Patent Examiner Recruitment

CIPO offers job opportunities that are both interesting and challenging as well as possibilities for advancement. As part of CIPO's Patent Office, you will join a group of professionals with various unparalleled expertise. Your responsibilities will involve a wide range of activities aimed at serving Canadians with excellent intellectual property services.

Hiring Targets

Candidates who have not obtained the pass mark at the exam or interview will not be considered for future recruitment campaigns for a period of 2 (two) years.

Hiring Targets
Discipline Target Date Number of Openings Deadline to Apply When applying indicate Educational Background in:
Electrical Currently not hiring.
Mechanical Currently not hiring.
Organic Chemistry Currently not hiring.

Area of Selection

Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad.

Citizenship: Preference will be given to Canadian citizens. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit.