Federal Student Work Experience Program


Students! Get valuable and meaningful experience working for the top student employer in Canada, the Federal Government! Explore hundreds of career paths and thousands of jobs that the Government of Canada has to offer across the country. Find out about rates of pay. Apply to more than one inventory to increase your chances of being matched to a job opportunity.

What to expect after you apply

  • Your application will be placed in the student inventory you applied to
  • When there are job openings, managers will use the inventory to fill their positions
  • You’ll be notified by email if you’re matched with a job opportunity, or if your application status changes
  • If your application is selected for further consideration, you’ll be contacted by a manager for a test and/or interview

Bookmark this page and check back often for new opportunities and register for job alerts.

Not all students who submit an application will be contacted. To ensure a fair selection process, a random selection of applicants meeting all job criteria may be used.

Click here for more information and to apply.