The Administrative Services Section is responsible for providing administrative, accounting, contracts, financial, human resources, purchasing, and labor relations services to the department. The Section is comprised of two areas:
Accounting and Purchasing Branch
Financial Analysis and Human Resources Branch
The Section provides timely customer service-based administrative policy and procedures as well as, but not limited to, the technical assistance, customer service, and support to manage Cal OES employees and provide financial technical assistance to external customers. Supporting Cal OES which is comprised of approximately 950 employees and a budget of more than $1.4 billion, the section administers a wide array of services.
During disaster response and recovery operations, the office works to ensure personnel staffing needs are met, while working to assure financial resources are effectively tracked and managed.