IMPORTANT UPDATE, RED FLAG WARNING & INTERMITTENT POWER OUTAGES:  Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 - 10:20 am - There are NO current emergencies in the City of San Marcos. With high Santa Ana winds and red flag warnings in place through Wednesday, Nov. 14, residents can expect intermittent power outages throughout San Marcos and County of San Diego as SDG&E takes steps to keep communities safe from wildfire. Follow San Diego Gas & Electric and visit for the latest updates. To prepare, San Marcos Fire Department and the County of San Diego are recommending residents take a “Ready, Set, Go!” approach for peak fire season. To learn how you can prepare, visit

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The City of San Marcos is a local employer of choice, offering enriching and fulfilling career opportunities with competitive wages and benefits. In order to provide the highest level of services to the community, the City chooses to invest in its employees through training and other development programs.

As a mid-size employer, San Marcos has approximately 230 full-time employees as well as a number of part-time and seasonal employees, and volunteers. The City welcomes employees with a diverse range of knowledge and skills in order to best serve the community.

Discover San Marcos - an employer of choice.

Job Line Information: For 24-hour job information, please call (760) 744-1050 and select option 1, option 2, and then option 2 again.

The City of San Marcos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants that require special accommodations under the ADA should contact the Human Resources & Risk Department.

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