Candidate assessment

When you apply for a job with the public service of Canada, you may be required to write a test or series of tests throughout the selection process.

Below you will find the complete list of Public Service Commission tests often used to assess candidates. For each test, you will find more information about:

  • what each test assesses
  • the format of each test
  • how each test is administered

Note that when you click on a specific test, you will be redirected to the Public Service Commission Web site for more detailed information.

Tests for administrative support level

Tests for officer level

Tests for management level


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