed Provides orientation and/or training for new employees...
$4,214 - $7,463 monthly
California Department of Justice 1300 I Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2020
Full time
Information Technology Associate Description: Under general supervision, incumbents typically perform a variety of recurring, well-defined tasks requiring occasional innovative problem-solving within guidelines and a scope that may encompass one or more units, functions or processes in the Business Technology Management, Client Services, or Software Engineering domains. Incumbent responsibilities may include: Execute guidelines for technology governance and process improvement Track, monitor, and audit information technology assets; analyze, develop and document business processes Formulate, deliver, and coordinate end user training; resolve client incidents or requests Install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot applications; research and analyze new client technologies Develop and update controls to ensure availability of systems and databases; maintain software product documentation Create, enhance, and maintain information technology software...
California Department of Justice Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Full time
Job Description and Duties The Employment and Administrative Mandate (EAM) Section of the California Department of Justice is seeking to hire civil litigators desiring to represent the interests of the People of the State of California at hearings, trials and appeals of all levels.  Applicants have the opportunity to join the State of California’s largest group of employment specialists as well as a diverse group of over 5,000 professionals who are dedicated to public service. Deputies assigned to the Employment and Administrative Mandate Section handle a broad range of civil cases.  We focus on public employment litigation in state and federal courts and provide employment-related advice to a large group of state agencies. We defend over 100 state agencies in connection with lawsuits involving claims under the Fair Employment and Housing Act, Title VII, and a variety of retaliation statutes, among others.  EAM attorneys handle the litigation matters from inception...
California Department of Justice Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Full time
Job Description and Duties To succeed in this role, it is highly suggested that the incumbent have experience in the following:  Proficient with HTML and JAVA programming Knowledge of the fundamentals of Industry Standard Best Practices and the principles of systematic problem solving to troubleshoot and test installations and designs Knowledge of servlets, JSPs and JAVA Database Connectivity (JDBC) API Knowledge and understanding of Oracle database, Oracle database methods, and application development methodologies and tools Knowledge of information technology systems software, programming, equipment, and capabilities in order to install, maintain, secure, and support hardware/software, apply patches and fixes and resolve problems Knowledge of Oracle client tools (e.g. SQLPlus) Knowledge of XML syntax and schemas,JSON Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships in order to participate in and lead projects, communicate...