Step 2: Search and Apply for Job Openings 

The California Energy Commission is recruiting for the positions listed below, which are open to individuals who have successfully passed an assessment/exam and are on an eligibility list. If you have not taken an exam, visit Exams/Assessments. Current or former state employees may be eligible for vacancies under transfer or reinstatement rules.

Review the job openings below and click on the Classification Title to view the description and duties, minimum requirements, position details, duty statement, and application instructions.  The duty statement will provide details of the work involved for the specific position.

Tip for Applying

Please review the minimum requirements (or minimum qualifications) within the class specification and ensure that your application package clearly indicates how you meet the minimum qualifications based on your experience and education

Classification Title Date Posted Division / Office Final Filing Date Exam

Assistant Chief Counsel - RPA 530-268

04/16/2021 Chief Counsel’s Office 5/06/2021 ACC Exam

Associate Energy Specialist (TED) - RPA 530-268

4/12/2021 Renewable Energy /Local Assistance and Financing 4/26/2021 AES Exam
Electric Generation System Specialist I - RPA 820-276 4/19/2021 Energy Assessments/Demand Analysis/Demand Forecasting Unit 4/29/2021 EGSS I Exam
Electric Generation System Specialist I - RPA 530-118 Repost
Renewable Energy/Renewable Portfolio Until Filled EGSSI Exam

Electric Generation System Specialist I - RPA 520-281

4/19/2021 Renewable Energy/Renewable Portfolio 5/10/2021 EGSSI Exam
Energy Analyst - RPA 520-272 4/15/2021 Renewable Energy / Renewable Portfolio 4/29/2021 EA Exam
Mechanical Engineer - RPA 430-278 4/21/2021 Efficiency/ Building Standards 5/19/2021 ME Exam
Mechanical Engineer - RPA 580-273 4/20/2021 Renewable Energy / School Stimulus 5/04/2021 ME Exam
Office Technician (Typing) – RPA 208-271 4/14/2021 Administrative and Financial Management Services Division, Personnel Office, Classification & Pay Unit 4/24/2021 OT (Typing) Exam


The California Energy Commission's Recruitment and Outreach Coordinator is available to help you start your career today.

(916) 827-8310


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