Recruitment Announcement: Job Openings at Cal OES


The Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) is recruiting for several positions. Cal OES is a dynamic and fast-paced organization with a problem-solving mentality. The department takes pride in being innovative, agile and taking bold action to advance our mission of protecting Californians from hazards of all types.

California Cybersecurity Integration Center Commander

Cal OES is looking for a dynamic, innovative, and collaboratively minded leader, with a passion for both public service and cybersecurity, to serve as Commander of the California Cybersecurity Integration Center. The successful candidate will be well versed in leading teams of IT and Cyber Threat Intelligence professionals and have 5-10 years of related experience in cybersecurity management or a similar role.

  • Salary Range: $13,900 – $18,931.00
  • Location: A hybrid of telework and an in-person role located in Mather, California.
  • Deadline to Apply: 6/20/22
  • How to Apply: Cal Careers

Lead UI/UX Architect/Designer

Cal OES is looking to fill the role of UI/UX designer/architect as part of our expansion plans within the Information Technology Branch. As a Senior UI/UX designer/architect, the position will be focused on delivering the next-generation customer-centric, elegant, data-informed strategic solutions experience for Cal OES business programs, rethinking how they do business and helping them to run more effectively. The successful candidate will be well versed in user interface design patterns and standard User-centered design methodologies, with strong Visual & Interaction Design skills and a solid understanding of UX Processes and Design Thinking.

  • Salary Range: $8,488.00 – $11,375.00
  • Deadline to Apply: 6/23/22
  • How to Apply: Cal Careers

Senior Public Information Officer, IMAT

Cal OES is looking to fill the role of Senior Public Information Officer that is part of the deployable Incident Management Assistance Team within the Crisis Communications and Public Affairs Team. This position will respond to emergencies and disasters within the state, under the direction of the Crisis Communication & Public Affairs Assistant Director and Deputy Director, IMAT Director, and IMAT Deputy. When activated on an incident, this position is responsible for a wide range of tasks including gathering, verifying, coordinating, and disseminating accurate, accessible, and timely information.

  • Salary Range: $6,695.00 – $8,319.00
  • Deadline to Apply: 6/29/22
  • How to Apply: Cal Careers

California Earthquake Early Warning Program Division Chief 

Cal OES is looking to fill the position that oversees the Earthquake Early Warning Program, Earthquake Warning California, the Earthquake Early Warning Advisory Board, and the administrative function of the Division. Cal OES’ Earthquake Early Warning Program is responsible for efforts to reduce earthquake risks and promoting awareness, planning and preparedness in vulnerable areas of California. This position provides the management, leadership, and direction of the assigned programs.

  • Salary Range: $8,254.00 – $10,274.00
  • Deadline to Apply: 7/9/22
  • How to Apply: Cal Careers

For information on other jobs at Cal OES, please visit Cal Careers.