Job Posting

Department of Consumer Affairs



Final Filing Date: 5/24/2017

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.

It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.

Position Details

Job Control Details
Job Code #: JC-64500
Position #(s):
$4,600.00 - $5,758.00 A
# of Positions: Multiple
Work Location: Sacramento County
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Department Information

Do you enjoy a fast-paced workplace? Are you interested in a ground floor opportunity?
The Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation (Bureau) is looking for a dynamic, highly motivated individual that wants to work in a multi-tasking environment.  The Bureau is a newly established program and responsible for creating the statutory framework for both medical and adult use commercial cannabis. The Bureau is the lead agency to coordinate this effort with other state agencies including Department of Food and Agriculture and Department of Public Health. The Bureau’s primary mission is to protect the public and consumers which is carried out through various regulatory licensing, enforcement and disciplinary activities.

For interested individuals, it is anticipated the Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation will be moving to a new location within Sacramento County by the end of 2017 that will include security staff on premises and video monitoring for added security.

Job Description and Duties

Please see duty statement link

Application Instructions

Completed applications and all required documents must be received by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered.

Final Filing Date: 5/24/2017

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (Applications and any applicable or required documents) must be submitted electronically through your CalCareer account at

Required Application Documents

Please submit the following items with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Statement of Qualifications - Please see Applicant Instructions at the bottom of this posting for SOQ instructions.
  • Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Contact Information

The Hiring Unit Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

  • Hiring Unit Contact:
    Natosha Tamantini
    (916) 574-7389
  • Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

    EEO Contact:
    EEO Officer
    (916) 574-8280
  • California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.

Applicant Instructions

Statement of Qualifications Instructions:

An SOQ is a narrative description of how an applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities meet the qualifications for this position. Applications without the SOQ will be not be considered for the position. When completing the SOQ, applicants must follow these guidelines:

• Responses must be typed and limited to two (2) pages using no smaller than 12-point font size.

• Answer each numbered item separately and indicate the corresponding item number for each response. Be specific with your responses.


1. Please provide a detailed description of your experience with laws, regulations, and policies.

What were/are your duties and level of responsibilities?

Who reviews your work and who do you report to?


2. Please provide a detailed description of your writing experience including correspondence and reports.

What was/is the purpose of the correspondence and/or report?

What was/is required (i.e. – research, statements from SME, etc) to write the correspondence and/or report?

Who reviews your finished work?

Applicant Instructions

Please apply through your CalCareer account.

Any request to file in person or by mail should be directed to Elizabeth Wood at or (916) 574-8370. In person or mailed applications received without all Required Application Documents will be marked Incomplete.

Please indicate on your application JC 64500 Attn: E Wood.

DO NOT include full Social Security Number and LEAP information.

Multiple positions may become available.

Please note that the CalCareer does not allow you to resubmit your application once you withdraw it. If you have any updates to your online application after you have submitted it, please contact Elizabeth Wood at For all other questions regarding your CalHR Cal Careers account, you may contact the Cal Career Unit at (866) 844-8671.


You can apply for this job via the following method(s):

  • Electronic (through your CalCareer Account)
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