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 San Marcos Fire Department tests annually. The eligibility list will be in effect for a period of one year from the test date or until the list has been exhausted, whichever occurs first.

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Firefighter Entrance Physical Ability Exercise

The physical ability exercise consists of three separate events. Applicants must successfully complete each event to pass the Physical Ability Exercise (PAE). 

If you have further questions, please contact City of San Marcos Human Resources Department   Phone: 512-393-8066.

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