Working at the Department of National Defence

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Why work at DND?

DND is one of the largest federal government departments and is part of the Public Service of Canada. There are over 20,000 civilians (non-military) who work at the Department of National Defence. We employ civilians in over 40 locations across Canada as well as abroad.

With so many locations to choose from and nearly 70 types of different career opportunities available for civilians, a career at DND means flexibility and mobility that few employers can offer as well as the chance to contribute to international peace and security.

Whether you are a recent graduate beginning your career, or an experienced professional looking for a change, we have a career that is right for you.

To learn more about working at DND, please visit how to apply for a job and current opportunities.

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