Management consular officers to be reclassified as foreign service officers

Decades in the making, change may lead to MCO salary boost.

Embassy Photo: Kristen Shane
Management consular officers work both at DFATD headquarters in Ottawa, pictured, and Gatineau as well as abroad, dealing with budgets, human resources and helping Canadians abroad in times of emergency.
Sneh Duggal
Published: Wednesday, 05/13/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Tuesday, 05/19/2015 7:11 pm EDT

Management consular officers within the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development are expected to be reclassified as foreign service officers in a change that has been 23 years in the making.

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