Types of careers at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) drives innovation and ingenuity to build a world-leading agricultural and food economy for the benefit of all Canadians.

We offer meaningful and rewarding employment. Work in a supportive team environment at AAFC to gain essential knowledge and skills.

Meet some of our team:

At AAFC, you can build a career in many different fields.


  • Commerce officer
  • Economist
  • Program officer
  • Policy analyst
  • Trade policy advisor

Information systems

  • Informatics support
  • Information specialist
  • Library assistant
  • Programmer analyst
  • Service desk analyst

Internal services

  • Administrative professional
  • Procurement officer
  • Communications advisor
  • Graphic designer
  • Financial officer
  • Human resources advisor

Science and technology

  • Animal caretaker
  • Biologist
  • Chemist
  • Farm labourer
  • Field/greenhouse worker
  • Laboratory technician
  • Research assistant
  • Research scientist