Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Canada

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Canada Fast Facts:

Location, Location, Location: Canada is located in the northern region of the North American continent, bordering the contiguous United States to its south. The region consists mostly of wide plains, with mountains in the west and lowlands in the southeast.

Weather: The climate varies from temperate in the south to subarctic in the north.

Population: As of July 2009 Canada’s population was estimated at 33,487, 208, which ranked 39th in the world.

Size Matters: Canada is the second largest country in the world, with a total area of 9,984,670 sq km. Can you name the largest country? Answer: Russia.

Government: Canada is governed as a parliamentary democracy and is divided into ten provinces and three federal territories.

Cities: In terms of population, Canada’s five largest cities are Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Ottawa and Edmonton, respectively; Ottawa is also the national capital.

Business Environment: Historically a rural-based economy, Canada has developed considerable manufacturing, mining and services industries in recent times. Canada was ranked the 8th best country for business in a 2009 ranking.

K-12 Education: Canada ranked 2nd of 17 peer countries in a 2008 Conference Board of Canada Ranking.

College Education: According to US News and World Reports 2008 Canadian college rankings, the top five colleges in the country are McGill University, the University of British Columbia, the University of Toronto, the University of Alberta and the University of Montreal, respectively.

Did You Know? Friends Forever: Canada’s southern border with the United States is the longest undefended international border in the world.



Economic Overview

For detailed information pertaining to careers, employment and economy, in addition to in-depth profiles for each province and territory, please click on the "career information" tab above.

Sources: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

For specific profiles regarding each of Canada’s provinces and territories, including specific career, employment and economic information, please click on the applicable name/link from the list below:

7239 Canada Jobs Found

Candidates will be working in an office space/call center environment, handling inbound calls for travel insurance clients to answer all inquiries ...
Aerotek - Kitchener - posted about 13 hours ago
Candidates will be working in an office space/call center environment, handling inbound calls for travel insurance clients to answer all inquiries ...
Aerotek - Kitchener - posted about 13 hours ago
Développeur Web Front End Dans le cadre de ses ententes avec ses différents clients, Procom est actuellement à la recherche d'un Développeur Web Fr...
Procom - Quebec-Montreal - posted about 13 hours ago
Our client, a leading manufacturer, is looking for Machine Operators to join their team in the Hamilton area for an ongoing contract to permanent b...
Aerotek - Hamilton - posted about 13 hours ago
Company Introduction This position is for Massiv Die-Form, a division of Cosma International. Cosma International, an operating unit of Magna Inter...
Magna International - Brampton - posted about 13 hours ago
Advisor Production Performance Opportunity to work in a fast paced environment Opportunity to be part of a team of professionals to perform product...
Rio Tinto - Labrador City - posted about 13 hours ago
Responsible for providing strategic and tactical leadership to partner effectively with suppliers to deliver sales growth, margin expansion, and SG...
WESCO International, Inc - Ontario-Markham-L3R 0S8 - posted about 13 hours ago
The Sales Associate is responsible for achieving inside sales revenue goals by obtaining and up-selling orders, creating customer satisfaction, and...
WESCO International, Inc - Ontario-Ottawa-K1B 5L2 - posted about 13 hours ago
The Finance Manager will provide support and assist Senior Management to help meet WESCO’s Accounting and Finance needs. This newly created positio...
WESCO International, Inc - Ontario-Mississauga-L5R 4G8 - posted about 13 hours ago
Job Purpose The Senior CRM Executive will report into the Senior Sports CRM Manager. The role will help to develop all Sportsbook CRM and promotion...
The Stars Group - Ontario-London - posted about 13 hours ago

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