Fire and Police Department Employment
At this time, there are currently NO available positions. HOWEVER, when a position becomes available, you must have successfully completed the Tri-County Test for firefighter within the 12 months prior to applying, possess a State of Florida Bureau of Fire Standards and Training Certificate of Compliance and minimum State of Florida Emergency Medical Technician Certification in order to be considered for an interview. Starting salary for Firefighter is $43,664.30.
The Tri-County Test is administered by First Coast Technical College (904-547-3542).
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:
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED. In order to be considered, your application must be received in the Human Resources office before 5:00 PM on Monday, May 7, 2018 (CLOSING DATE). No applications will be accepted after that time. If you have previously submitted an application within the past 7 months, it will be sent to the Police Department after the closing date. If you applied over 7 months ago, please email Madison Diaz to check on the status – firstname.lastname@example.org
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 $44,214.93. Extensive background investigation, evaluation and drug screening conducted prior to hire. Please complete a police application and attach copies of all required documentation.
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