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VACANCIES FOR FEMALE PRESCHOOL TEACHERS AND BEAUTICIANS (VOLUNTEER NAVAL FORCE)
VACANCIES FOR MEDICAL OFFICERS IN THE VOLUNTEER NAVAL FORCE
VACANCIES FOR DIRECT ENTRY OFFICERS REGULAR / VOLUNTEER NAVAL FORCE
VACANCIES FOR REGULAR NAVAL FORCE ARTIFICER (SAILORS)
VACANCIES FOR REGULAR & VOLUNTEER NAVAL FORCE (SAILORS)
Senior Staff Officer (Recruiting)
Naval Headquarters,
Colombo 01,
Sri Lanka.
Telephone : +94117195118
Officer Enlistment
Naval Headquarters,
Colombo 01,
Sri Lanka.
Telephone : +941171915154
Sailor Enlistment Office
Naval Headquarters,
Colombo 01,
Sri Lanka.
Telephone : +941171915162
SLNS Mahasen
Naval Headquarters,
Colombo 01,
Sri Lanka.
Telephone : +941171916660
SLNS Pandukabaya
Poonewa
Medawachchiya.
Telephone : +94267763100
SLNS Dakshina
Magalla
Galle
Telephone : +941171918600
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Officer Training

It is a golden opportunity for all young Sri Lankans to be an officer and a gentleman/lady of high calibre, capable and innovative in a challenging seafaring career, in any of the following branches in the Sri Lanka Navy.

Executive Logistics Patrolman Legal
Engineering Medical Shipwright Information Technology
Electrical & Electronics Dental Provost Music

Presently officer training is mainly conducted at the Naval and Maritime Academy (NMA) Trincomalee and short / specialised officer training is conducted at the Sri Lanka Naval Ship Gemunu, Welisara. This training includes theoretical aspects covered at the training institute followed by a practical exposure onboard the Sri Lanka Navy fleet at sea.

Officers' Entry Schemes

Cadet Entry Degree Programme

Should have passed General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) with minimum qualifying results for University admission.

Cadet Entry Non-Degree Programme

Should have passed General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level).

Direct Entry Stream for Regular Force

Should have a Degree from a recognized University or Higher National Diploma (minimum one year duration) with two years of work experience.

Volunteer Stream

Should have a Degree from a recognized University or Higher National Diploma (minimum one year duration) with two years working experience.

Service Entry

Ratings with special aptitudes, qualifications & outstanding leadership abilities are selected, trained & granted a commission.

Eligibility for Cadet Entry Officers
Citizen of Sri Lanka Weight 110 lbs
Unmarried males Chest 32 inches (minimum)
Age between 18-22 years Vision Colour STD II
Height 5'6" Distance 6/6 each eye
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Eligibility for Direct Entry/Volunteer Officers
Citizen of Sri Lanka Height: Male 5'6", Female 5'3"
Unmarried males Chest 32 inches (minimum)
Married/Unmarried (Males/Females) Distance 6/6 each eye
Chest Male 32 inches (minimum) Vision Colour STD II
Weight: Male-115lbs Female-90lbs

Officers on completion of their basic training, are offered the advance courses in following fields, mostly abroad.

Technological Naval combat related
Specialization Modern warfare/equipment training
Management Staff Colleges
Administration National Defence Colleges

Selections for limited berths in basic training abroad (International Midshipmen course at the Britannia Royal Naval College in Dartmouth, UK or the Sub Lieutenant Technical (Executive) course in India or Bangladesh etc) will be based on performance during training.


Service Benefits

To increase welfare and well-being of the officers and sailors in Sri Lanka Navy with the aim of boosting up the morale and enhancing the productivity, following services and welfare measures have being organized

Free Meals, Accommodation, Uniforms and Traveling

All officers and sailors receive meals, lodging, uniforms and traveling free of charge.

Medical & Dental Care

Practitioners and facilities are available to all members and their families.

Sports

Avenues are open to excel at international level in any sport including Shooting and Sailing.

Loans

After completing a period of service, Government loan benefits can be obtained.

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Avenues open for career as a Sailor
Non-Artificer Sailors
Artificer Sailors
Seaman Engine Room Artificer
Diver Radio Electrical Artificer
Naval Patrolman Electrical Artificer
Communicator Shipwright Artificer
Musician Civil Engineering Artificer
Physical Training Instructor Auto-Mobile Artificer
Provost
Special Boat Squadron
Transport Assistant
Engineering Mechanic
Engineering Mechanic - Hull
Engineering Mechanic - Work Service
Engineering Mechanic - Tradesman
Electrician Mate
Radio Electrician Mate
Supply Assistant
Writer
Catering Assistant
Mess Assistant
Medical Assistant
Dental Assistant
Information Technology

Sailors' basic training ( approximately six months ) is conducted at Advanced Naval Training Centre (Nipuna), Naval Recruit Training Centre (Shiksha), SLNS Gemunu (Welisara), SLNS Ruhuna (Tangalle) and SLNS Vijaya (Kalpitiya) . This basic training will be followed by "on-the-job" training onboard fleet units and at shore establishments.

Non-Artificer Training

Basic training, of about 6 months will be followed by "on-the-job" training (both ashore & afloat) and advanced training (sub specialization) of 6 to 12 months, either locally or abroad.

Artificer Training

On completion of 3 to 6 months of basic training, Artificer training which is provided either locally or abroad,which will confer a Diploma in Naval Engineering in the specified fields to those who successfully complete this training.

Eligibility for Sailors
Citizen of Sri Lanka Weight 105 lbs
Unmarried Chest 32 inches
Age between 18-22 years Vision STD II distance 6/6 each eye
Height minimum 5' 3"
Service Benefits

To increase welfare and well-being of the officers and sailors in Sri Lanka Navy with the aim of boosting up the morale and enhancing the productivity, following services and welfare measures have being organized

Free Meals, Accommodation, Uniforms and Traveling

All officers and sailors receive meals, lodging, uniforms and traveling free of charge.

Medical & Dental Care

Practitioners and facilities are available to all members and their families.

Sports

Avenues are open to excel at international level in any sport including Shooting and Sailing.

Loans

After completing a period of service, Government loan benefits can be obtained.