Los Angeles City job resources

In order to preserve a fair and equitable selection process, we are unable to direct applicants to specific study materials. Applicants should review the Selection Process section of the job bulletin for the classification for which they applied in order to understand which exams they will be expected to take and the relevant content of those exams.  

For your convenience, links to City documents regularly referenced within the Selection Process section of job bulletins are provided below. For other study materials that may assist you in the examination process, such as Civil Service exam study guides, mathematics and English grammar study materials, and more, please refer to your local library.

contact info

700 E. Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
 Exam Information

Employment Services, Room 100
Civil Service Job Opportunities & Application Processing

Monday, December 19, 2022 to Friday, December 23, 2022
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Monday, December 26, 2022 to Friday, December 30, 2022
Hours: Closed

Starting January 3, 2023: Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Email: per.appdocs@lacity.org
Phone: (213) 473-9311

Central Services, Room 140
Examination Administration & Candidate Processing
Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Email: percsvc@lacity.org
Phone: (213) 473-9400

Examination Development & Research
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Email: per.testing@lacity.org
Phone: (213) 473-9163