Civilian Opportunities

The Ottawa Police Service offers a wide variety of interesting and challenging civilian career opportunities. With over 600 civilian employees, there are a number of civilian positions necessary to keep the service working round the clock.  

Civilian employees occupy many different roles in sections such as Court Liaison, Records Management, Financial Operations, Community Outreach and Human Resources just to name a few. 

To maintain our tradition of excellence, we strive to ensure our organization is representative of the diversity of our community - the Ottawa Police Service is an equal opportunity employer that aims to reflect the diversity and linguistic composition of the community we serve.

Please review the current opportunities for both  INTERNAL and EXTERNAL candidates.  If you do not see an opportunity suited for you at this time, please make sure to register for our job alerts to be automatically notified of any future postings. We are always looking for exceptional employees to become a part of our Service.

Applicants should be aware that a thorough background investigation will be required prior to being hired.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the recruitment process.

 Welcome to the Ottawa Police Service Civilian Portal

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