The Division of Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action was created by law to ensure equal employment opportunities for all New Jersey State employees and prospective employees. The Division also serves to prevent State employees, prospective State employees, and persons doing business with the State, from being subjected to discrimination and/or harassment.

The Division of EEO/AA is charged with ensuring that all employees and applicants for employment with the State of New Jersey work in an environment free from all forms of employment discrimination in accordance with the State of New Jersey’s Policy Prohibiting Discrimination in the Workplace.  The Division of EEO/AA is also charged with insuring that all State Departments and Agencies comply with the applicable law, policies and procedures. http://www.state.nj.us/csc/about/divisions/eeo/