Applying for Government of Canada jobs: Before you apply

Create an account

Create a GC Jobs account (Read the privacy notice, then click on the blue Continue button at the bottom of the page to go to the GC Jobs account page.)

Foreign credential validation against Canadian standards

If you were educated outside of Canada, you’ll need to have your certificates or diplomas assessed against Canadian education standards. Learn how to get foreign credentials assessed by a recognized credential assessment service, so that your educational credentials can be recognized by the federal public service.

Tips and tricks

  • Use a personal email address for your GC Jobs account so you can access job-related information anywhere, anytime
  • Create 1 account, as you can’t merge multiple accounts
  • To change your email and personal info:
    1. Login to your GC Jobs account
    2. Select “Account information” or “Personal Information” to make your changes
  • Create a GC Jobs alert to ensure you don’t miss any job postings

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