Transportation Engineer, Civil (TEC) and Transportation Electrical Engineer (TEE) Online Examinations

IMPORTANT: The State of California is acting quickly to protect public health and safety as we respond to novel coronavirus (COVID-19). CALTRANS will be postponing all CALTRANS in-person exams until further notice. We aim to provide the public updated information as it becomes available. We appreciate your patience as work to minimize new introduction of the virus and delay community spread continues.

Steps to Apply

Caltrans has immediate openings for Transportation Engineer (Civil) throughout the state. To apply, simply follow the four step process:

Transportation Engineer (Civil)


Take the online Training and Experience Evaluation/Exam at: Select "Take or schedule an exam."


Select "Transportation Engineer (Civil)"


Upon successful completion of the exam, refer to the state map below to determine where you want to work.


Contact the appropriate Caltrans representative for job opportunities. You may also search for Caltrans vacancies at the California Department of Human Resources (CalHR) CalCareers website.

Transportation Engineer (Civil) and Transportation Electrical Engineer Written Hurdles

If you would like more information regarding the written hurdle for either the Transportation Engineer (Civil) classification or the Transportation Electrical Engineer classification, please contact Rebekah Kao at