PH Army hiring 1K new officers

By Priam Nepomuceno

October 25, 2021, 11:28 am

<p><em>(Infographic courtesy of Philippine Army)</em></p>

(Infographic courtesy of Philippine Army)

MANILA – The Philippine Army (PA) is now looking for 1,050 individuals to fill up its officer slots for this year.

In a Facebook post on Sunday, Col. Xerxes Trinidad, PA spokesperson, said the number is part of the total quota of 2,109 slots for the recruitment of Army officers this year.

The PA has allocated 400 slots for Officer Candidate Course (OCC); 400 for Officer Preparatory Course (OPC) Class 73 and 74; 100 for OCC-Reserve Officer Training Corps (OCC-ROTC); 100 for Call to Active-Duty Tour for Training (CADTT); and 50 for Direct Commission.

Trinidad said the recruitment aims to continuously build up a force to advance the organization’s operational gains and finally end the insurgency in the country.

"This is a great opportunity for everyone, especially the youth who want to serve their fellow Filipinos and our beloved country,” PA chief Lt. Gen. Andres Centino said.

He added that the PA thoroughly selects the best and the brightest who will be the future leaders of the organization carrying out the noble duty of protecting the peace and stability of the nation.

Interested applicants can visit the link below to view detailed qualifications and requirements:

To view the detailed qualifications and requirements, please visit the link below:

Or visit the PA website:

Philippine Army Recruitment Contact Details:

Army Recruitment Office - Luzon

Fort Andres Bonifacio, Taguig City

Landline: (02) 845-9555 local 6843

Mobile: 0945-704-2390

Facebook: Army Recruitment Office - Luzon

Army Recruitment Office - Visayas
Camp Lapu-Lapu, Lahug, Cebu City

Landline: (032) 231-5157

Mobile: 0916-640-5919

Facebook: Army Recruitment Office - Visayas

Army Recruitment Office - Mindanao
Camp Evangelista, Cagayan de Oro City

Landline: (088) 850-5279

Mobile: 0939-954-7673 / 0927-332-1077 / 0926-467-4644 / 0917-712-1222

Facebook: Army Recruitment Office - Mindanao (PNA)