MILITARY EXPERTS

Whatever your passion and skills may be, the RSAF will propel you to greater heights and deeper expertise. As a Military Expert (ME), you are a uniformed personnel with deep system knowledge and skills in key military domains.

You serve to retain deep knowledge within the 3rd Generation SAF, and are an important complement to the Officer and Warrant Officer Corps. Under the Military Domain Experts Scheme (MDES), you enjoy a full CPF scheme with career opportunities up to age 60.

RSAF MILITARY EXPERT VOCATIONS

Explore the different vocations that you can join.

CAREER ROADMAP

STARTING FROM ME1

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STARTING FROM ME4

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KEEN TO BECOME A MILITARY EXPERT?

Explore our available scholarships to elevate your skills and realise your aspirations.

MILITARY DOMAIN EXPERTS SCHEME (MDES)

You will receive an attractive package of benefits under the MDES Scheme.

COMPETITIVE SALARY

You can expect an attractive remuneration package with a Market Adjustable Specialisation Component (MASC) to recognise the expertise of Military Experts.

EXperts Continuous Engagement & Learning (EXCEL) BONUS

EXperts Continuous Engagement & Learning (EXCEL) BONUS

You will receive periodic EXCEL bonuses of up to 28 months in total, depending on your length of service.

MEDISAVE-CUM-SUBSIDISED OUTPATIENT (MSO) SCHEME

MEDISAVE-CUM-SUBSIDISED OUTPATIENT (MSO) SCHEME

You will receive additional Medisave contributions and enjoy up to 85% subsidy for yourself and 60% for your dependants on outpatient treatment.

MDES ACADEMIC BONUS

MDES ACADEMIC BONUS

For those who are not starting on or under going sponsored studies, you will receive a one-time MDES Academic Bonus of $20,000 or $25,000, depending on your vocation.

EARLY DEGREE SPONSORSHIP

EARLY DEGREE SPONSORSHIP

Good performers can apply for the SAF Engineering Award (SEA) to pursue full-time studies at local universities. This can be as early as the first three years of service.

FLEXIBLE BENEFITS (FLEX)

Flex Credits are given to military regulars to support your life cycle needs, over and above your remuneration package and care benefits. Military Experts will receive 600 – 1000 FLEX credits a year (equivalent to $600 – $1000), which can be used to pay for your insurance, vacations, education and medical needs.

CONTIGUOUS 8-RANK MILITARY EXPERT STRUCTURE

You will be sent for relevant MDES courses at key progression points to enhance your knowledge and have the opportunity to rise up the 8-rank structure.

OTHER BENEFITS

In addition to wedding, newborn and wedding anniversary gifts, you will also enjoy special rates for various lifestyle benefits.

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