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Run Deep with us

Which career will you choose?

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Build a career and make best mates

As New Zealand’s Defence Force, we run deep. Our shared purpose and experiences forge unbreakable bonds. When you run with us, you'll work as part of a tight-knit team within the Navy, Army or Air Force, protecting your people, your country and the environment. We work shoulder-to-shoulder, always backing each other and proudly representing Aotearoa wherever we go.

With over 100 exciting roles available, there’s something for everyone. Register your profile and take our Force Interests Test (F.I.T) to discover the Defence careers that suit you best.

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Explore Codewords

Our epic experiences create deep connections. See the Codewords that unlock unique stories between mates across the Navy, Army and Air Force.

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Bonded by purpose

As the Navy, Army and Air Force, we work to protect and serve our country and allies. Together, we protect New Zealand’s interests at sea, safeguard peace and stability on the ground, and are always ready to respond with agile air operations across the world.

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Where will you Run Deep?

The Defence Force is made up of three unique Services. Go deeper into each.

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