Office of Legislative Counsel examinations and vacant positions are posted to the CalCareers website. Go to the “Advanced Job Search” and from the “Department” drop-down menu select “Office of Legislative Counsel.”
CalCareers also offers general information on finding employment with the State of California. Use the CalCareers job search to see the salary range and other details for OLC job postings and for state employment classifications generally.
For employment in civil service jobs, the hiring process starts with taking an examination for a particular classification, which establishes eligibility to apply for open positions.
If you are interested in applying for an examination or vacant position at the OLC, please create an account at CalCareers. This will give you the ability to apply for any exams and open recruitments, following the instructions in the bulletin for the exam or job. Additional supplemental materials may be requested and required. In most cases, applications will be submitted electronically. If you wish to email an electronic PDF application or mail a hard copy application, first complete your application at CalCareers.
If you have any questions about the minimum qualifications required to apply for exams or open positions, wish to obtain a hard copy of an Examination Announcement or Job Opportunity Bulletin, or are interested in learning more about current employment opportunities within the Office of Legislative Counsel you may call or e-mail us as follows:
Office of Legislative Counsel
Human Resources Office
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Legal Applicants Supplemental Application
All applicants for Graduate Legal Assistant and Deputy Legislative Counsel examinations and vacancies must complete the Supplemental Application in addition to the standard State of California job application. Applications received without a Supplemental Application will not be considered. The is available here:
If you require a hard copy or another format, please contact the Human Resources Office at OLC.HumanResources@lc.ca.gov.