Welcome to Ross Valley Fire Department | Emergencies: Dial 9-1-1


All Ross Valley Fire Department admin offices are closed until further notice due to COVID-19/Coronavirus. Please see https://coronavirus.marinhhs.org/ for Coronavirus information and tracking in Marin.

Employment Opportunity

CURRENT OPENINGS - Firefighter Positions

 Entry Level Firefighter/ParamedicEMT-P

Lateral Firefighter/Paramedic EMT-P

Application period Friday, January 17, 2020 to 5:00pm PST Friday, February 7, 2020

The Department anticipates filling up to three (3) positions.

Instructions for filing an employment application:  Applicants must possess a valid Cal-JAC CPAT card dated between January 1, 2019 and February 29, 2020,  posess a passing score of 70% or above on the Firefighter Candidate Testing Center (FCTC) Written Test dated between January 31, 2019 and January 31, 2020 and must be on the FCTC Statewide Eligibility List (SEL) on January 31, 2020 (this is not a requirement for lateral applicants).  All applicants must complete a Ross Valley Fire Department application for employment.

Include the following documents at the time of application:  Current California DMV printout (official and unoffical accepted); Current California Paramedic License; valid Certificate of Completion from a recognized California Fire Academy or a recognized academy providing IFSAC/Pro Board seals; Single page supplemental letter explaining why you are seeking a career in the fire service and why you are choosing the Ross Valley Fire Department - one (1) page maximum, font size 12, single spaced, and resume.  Only attach requested certificates.

Submit in person, by mail, or electronically to applications@rossvalleyfire.org.

About the process:  Please submit applications by email or mail, delivered no later than 5:00 pm PST on Friday, February 7, 2020.  Application materials will be reviewed and evaluated as received and only the most qualified candidates will be invited to continue in the recruitment process.  If you have any questions regarding this recruitment, please feel free to contact applications@rossvalleyfire.org.

Our Mission

To protect the lives, property and environment of Ross, San Anselmo, Sleepy Hollow and Fairfax through education, prevention and community service in a professional and caring manner that is fair, honest, respectful and ethical.

Contact Us

Ross Valley Fire Department
777 San Anselmo Avenue
San Anselmo, CA 94960 USA
Tel: (415) 258-4686

For Emergencies, Dial 9-1-1