The Marietta Fire Department offers exceptional and diverse career opportunities for men and women seeking professional and personal success. If you seek a competitive salary with excellent benefits, varying job assignments with advancement potential, and endeavor to impact the lives of others, consider joining Marietta Fire Department; firefighting may be the exciting, challenging, and rewarding career you have been looking for.
The City of Marietta employs 2 civilians and 133 uniformed fire personnel to effectively prepare, provide, and promote services that minimize the loss of life and property resulting from fires, medical emergencies, and other disasters. Activities that support this mission include fire prevention, firefighting, emergency medical care, technical rescue, hazardous materials mitigation, disaster response, public education and community service.
The Marietta Fire Department serves nearly 62,000 residents and approximately 7,300 businesses in 22.78 square miles. According to the 2000 Census, the daily population increases to over 97,000 when non-residents commute into the City of Marietta.