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Candidates will become permanent employees.
Candidates will enter a three (3) year professional development program in the Case Officer role, working in Ottawa.
Once the professional development program is completed, the employee can further develop at their own pace, by taking additional training and progressing into the Investigator role
Candidates must relocate to Ottawa for the IOET and the subsequent three (3) year development program. Initial relocation cost within Canada may be covered.

IOs must be willing and able to relocate within Canada at any time throughout their career. They must also be willing to travel as required by organizational and operational requirements.


Training in ottawa only


Bachelor of Computer Science and Statistics. They are available at University of Victoria and University of Conestoga


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