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All hands on deck

Deadline to submit your application is December 21, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EST Apply now.

Looking for career out of the ordinary? The Canadian Coast Guard is hiring!

Ever dreamed of working on the open water?

Looking for a new experience or a change?

We have the perfect job for you!

At the Canadian Coast Guard, our crews play a crucial role in keeping Canada’s waters safe, saving lives, and protecting our marine environment from coast to coast to coast.

We’re hiring for the following permanent and temporary positions:

  • Steward
  • Twinehand
  • Storekeeper
  • Cook
  • Chief Cook
  • Engine Room Assistant/Oiler
  • Engineering Officer
  • Senior Engineering Officer
  • Chief Officer
  • Commanding Officer

At the Canadian Coast Guard, we offer:

  • Adventure and the experience of a lifetime
  • Hands-on training
  • Development opportunities
  • Education and training support
  • Competitive wages
  • Health and dental benefitsFootnote *
  • Contribution to the Canadian Pension PlanFootnote *
  • Paid leaveFootnote *
  • Various work schedules
  • Education and training

Our employees work on various-sized ships in search and rescue stations across Canada.

Diversity and inclusiveness are very important to us. We are working diligently to create respectful work environments, ensuring equal opportunity for all and a diverse workforce that truly represents the population we serve.

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