The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) announced today that it is opening the Correctional Officer application process beginning March 4, 2013 at 9 a.m. PST through 5 p.m. PST on March 7, 2013.

To apply, go to or during the open application dates starting at 9 a.m. PST on March 4, 2013 through 5 p.m. PST on March 7, 2013 and click on the Apply Now button. The application is available 24 hours a day for the duration of the open application period.