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Civilian Specialist Careers

For civilian specialists, the Home Team offers challenging opportunities for specialised vocations such as intelligence, commercial affairs and psychology. You'll work alongside uniformed officer as an indispensable part of the team responsible for Singapore’s safety and security.

As a specialist, you will bring deep knowledge in your specific area of expertise to your Home Team department, whether it is doing investigative work, providing insights and analysis, or enhancing our psychological services.

Use your skills and expertise for the important mission of keeping our nation safe and secure. Be a part of the action and make a difference today.


Find out more about the civilian specialist role in your domain:

Entry Requirements

You will need:



As an MHA officer, you will receive competitive remuneration as well as a wide range of benefits and perks.

Leave & Medical

Vacation leave of 18 days
(21 days after 10 years of service)


Medical leave of 14 days or 60 days with hospitalisation


Study leave of 12 days (subject to approval)


Childcare leave


Parent-care leave


Leave for volunteering


Subsidised medical and dental care


Marriage/Child birth benefits


Eligibility for HomeTeam NS membership


Use of local and overseas holiday bungalows & chalets

Your Career Journey

You will be given specialised training and development opportunities to help you grow professionally.

Within your specialist domain, you'll also have opportunities for job rotations across the Home Team departments so you can develop an appreciation of Home Team operations and be able to contribute effectively.

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How to Apply

Learn about the job application process for MHA civilian careers and what to expect at each stage.

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We're hiring

At MHA, you have many opportunities to make a difference. Check out our current job openings and apply via Careers@Gov.