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NAV CANADA employees help guide the world’s aircraft safely and expeditiously through Canadian-controlled airspace. With approximately 4600 employees located from coast, to coast, to coast, we offer some of the most exciting careers in the field of aviation. Our employees deliver air traffic services, design and build our technology, maintain our systems, and provide a wide variety of technical and administrative support. Above all, our employees work together to keep our skies safe.

NAV CANADA considers our people to be our most important asset, and we are committed to providing a motivating and satisfying workplace. In exchange for your dedication and commitment, you’ll receive a generous compensation and benefits package, opportunities for training and development, and the chance to work for a company that is at the forefront of its industry globally.

Our people help achieve NAV CANADA’s top priority - the safe and efficient movement of aircraft, and one of the ways we achieve this is by creating innovative technologies. Our technology products are some of the best in the world and they are used around the globe by other air navigation service providers. NAV CANADA is also committed to making a difference closer to home, and we support a variety of initiatives across the country through our corporate social responsibility program.

Find out more about who we are and our current opportunities.

Valuing Diversity

Our strength as a company depends on building a workplace that is positive, dynamic, and as diverse as the country itself. At NAV CANADA, we believe that employees are empowered to reach their full potential when the workplace reflects and respects diversity in all its forms. Find out more about how we value diversity.

Types of Careers

NAV CANADA offers a wide range of careers at over 100 facilities across Canada. We employ air traffic controllers, flight service specialists, electronics technologists, engineers, pilots, technical support personnel, administrative staff, and more.

Air Traffic Services

Air traffic controllers and flight service specialists provide services to pilots flying in Canadian-controlled airspace. If you’re looking for a challenge and the opportunity to work with great people and great technology, a career in air traffic services could be what you’re looking for. Visit our Take Charge website to find out more.


Air Traffic Operations Specialists

Air Traffic Operations Specialists review and disseminate flight data that is required by air traffic controllers to ensure the safe, orderly, and expeditious provision of air traffic services. Vacancies are posted on our career opportunities page.

Electronics Technologists

Electronics technologists support and maintain the critical systems required to keep air traffic moving safely and efficiently. It takes a team effort across Canada to keep navigation, surveillance, communications and air traffic management systems up and running under all conditions. Learn more about a career with Technical Operations.

Other Opportunities

NAV CANADA also employs engineers, pilots, information technology staff, administrative staff, and management. To learn more about opportunities in these fields, see our list of career opportunities.

NAV CANADA also supports young people enrolled in educational programs by offering work experience through our S​ummer Student Employment Program​.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ For more information on our 2018 Summer Student Employment Program, please click here

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