The Santa Clara County Fire Department serves the following cities in the Silicon Valley area of Northern California: Campbell, Cupertino, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills,
Los Gatos, Monte Sereno and Saratoga (CA).
They are currently accepting applications for Volunteer Firefighter until June 30, 2019.
Applicants must live 30 miles from one of the 15 fire stations (which if you do the research, is a pretty wide area and includes most of San Mateo County, all of Santa Clara County, and portions of Alameda County and Santa Cruz County).
Directly below is a flyer with additional information.
DO NOT WAIT as they are only accepting the first 100 applications and if they receive 100 BEFORE the June 30 deadline, the process will close. Don't snooze as you will lose!
CLICK HERE to access a free, one-hour webinar recently presented by Steve Prziborowski, for Kaplan University, titled "How to Excel at your next Oral Interview." Whether you are preparing for entry-level or a promotional position, this webinar has some key points and nuggets you can benefit from!
Are you interested in a career in the fire service?
Are you looking for guidance and resources to get you pointed in the right direction?
Are you looking at a road map for success, to increase your chances of obtaining the badge of your dreams?
If so, then we are here to assist you!
If you want to know where to begin, click on the link above titled "So, You Want To Become A Firefighter," and let the journey begin!
Regardless of where you live or where you hope to serve, we have lots of valuable information to share if you take the time to click on the links above. Good luck!
The Chabot College Fire Technology Program is one of the longest running programs in the San Francisco Bay Area and the State of California, and is located at:
Students are offered coursework that can lead to:
For more information on each of the above programs, click on each link above.
Fire Technology Coordinator & Firefighter 1 Academy Coordinator
25555 Hesperian Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-6851 - Office
(510) 786-7565 - Cell
Fire Technology Instructor & Webmaster
(408) 205-9006 - Cell
The Future Firefighter's Preparation Guide by Steve Prziborowski
Reach for the Firefighter Badge by Steve Prziborowski
How to Excel at Fire Department Promotional Exams by Steve Prziborowski