Pursuant to Government Code section 19795, subdivision (a), the Cal OES equal employment opportunity (EEO) program, administered under the direction of Robin Frazier, EEO Officer, reporting directly to the director of Cal OES, Mark Ghilarducci, is responsible for ensuring Cal OES has non-discriminatory employment policies and practices and provides EEO to all job applicants and employees. The EEO Officer is responsible for developing, implementing, coordinating and monitoring the Cal OES EEO Program. Additionally, the EEO Officer is responsible for bringing issues of concern regarding equal employment opportunity to the appointing power, and recommending administrative changes as necessary for the effective implementation of the agency’s equal employment opportunity plan.
The EEO Officer is responsible for providing agency-wide leadership to achieve equal employment opportunity in every aspect of employment. The EEO Officer monitors Cal OES’ recruitment, examination, hiring, and retention policies and procedures to ensure that no non-job-related barriers or discriminatory practices exist. In addition, the EEO Officer shall monitor, analyze, and report on appointments of employees and the composition of oral examination panels. It is the mission of the Cal OES EEO Office to enhance careers within the agency by:
The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to the principles of non-discrimination and equal opportunity in both employment and in the delivery of services. Cal OES is committed to ensuring that the work environment of its employees, volunteers, grant subrecipients, and contractors are free from all forms of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation based on the following:
Cal OES is committed to a workforce that represents the State of California workforce and will review the composition of the applicant pool for all vacancies to identify under-representation. For any position that may be under-represented, Cal OES will do the following: