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Posted at 12:41 pm on March 23, 2018

The Royal Canadian Air Force Reserve is growing! It is truly an exciting time for men and women who are thinking of serving in Canada’s Air Force. Serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force Reserve is both challenging and rewarding, and it will allow you to obtain world-class qualifications, develop leadership skills and make great friends along the way. There really is no other career quite like it.

Contact – Corporal Joseph Walker: JOSEPH.WALKER@forces.gc.ca

902-485-1069 ext. 235

JOB TITLES – Construction Tradesman, Heavy Machinery Operators, Supply Technicians, Human Resources and Financial Administrators

OPPORTUNITY – You have a chance to be a valuable member of 144 Construction Engineering Flight, in Pictou, and as a Reservist you do not have to move from your hometown on the North Shore of Nova Scotia. You would be a member of a team of highly-skilled and dedicated men and women responsible for supporting vital camp infrastructure on deployed operations, providing emergency disaster relief and assistance to construction and maintenance on Canadian Armed Forces bases and wings, plus Community Projects which provide our members with on-the-job training. 144 CEF completes several community projects for non-profit groups in the surrounding area every year. We are always looking for Canadians who are interested in meaningful employment, protecting and assisting their country and community. No experience necessary. We provide all paid training required.

OVERVIEW — We are looking for new recruits in a variety of trades. Our Reserve members are from local communities around the North Shore of Nova Scotia. As a Flight we train and employ members in six trades including Carpentry, Water, Fuel and Environmental, Electrical, HVAC, Electrical Generator and Plumbing.  We also employ four support trades including Supply, Heavy Machinery Operator, Human Resources and Financial Advisors. 144 CEF has a unique partnership with Pictou County, as part of training and skills development of Reservists; we complete community projects for non-profit organizations.

Think of it as a Part-time career with Big-time opportunities.

PAY AND BENEFITS – Your pay as a Reservist is based on your job, rank and whether you work full- or part-time. Base rates are competitive with regular increases based on time served. The Royal Canadian Air Force Reserve offers a very good benefits package, which includes:

  • A competitive pension plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Reimbursement program for College or University Programs under certain conditions, to a maximum of $8,000 during your career.

QUALIFICATIONS – A successful candidate must:

  • be a Canadian Citizen
  • have completed at least Grade 10 or Secondaire IV (in Québec)
  • have parental consent if under age 18
  • meet Canadian Armed Forces medical standards
  • successfully complete selection process, interview and examinations
  • pass physical fitness tests

Apply now so we can start the process of making you a Royal Canadian Air Force Reservist.

Contact – Corporal Joseph Walker: JOSEPH.WALKER@forces.gc.ca

 902-485-1069 ext. 235


Posted at 4:35 pm on December 1, 2017

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Posted at 12:50 pm on June 1, 2015

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Posted at 9:05 am on February 18, 2015

Each Wednesday morning at 8:35 is Wet Nose Wednesday on 989 Nothing But Hits brought to you by One Stop Pet Shop, Post Road, Antigonish – your complete pet food and supply store. We are so happy to feature cats and dogs available for adoption from the Antigonish SPCA. For more information call 902-863-2111 and visit https://www.facebook.com/nsspca.antigonish/?fref=ts

 

 

 

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Posted at 6:26 am on April 29, 2014

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