Commissioned Officers are recruited to the Sri Lanka Air Force to perform as leaders of this prestigious organization. They will perform in roles such Flying Operations, Aeronautical and General Engineering Duties, Avionics, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology Engineering, Air Traffic Controlling, Force Protection, Logistical Administration, Human Resource Administration, Civil Engineering and Aviation Medicine.
The recruitment of direct entry Officer as Regular to fulfill Officer vacancies is done twice a year unless otherwise decided by the Commander of the Air Force. The Command Recruiting Officer will ascertain from respective Directors after submitting the number of vacancies available in the respective Branch and thereafter deciding on the number and types of branch vacancies which require to be fulfilled.
|Nationality||Must be a citizen of Sri Lanka|
Age as at 01 st January 2024.
Should not be more than 40 Years All other branches
Not less than 18 years and not more than 33 years.
|Civil Status||Married or Unmarried (Direct Entry)|
165 cm (5’ 5”) and above
160 cm (5’3”) and above
Male: 17 < BMI < 26
Female: 17 < BMI < 25
|Chest||Male: 32” (Minimum)|
|Colour Vision Standard||CP2|
|Visual Acuity||Left eye 6/6 and right eye 6/6 (Without spectacles / Contact Lens).
Bachelors or Master Degree in Material/Electrical Engineering (The award winners at the initial & secondary Degree programmes at Sri Lankan Government Universities will be given priority) or similar capacity. Charted Engineering or Associate Membership in IESL will be an added advantage. A completed apprenticeship / additional courses/ working experiences in relevant field would be advantageous. Strong mathematical, analytical and creative thinking skills related to UAV systems (Data link, autopilot systems and firmware Development, Electro- Mechanical Systems, flight controls and stability). Researches/ publications conducted related to Autonomous Systems/Vehicles, Machine Learning (Python,C, etc) related software handling (SOLID WORK, CAD, MATLAB) and Intensive for IEEE publications will be considered as value added qualification. Strong communication skills, team work and experience with regard to research on UAV and Drones will be given priority. Previous experience in research projects will be considered as additional advantage.