Working for Alameda Fire

Interest Card 

Click here to fill out an interest form if you are seeking a career with the Alameda Fire Department. 


Nationally recognized for excellence and progressive leadership, the City of Alameda Fire Department seeks to recruit only the most highly skilled and motivated candidates for the challenging position of Firefighter / Paramedic.

About the Department

The Alameda Fire Department utilizes a state-of-the-art rolling stock, comprised of 4 front-line engines, 2 ladder trucks, and 4 ambulances. Firefighters work a 48/96 work schedule at firehouses around the island.

The Alameda Fire Department also maintains an innovative and cutting-edge paramedic program, a dive rescue team/marine operations program, community disaster preparedness training, and Urban Search and Rescue services with California Task Force 4.