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SOCCERFAN
#1 Posted : Tuesday, March 06, 2012 5:03:40 PM
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Joined: 1/12/2011
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I have been told many times that some military-related companies only hire the local
real canadian.

I landed Canada a few years ago (from asia) and I am a permanent resident:
Will I be considered by these companies?

My friend came to this country when he was 6 years old and he has the canadian citizenship:
Will he be considered by thes companies if he send them the application?

Or does the "real canadian" indicate only a person who was born in Canada?

Thanks

ktel
#2 Posted : Tuesday, March 06, 2012 6:13:21 PM
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I think you would need citizenship. So a permanent resident might not get considered. You could ask them to find out though.
ARMY101
#3 Posted : Thursday, March 08, 2012 8:44:04 AM
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There is obviously no official requirement that you must be a Canadian citizen to work in a defence department job. You need the appropriate credentials and security clearance, but your birth place is not an issue.
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#4 Posted : Friday, March 09, 2012 10:51:34 AM
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Posts: 412
ARMY101, you might be able to help me here.

Will foreign ex-military personnel encounter barriers to employment in the Canadian defence industry despite being a legal resident/Citizen?
anky2930
#5 Posted : Wednesday, July 18, 2012 4:36:44 AM
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In my opinion you need a real citizen ship of Canada to do that.
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