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: Chief Warrant Officer A.C. Craigie, 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


Sergeant Cheryl Crispin (then a Private) practices with her service rifle

Joined at 40, Supply Technician likes mix of stability and excitement

Ottawa, Ontario — Got all your gear, fuel and rations? Thank your Supply Technician.
April 23, 2018

Apollo, a bull bison

Earth Day: Wainwright’s heritage bison herd inspires Second Annual Bison Run

Wainwright, Alberta — You can’t roller skate in a buffalo herd, according to the questionable wisdom of the late Texas country singer Roger Miller, but you could support Earth Day by running in the second annual Bison Run, if you’ve a mind to.
April 18, 2018

Major General Hetherington, accompanied by Honorary Colonel of the Canadian Army Paul Hindo

‘Respect the Arctic environment’: Major-General Simon Hetherington

Ottawa, Ontario — Major-General Simon Hetherington, Commander of the Canadian Army Doctrine and Training Centre (CADTC), based in Kingston, Ontario, intended to spend a whirlwind weekend in Resolute Bay in late February, 2018 to observe Arctic training going on there – but the “whirlwind” was almost replaced by a blizzard that would have prolonged his stay.
April 13, 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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