How to join
Applying for an NZDF career
Got a taste for it yet? If so, we'd like to help you join. Our recruitment process is thorough because we need to ensure that we select the right people – but the end result is worth it.
You can apply online
You can do everything online, and all the information you need is here. Once you've applied, we'll assign one of our expert candidate co-ordinators to manage your application, and they'll be there to make sure you know what to do and when.
Check out the application process
First up, read our simple, step-by-step guide to a successful application.
Which service is more your style?
The Defence Force is made up of three unique services, each with it's own strengths. Check out the different lifestyles they each have to offer: