New Job Police Officer- Rcmp Federal Policing In Ontario

Police Officer- RCMP Federal Policing
Police Officer- RCMP Federal Policing

Police Officer- RCMP Federal Policing

Company : Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Salary : $65,776–$106,576 a year
Location : Ontario

Full Description

Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Federal Policing Protective Operations
Ottawa (Ontario)

Regular Member - Constable

RCMP Protection Police Officers will be posted in the National Capital Region and duties may include domestic and international travel.
14-weeks of core police training will take place in the National Capital Region
$65,776 to $106,576

For further information on the organization, please visit Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Please visit our careers page for more comprehensive information about a career with Federal Policing in the RCMP:

Closing date: 7 August 2023 - 23:59, Pacific Time

Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada, and Canadian citizens and Permanent residents abroad.

Apply online

Important messages

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.

When you apply to this selection process, you are applying for a position within Federal Policing Protective Operations ( based in Ottawa, Ontario. Federal Police Officers may be required to travel for short-term assignments within Federal Policing.


  • BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR JOB APPLICATION, please refer to the link above to determine if you meet the essential qualifications and requirements to become a police officer.

If your application meets our basic requirements, you will hear from us within 30 days of the closing date of the selection process. If you have not heard about the status of your application and more than 30 days have passed, please send an email to [email protected].

If you previously worked in the RCMP as a Regular Member or have at least two years experience as a police officer for a Canadian law enforcement agency (within the last three years), please contact FP Recruitment at [email protected]. Please DO NOT apply to this job advertisement.



RCMP Federal Policing Protective Operations provides protection services for the Governor General, the Prime Minister, parliamentarians, judges of the Supreme Court of Canada, official residences, protected sites, Internationally Protected Persons, designated individuals, and ensures security for the proper functioning of specific events.

New Police Officers can expect to begin their career in a uniform capacity, performing patrol or site protection functions while undergoing continuous training for development into the Close Protection Services, or other specialized support unit. New Police Officers who bring particular experience and training may be considered for direct entry into the Close Protection Services or other specialized support unit.

Work environment

The work location for Protection Officers of Federal Policing Protective Operations is in the National Capital Region, and working from home is not an option. Fitness and tactical skills are required abilities, and duties include regular specialized training.

Protection Officers must be willing to work in a highly dynamic, high profile and team-oriented environment, and be ready to adapt to changes in plans and schedules.

Intent of the process

Are you a strong communicator? Are you seeking adventure? Are you physically fit? Do you want to help protect others? Are you a leader? Do you live by the core values of the RCMP (Act with integrity, Show respect, Demonstrate compassion, Take responsibility, Serve with Excellence)? Are you ready for a career with the RCMP Federal Policing?

The purpose of this recruitment and selection process is to select candidates to join the RCMP as Police Officers at the rank of Constable with Federal Policing Protective Operations

The RCMP Federal Policing offers an exceptional career. Federal Policing targets the most serious criminal threats to Canadians, including national security, transnational and serious organized crime, and cybercrime. Federal Policing is a core responsibility of the RCMP that is carried out in every province and territory in Canada, as well as internationally. Our members make a real difference on the national and international stage. No other police force in Canada has the mandate to provide the range of services offered by the RCMP. We train, support, mentor and develop our officers so that they can grow and progress throughout their careers.

Positions to be filled: 24

Information you must provide

Your résumé.

In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)

A Canadian secondary school (high school) diploma or equivalent.

If your education was obtained outside Canada, you must get an equivalency assessment. Contact the Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials to find out which organizations across Canada perform these assessments (

If you did not complete secondary school, you must obtain an equivalency assessment. For more information, contact your local board of education or adult learning centre to be assessed and take a General Educational Development (GED) test or equivalent.

Degree equivalency

If you possess any of the following, your application must also clearly explain how you meet it (other qualifications)

Availability, flexibility and willingness to work shift work schedules including weekends, holidays, night shifts and shift modifications (under parameters of collective agreements) due to change in plans

Ability to work overtime (compensated)

Ability to travel domestically and internationally, including overnight

Possess a valid, unrestricted driver's licence
(Please note that an unrestricted driver’s licence is one that allows you to drive without supervision at any hour of the day or night, on any highway and with as many passengers a there are seatbelts.)

Ability to carry a firearm and to use it or any other necessary physical force

Able and willing to perform physical effort in the form of continuous standing and walking (50-60% of time) while on duty

The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)

Various language requirements
English essential
Bilingual imperative (BBB/BBB), (CBC/CBC)
Bilingual non-imperative**

**Bilingual non-imperative is defined as a staffing procedure for a bilingual position allowing the consideration of applicants who meet all essential qualifications except for the requisite language skills. Successful applicants will have to complete language training in order to meet the language requirements of the bilingual position. **

  • You must be fluent in either English OR French, including being able to speak, write, read and understand either official language.

  • A person's first official language is the official language, English or French, with which he/she has a primary personal identification, regardless of ethnic origin or mother tongue. This is also the official language in which the person is more proficient.

  • If your application is selected, you may be invited for a second language evaluation or asked to provide valid Government of Canada SLE results if available.

Information on language requirements

The following may be applied / assessed at a later date (may be needed for the job)

Post-secondary diploma, certificate, or degree from a recognized institution in a field relevant to the position (for example, but not limited to security or law enforcement).

Degree equivalency

Close Protection/Executive Protection experience with other agency or private sector

Tactical or international deployment experience with other agency.

Experience in a security and/or law enforcement work environment such as the detection field, security/patrol field, military, policing or other field relevant to the position.

Experience and proficiency in the use of firearms.

Experience and proficiency in defensive tactics

Conditions of employment

RCMP ERS with Secret
RCMP ERS with Top Secret

Other information

The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply.

Information on employment equity


Preference will be given to veterans first and then to Canadian citizens and permanent residents, with the exception of a job located in Nunavut, where Nunavut Inuit will be appointed first.

Information on the preference to veterans

We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.