Career options

Learn about the different career options available in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and find the job that fits your career path and lifestyle. Compare the different positions, environments and fields of work in the CAF.

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Fields of work

Learn about the different fields of work the CAF has to offer.

Navy, Army or Air Force

Browse unique jobs available in the Navy, Army and Air Force and find the one that’s right for you.

Full-time or part-time jobs

See the differences between full- and part-time jobs in the CAF.

Officer or Non-Commissioned Member

Compare the differences between Officers and Non-Commissioned Members. Find jobs available for each category.

Service commitment in the CAF

Find out how long CAF members need to serve.

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Complete and submit the application online. Find out who to contact if you have any questions.

Talk to a recruiter

Find a recruiter in your region who can answer your questions about working in the CAF.

Find a job in the CAF

Find full- and part-time jobs in the Navy, Army or Air Force; search by education level, experience or interest.

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Sonar Operator

See how you can become part of a ship’s intelligence gathering team.

Air Combat Systems Officer

Get your university education paid for and become an Air Combat Systems Officer.

Social Worker

See how you can support the morale and mental health of CAF members and their families.

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