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California Prison Industry

CALPIA Careers

Last updated: May 26, 2023

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California Prison Industry Authority (CALPIA) offers exciting opportunities statewide! CALPIA has a variety of roles for individuals with experience and expertise in specialty trades.

With over 150 different job classifications, we want you to make a career at CALPIA! We have positions ranging from marketing professionals, a full cost accounting department, Human Resources, IT support, Web and graphics designers, legal services, contracts and procurement analysts, and 84 operational specific enterprises, allowing for endless possibilities with our agency.

Career Opportunities

To apply for a career with CALPIA, visit and start your journey today. Before applying, review our current list of exams and self-assessments. To complete an exam self-assessment for CALPIA Department specific classifications you must create a CALPIA Career account (this is separate from your CalCareers account).

How to Apply for a State Job

Your career with the State begins with your CalCareers account. For more information on the entire application process, visit Hiring Process.


Current Jobs Available

To view all job openings currently posted visit: CalCareers.

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