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Jason Weber, Chief, Fire Department


The Explorer program is for young men and women between the ages of 15 and19 years old and offers participants valuable work experience, community service hours, and an exciting learning environment. For more information, visit a fire station or send us an inquiry.

Join Us as a Lookout Volunteer

Lookout Volunteer

The historic Marin County Fire Lookouts are volunteers who serve during the fire season which normally extends from July through October (depending on the rain) Email us for more information about volunteering. View the life of a Lookout volunteer - film by Gary Yost.

Join Us as an Intern


The Department offers a variety of internships in fire-related work. Many of these opportunities are offered through educational institutions to those who are interested in pursuing a career as a firefighter. Please contact us for additional information.

Join us as a seasonal firefighter

Seasonal Work

Seasonal fire fighters augment professional firefighters to carry out functions such as hoselays, handline construction, and backfires during fire season, when fire danger is greatest. If you're interested in seasonal fire work, please send us an email expressing your interest.

Join Us as a firefighter

Careers with the Department

If you would like to join the Marin County Fire Department, please visit the Human Resources page for information on current openings and required qualifications.