Human Resources

CDCR’s Human Resources is dedicated to providing premier customer service, recruitment, training, and employee wellness.

HR Offices & Contacts

Office of Personnel Services
The Office of Personnel Services (OPS) assists employees with pay and benefits issues. In addition they assist managers in making staffing and related decisions.
Help Desk: (916) 322-2469

Office of Workforce Planning
The Office of Workforce Planning (OWP) ensures accurate projections of the current and future hiring and training needs of the department for recruitment and selection services.
Main Line: (916) 322-2545

HR Administration Unit
The Human Resources Administration Unit (HRAU) provides centralized oversight and fiscal accountability for the HR budget, purchasing, contracts, and hiring for HR programs.
Main Line: (916) 322-2350
Fax: (916) 322-6791

Employee Health and Wellness
Employee Health and Wellness (EHW), consisting of the Office of Employee Wellness (OEW) and Office of Employee Health (OEH), provides a wide variety of health-related support and program administration for CDCR employees, including wellness programs, substance abuse testing policy guidance, and communicable disease prevention.
Main Line: (916) 327-8570
Toll-free: (855) 897-9822
Fax: (916) 445-4797

Executive Appointments Unit
The Executive Appointments Unit (EAU) administers recruitment, examining, and appointment processes for Career Executive Assignment (CEA) positions (i.e., high administrative and policy influencing positions), as well as the recruitment and appointment processes for all exempt positions (i.e., appointments made by the Governor of California ) within CDCR.
Main Line: (916) 322-2545
Fax: (916) 327-9991

HR Forms

CDCR Forms

Non-CDCR Forms