Employment Opportunities

The San Marcos Fire Department is dedicated to providing a well-trained, motivated, and diverse team of professionals that delivers excellence in prevention, educational programs, and emergency response services to our community in a safe, responsible, and efficient manner.

The application process is now open for Lateral Entry, Certified and Non-Certified candidates!


Important Hiring Dates

December 30, 2023: Application Open Date

February 16, 2024: Application Close Date

March 1, 2024: Firefighter Written Exam, PAE (Events 1 & 2)

March 2, 2023: Physical Ability Exercise (Event 3) 

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Link to the Firefighter Application (City of San Marcos HR Job Post) 


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