Fire and Police Department Employment
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED. Starting salary is $43,125.23. High school diploma required. Must have successfully completed Tri-County Test for firefighter within the 12 months prior to application. Possession of State of Florida Bureau of Fire Standards and Training Certificate of Compliance and minimum State of Florida Emergency Medical Technician Certification required. Extensive background, physical and drug screen also required.
The Tri-County Test is administered by First Coast Technical College (904-547-3542). Download and complete the City of St. Augustine employment application.
Communications Operator - Police Application Required
For all Police Department openings, including Police Officer, please complete the Police Department Application and attach copies of all required documentation.
Completed applications must be submitted to Human Resources (75 King Street, Lobby D, 2nd Floor), NOT to the Police Department. An extensive background investigation, evaluation and drug screening is conducted prior to hire.
Becoming a Police Officer for the City of St. Augustine:
The City of St. Augustine accepts applications for Police Officers year round, regardless of position availability. Please complete a police application and attach copies of all required documentation.
Completion of Basic Police Standards Training and FDLE certification is required. The City will accept your application if you have completed the academy but are waiting to take the State certification exam. HOWEVER, you will not be considered for an interview until you have passed the State exam. Applications will remain active for six months and submitted to the Police Department if an opening occurs during that time. You will only be contacted if you are selected for an interview. Starting annual salary is $43,669.07. Extensive background investigation, evaluation and drug screening conducted prior to hire.
Submit Your Application
Human Resources Division
St. Augustine City Hall
75 King Street (Lobby D, 2nd Floor)
P.O. Box 210
St. Augustine, FL 32085