Canadian Food Inspection Agency seeks veterinarians across Canada


Make a difference by joining the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Recognized as a global leader in our field of work, the CFIA has the mission to safeguard food, animals and plants, which enhances the health and well-being of Canadians, our environment and our economy. 

We are seeking applications for veterinarians in various locations who are good communicators, planners and organizers, analytical thinkers, with solid decision-making skills, and who are team players with interpersonal effectiveness who can collaborate and achieve results, while upholding integrity and respect.  These positions are open to graduates of a recognized veterinary medicine school eligible to be registered and licensed by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. 

Successful candidates may work out of a district office or in a slaughter facility. The responsibilities include interacting with industry, producers, consumers and other governments.

For veterinarians looking for non-supervisory positions within British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario, please submit your application by creating a profile on:

For veterinarians with supervisory veterinary experience, please submit your application by creating a profile on:

For more information on careers with CFIA and the application process, please visit and click on “CFIA Jobs”.

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