FAQ - Types of Employment

Do you have part-time positions?

Most positions at CSIS are full-time and part-time employment is not the norm.

Can I apply for any international position?

Once hired by CSIS there are international opportunities.

Do you recruit people into management positions?

CSIS has career opportunities available to all Canadians who meet our standards and we are often looking for people to fill more senior roles. If you’re looking for a career change, please check out our job postings.

Do you offer opportunities for co-operative education students?

CSIS has career opportunities available to all Canadians who meet our standards and students enrolled in a co-operative education program at a college or university can view our available co-op positions. You must apply through the co-op office at your university, and not on our website. Work terms begin on January, May or September for periods of four, eight or 12 months.

Do you offer internship opportunities?

CSIS has career opportunities available to all Canadians who meet our standards and students enrolled in a co-operative education program at a college or university can view our available internship positions. You must apply through the careers office at your university, and not on our website. Work terms begin in January, May or September for periods of eight months or more.

What are the salaries?

CSIS offers competitive salaries that vary depending on the position. All salary ranges are outlined in the job profiles that are listed on our website. Specific salaries within our posted salary ranges are determined during the interview process based on a combination of previous experience and the current department status.