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Am I a real canadian?

A photo of SOCCERFAN SOCCERFAN
I have been told many times that some military-related companies only hire the local <br>real canadian. <br> <br>I landed Canada a few years ago (from asia) and I am a permanent resident: <br>Will I be considered by these companies? <br> <br>My friend came to this country when he was 6 years old and he has the canadian citizenship: <br>Will he be considered by thes companies if he send them the application? <br> <br>Or does the &#34;real canadian&#34; indicate only a person who was born in Canada? <br> <br>Thanks <br> <br>
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A photo of ktel ktel
I think you would need citizenship. So a permanent resident might not get considered. You could ask them to find out though.
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A photo of Anonymous Anonymous
There is obviously no official requirement that you must be a Canadian citizen to work in a defence department job. You need the appropriate credentials and security clearance, but your birth place is not an issue.
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A photo of LRooke LRooke
ARMY101, you might be able to help me here.

Will foreign ex-military personnel encounter barriers to employment in the Canadian defence industry despite being a legal resident/Citizen?
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A photo of anky2930 anky2930
In my opinion you need a real citizen ship of Canada to do that.
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