39 Signal Regiment

Unit Information

Signal Regiment Badge

Swift, Skilled, Alert

Summer Jobs

Find out more about our Full-time Summer Employment

Join Our Team

Please do not hesitate to call us for more information. We would be pleased to review your resume, and have you visit us for a tour of our unit.

Our Team Recruiter

Name:  Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian Kim
Phone: 236-889-5436
Email:  39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

Phone: 1-800-856-8488
Find a recruiting centre near you.

When We Train

Unit parade night: Wednesday evenings, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (September – June)
Unit parade weekend: Third weekend of each month (September – June)

Trades In Our Unit




Communications Equipment 

  • Mobile Satellite Unit
  • GATR inflatable satellite dish
  • AN-PRC 522 VHF radio
  •  Iridium satellite phone

See a complete list of Vehicles and Weapons.

Who We Are

39 Signal Regiment is the Army Reserve signal regiment of 39 Canadian Brigade Group with four squadrons garrisoned in Vancouver, Kelowna, Victoria, and Nanaimo B.C. 

Our mission is to provide rapid and secure communications and information technology support to units within 39 Canadian Brigade Group, thereby providing commanders with effective command and control over their troops.

Benefits of Joining

When you join our unit, you will receive competitive pay for your part time or full time work as well as be eligible for on the job training that could benefit you in civilian life. Also, there are medical, dental and educational benefits available to Army Reservists.

Here are all the details:

Command Team

  • Commanding Officer: Lieutenant-Colonel K.A. Wickens, CD
  • Regimental Sergeant Major: Master Warrant Officer Quenet, CD

Contact Us

39 Signal Regiment HQ and A Squadron – Vancouver

MGen B.M. Hoffmeister Building
1775 West 1st Avenue,
Vancouver, B.C. V6J 0G7
Phone: 236-889-5436
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca


39 Signal Regiment, B Squadron, 2 Troop – Victoria

Ashton Armoury
724 Vanalman Avenue,
Victoria, B.C.  V8Z 3B5
Phone: 250-363-6649
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca

39 Signal Regiment, B Squadron, 1 Troop – Nanaimo

Building 1157
703 Nanaimo Lakes Road
Nanaimo, B.C.  V9R 7E3
Phone: 250-755-5383
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca


39 Signal Regiment, C Squadron – Kelowna

Brigadier Angle Armoury
720 Lawrence Avenue
Kelowna, BC  V1Y 6L9
Phone: 236-889-5436
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca


Private Elias McNab, his mother Denise Machiskinic and his stepfather Eric Machiskinic

Bold Eagle 2018 graduation seen as a ‘family tradition’

Wainwright, Alberta — Three graduates from two generations of the same Indigenous family have nothing but praise for the Canadian Army’s Bold Eagle program, which wrapped up its 29th annual course with a graduation ceremony that showcased  Indigenous cultural performances and military tradition on August 16, 2018.
October 11, 2018

Retired Airborne Gunner Paul Gauci, 92, receives a commemorative Airborne Gunners coin

Retired Airborne Gunner, 92, receives honour from comrades

Shilo, Manitoba — An alumnus of the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery (RCA) has been given a special honour by his comrades to mark an eventful 27-year career.
October 10, 2018

Lieutenant Kevin Little instructs an infantry soldier

Infantry members hone mortar skills at Canadian Forces Base Shilo

Shilo, Manitoba — It’s not often you see infantry milling about the gunline at Canadian Forces Base Shilo in Manitoba, but that’s exactly what was going on during a three-week mortar detachment member course run in June 2018 by 1st Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery (1 RCHA).
September 27, 2018

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Our History

39 Signal Regiment was tactically grouped on 1 April 2011.  It consists of:

  •  741 Signal Squadron in Esquimalt
  •  748 Signal Squadron in Nanaimo
  • 744 Signal Squadron in Vancouver
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