Welcome to Personnel Services

We are pleased that you are considering joining the dedicated staff at the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR). Our mission is to protect human health and the environment by regulating pesticide sales and use, and by fostering reduced-risk pest management. DPR has the nation’s most comprehensive state pesticide regulatory program, recognized internationally for overall excellence and particularly for its scientific rigor. Our team has a shared emphasis of effectiveness and equity to all those affected by pesticide use.

Each employee participates in seeing that the Department’s goals are met and contributes to the leadership we bring to the community to ensure pesticides are used safely. In short, our employees are the key to our success.

We welcome you to consider joining our team, and want you to know that we value open communication and collaboration. New employees bring new perspectives that catalyze innovative ideas. We hope you will consider becoming a DPR employee as we continuously improve the value we provide California’s citizens.

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