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Naval Reservist at Royal Canadian Navy - HMCS Queen Charlotte

Date Posted: March 27, 2023
Application Deadline: August 15, 2024
Job Type: Part-Time / Casual
Job Category:

  • Business, Accounting and Marketing
  • Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Trades and Technology
  • Information Technology (IT) and Data Analytics
Job Start Date: Immediately
Job Location: (Charlottetown, PEI, Canada)
Positions Available: Multiple positions to be filled in Charlottetown and Canada-wide
Salary: Starting at $125, and $185/day after promotion to Sailor First Class (approx 2-3yrs.)
Hours Per Week: 12-40

Job Description

Members of the Navy Reserve serve in part-time and full-time roles within the Canadian Armed Forces. Their main role is to become trained in their occupation for operating at home and abroad. Reservists typically serve one or more evenings a week and/or during weekends at locations close to home. Full-time employment is available for occupational training and when members are available. Reservists have the opportunity to volunteer for operational deployments. The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has a number of paid education programs that will prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career in Canada;s esteemed military. Graduates of our programs are leaders in their fields, working with cutting edge technology, developing military strategies, and making a difference in their communities. Canada is a world leader in terms of the proportion of women in its military, and the areas in which they can serve. Among their allies, the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) are highly regarded as being at the forefront of military gender integration and professionalism


Eligibility Criteria:

  • Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residency
  • Grade 10 Minimum (University for Officer Occupations)
  • Minimum age 16 years old; Maximum age 55 years old
  • Members are provided with paid training in their selected occupation.
  • Experience an asset, though not required.
  • Equal training opportunities are available to all who join, providing members the fundamental skills to begin a career with unlimited potential.


The Royal Canadian Navy offer comprehensive health benefits while providing members paid training in dynamic environments at home on PEI and across the country. While attending training, or at work away from home, members' accommodations, food, and travel expenses are covered. The Naval Reserves offer students the benefit of guaranteed full-time summer employment options, as well as access to tuition reimbursement programs.

The application will ask you to provide sign-in information, including either a GCKey or sign-in partner login. After the initial sign in, you will be prompted to provide biographical information, and then you will get into the section asking where you'd like to apply. Please choose the Navy RESERVES. It will specifically request a Unit identification code (HMCS Queen CHARLOTTE's code is 4019).

Following this section, you are granted the option to choose up to three occupations (selected in order of preference). For any questions, please reach out to us at: Jobs_QueenCharlotte-Emploi_QueenCharlotte@forces.gc.ca


Applications for this role will be reviewed on a rolling basis - apply today!

How to Apply

Submit your application online at: https://forces.ca/en/

Company Information

Company Name: Royal Canadian Navy - HMCS Queen Charlotte

Address: 210 Water Street

City/Town: Charlottetown

Postal/Zip Code: C1A 9M5

Province/State: PEI

Country: Canada

Website: forces.ca

Company Contact

Contact Person: David MacPheerson

Contact Person Job Title: Recruiter

Telephone: 782-377-4101

Email: Jobs_QueenCharlotte-Emploi_QueenCharlotte@forces.gc.ca