BSCC Career Opportunities

The Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) provides leadership and support to local corrections systems in California. Our agency actively cultivates a positive, and supportive environment in the workplace to ensure that all staff members have the tools needed to complete our mission statewide. If you would like to be part of an agency that delivers leadership, excellence, and support to local corrections systems every day, please consider the following opportunities.


Current Openings

Senior Accounting Officer (Specialist)

Final Filing Date: February 2, 2024
Full SAO Announcement


Under the direction of the Chief Fiscal Officer, a Staff Services Manager II (M), the Senior Accounting Officer (Specialist), independently performs professional accounting work in the establishment and maintenance of accounts and records for the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC).

The incumbent must have knowledge of the State’s accounting practices and procedures, must ensure work assignments are completed within assigned deadlines, develop and maintain working relationships, treat others with respect, remain objective and open-minded while dealing with individuals or groups, participate in meetings, share ideas and information for a well-organized environment, work as a team and participate effectively towards Unit goals, show initiative in process improvement, and follow verbal and/or written instructions. The incumbent will recommend changes or alternatives that result in effective solutions to any financial issue that may arise.

Research Data Specialist II (6 Positions)

Final Filing Date: February 2, 2024
Full RDS II Announcement


Under general direction of the Research Data Manager, the Research Data Specialist II (RDS II) is a member of the Research Unit responsible for independently designing, organizing and conducting the evaluation of criminal and juvenile justice grant and pilot programs, special research projects, and the collection and analysis of data from local community corrections agencies. Evaluation and data collection in support of the Board of State and Community Corrections grant programs are the core focus of this position.

This position requires high-level writing and analytical skills, accuracy, and completed staff work including the ability to work independently and meet timelines and deadlines. This position works in conjunction with Field Representatives for the four (4) BSCC Divisions: Standards and Training for Corrections (STC), Corrections Planning and Grant Programs (CPGP), Facilities Standards and Operations (FSO), and the County Facilities Construction (CFC).

Field Representative (2 Positions)

Final Filing Date: February 5, 2024
Full FR Announcement


Under general direction of the Deputy Director, the Field Representative promotes public safety by formulating policy to ensure the safe operation of state and local correctional facilities; conducts inspections to evaluate compliance with policy; administers grant and local assistance programs; plans and completes complex research projects and special studies; and provides technical assistance to state and local corrections agencies.

Rotation of assignments and divisions may be required in order to alleviate the workload. Traveling to meet the needs of the assignment is required.