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CalJOBSSM Information

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CalJOBSSM System Upgrade

Due to a scheduled system upgrade, CalJOBSSM will be unavailable from Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 8 p.m. through Monday, July 6, 2015 at 8 a.m.

We apologize for any inconvenience you may experience during the CalJOBSSM system upgrade.


The CalJOBSSM system is a redesigned online resource to help job seekers and employers navigate California’s workforce services by providing employment and labor market information for the State of California. The enhanced system allows users to easily search for jobs, build résumés, access career resources, find qualified candidates for employment, and gather information on education and training programs.

Getting Started

Note: Google Translate™ is not available within CalJOBSSM. For more information, please visit Google Translate™ Information.

Job Seekers

Complete the online application and create your own login information, including a username and password. You will need your Social Security Number to create a login.

Answer the on-screen questions, and begin your job search. Within minutes you will be looking through thousands of job openings statewide.


Complete the online application and create your own login information including a username and password. In addition to your company’s contact information, you will need your company’s Unemployment Insurance Tax Identification Number to create a login. Within minutes you will be looking through thousands of candidates statewide.

Benefits and Features

Job Seekers can:

Employers can:

Helpful Information

Setting Up Alerts

If you are logged in as a Job Seeker, you can learn how to set up alerts for job notifications by:

Unemployment Insurance Claimants

If you are an Unemployment Insurance claimant required to register in CalJOBSSM and the system indicates that you are already registered, please follow the steps below to retrieve your username and password:

You should be now in the system. If you are not, you will be prompted to request your account reset.

System Requirements

For more information about system requirements, visit the CalJOBSSM page and select “these settings” at the bottom of the page.

Resources for Workforce Partners

CalJOBSSM Resources for Workforce Partners provides information and links to webinars, videos, and other resources to guide Workforce Partners and EDD staff through the CalJOBSSM system.