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Careers

Specialist

Learn in-demand skills and solve the problems other people simply can't.

Life in a Specialist role

Life as a specialist means you’re the person others turn to when they need answers, and fast. You’ll need self-belief, and the ability to train in, and competely master a specific area.

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Mastering the knowledge

Whether offering advice, solving a technical problem, or being the one with the answers, Specialist roles are always demanding.

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Benefits and allowances

There are many additional benefits to being in the Defence Force, that will make your money go further.

For example, on top of your basic salary you can expect ‘Military Factor’. This provides you with significant extra financial rewards because of the commitment you’ve made to serve your country.

Free medical and dental

Access to subsidised equipment on base

Subsidised food on base

Competitive superannuation, up to 4% with KiwiSaver

Sponsored tertiary study programmes at all levels

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Specialist Roles

4 Roles available in the Specialist specialisation across the Airforce

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