Support Services
Support Services

The members of the Support Services Divisions are committed to providing excellent customer service for both our internal and external customers. The different services offered vary, but all components are essential and beneficial to every employee who works to carry out the mission of the Department. It is a great privilege to serve the dedicated and talented employees of the San Antonio Fire Department. SAFD is currently authorized to hold 1,660 uniformed and 164 civilian employees.

We are more than happy to assist our employees with services in the following areas:

  • Personnel Services
  • Information Services
  • Health and Wellness

The Personnel Services area assists employees in every aspect of personnel administration from the start of their career with the Fire Department to the employee’s retirement. These services include recruiting , hiring, transfers, promotions, grievance processing, worker’s compensation, employee benefits, personnel records management etc.

The Information Services Section assists in the following areas:

  • Fire Dept Communications (Emergency Dispatch, emergency and non-emergency call processing, resource coordination, etc.)
  • Technical Services (Radio repair and maintenance, specialty vehicle maintenance and support)
  • IT Services (hardware and software support/maintenance, emergency vehicle mobile data device maintenance)
  • Payroll (Check processing, Record Keeping, Leave processing, etc.)

Our SAFD Health and Wellness Office provides services to include a chaplaincy program, annual physicals, nutrition services, peer counseling program, and employee fitness program.

For general FAQ’s.

Personnel – Lucia Puente 207.8284
Payroll – Linda Almendarez 207.7195

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