Civilian jobs at National Defence

How to apply to public service jobs. Recruitment programs for students, new graduates, trades, veterans, and military spouses.

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General labour and trades

Find jobs for experienced journeypersons and apprentices in the skilled trades.

Intelligence Analysts

Play a crucial role in supporting national security in our country by applying to be a civilian intelligence analyst.

Students and new graduates

Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP), and career development programs for students and new graduates.


Explore exciting career possibilities in the field of defence engineering.

Naval fleet apprenticeships

Trades apprenticeships in ship maintenance and repair. Electrician, shipwright, millwright, machinist, pipe fitter, and sailmaker apprenticeships in Halifax, Cape Breton, and Esquimalt.

Cost Estimators

Apply to be a cost estimator to help ensure Canada’s military personnel have the equipment, infrastructure and programmes they need.

Jobs at the Canadian Forces Housing Agency

Work at a Housing Services Centre across Canada or at Head Office in Ottawa.

Employment for military spouses

Job opportunities for military spouses and common-law partners. Inventories, pools, and staffing options.

Civilian jobs for CAF members and veterans

Public service jobs for CAF members and veterans, how to apply and what you should know about making the transition.


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