37 Signal Regiment

Unit Identification

37 Signal Regiment Badge

 

Location

Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander W. Anthony Paddon Building
Regimental Headquarters and 8 Squadron
115 the boulevard
St. John's, NL  A1A 0P5

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Barrack Green Armoury
2 Squadron
60 Broadview Avenue,
Saint John NB  E2L 5C5

Army Reserve

Graphic: Joanna Gajdicar

Join Our Team

Looking for full-time or part-time work? We are hiring and provide excellent career opportunities. Please do not hesitate to call or email our recruiter who will be pleased to answer any questions you may have and provide direction on how to apply to our Regiment.

Our Team Recruiter

Saint John NB

Name:  Sgt Richard
Phone: 506-721-0512
Email:  Leo.Richard@forces.gc.ca

St John’s  NL  

Name: Sgt Parkes
Phone: 709-733-3777
Email: P-SJS.ArmyReserveRecruiting@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

When We Train

September to June:

  • Thursday evenings
  • 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • one weekend per month.

Full-time summer employment is available from May to August.

Trades In Our Unit

Equipment

Vehicles :

  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)
  • Militarized Commercial Off-The-Shelf (MilCOTS)

See a list of Canadian Army weapons and vehicles.

Who We Are

As a unit of the Canadian Armed Forces, embodied in the Reserve Force and part of 37 Canadian Brigade Group (CBG), 37 Signal Regiment is made up of a Regimental Headquarters (RHQ) and two squadrons. The RHQ and a squadron designated 8 Squadron are located in St John's Newfoundland & Labrador and a second squadron designated 2 Squadron is located in Saint John, New Brunswick. The role of 37 Signal Regiment is to provide combat capable signallers and communication information service in support of CAF domestic and expeditionary operations.

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 Alan Doody
  • Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer Darren Sheppard

Contact Us

Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander W. Anthony Paddon Building
Regimental Headquarters and 8 Squadron
115 the boulevard
St. John's, NL  A1A 0P5

Phone: 709-733-3777

Barrack Green Armoury
2 Squadron
60 Broadview Avenue,
Saint John NB  E2L 5C5

Phone: 506-378-2969

News

LCol Taylor with Charles Coy CIMIC and Psy Ops teams and interpreters

Trained to lead

Antigonish, Nova Scotia — Lieutenant Colonel Eleanor Taylor never set out to be a pioneer. What she did want as a Grade Eleven student in 1994 was to find an exciting career. And when she stumbled across a Royal Military College pamphlet in her high school guidance counsellor’s office, her path to becoming a trailblazer in the Canadian Army (CA) was set in motion.   
March 12, 2020

Marjorie Whitcomb (née Horsnell)

Celebrating a Nursing Sister’s service

Saint John, New Brunswick — International Women’s Day creates an opportunity to highlight the contributions of the many Canadian women who have served, like Marjorie Whitcomb (née Horsnell). Attracted by a sense of adventure, Marjorie joined the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps as a Nursing Sister in 1949 at the age of 23.
March 9, 2020

Portrait of Bombardier Jenny Wildman

Petawawa soldier featured in Vimy exhibit

Oromocto, New Brunswick — When Corporal Genevieve Lapointe, a Canadian Army Image Technician, was asked to photograph 40 new graduates from an artillery course this past July, the only expectation was that she would take a group shot.
February 25, 2020

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Our History

37 Signal Regiment was officially established in May 2012. It is an amalgamation of the former 728 Communication Squadron based in St John's Newfoundland & Labrador and 722 Communication Squadron based in Saint John New Brunswick.  

2 Squadron

Based in Saint John New Brunswick, 2 squadron's lineage can be traced back to 25 March 1904 giving it claim to the oldest signals squadron in the Commonwealth, and as such its unofficial motto is "Primus Inter Pares" (First Among Equals).

8 Squadron

Currently being researched.

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