Applicant Information

Veterans' Preference Credits
Veterans who have received an honorable discharge may be allowed an additional 5 percent of their total earned score (providing the exam is otherwise successfully completed). To obtain this credit, veterans must provide:
  • A DD214
  • Proof of disability, if applicable
  • Other acceptable proof of service with each application
Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of Contra Costa County not to discriminate because of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, wheelchair use, marital status, sex, age or sexual orientation.

Reasonable Accommodation Available For The Disabled
Arrangements can be made to accommodate applicants with qualifying disabilities. For testing arrangements, please inform the Human Resources Department in writing at the time the application is submitted. Verification of the disability from a licensed physician is required.