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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 Doingbusiness.com 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:

6912 Canada Jobs Found

Job Description: Client is looking for you to be a machine operator/general labor for their assembly line. You will be loading up parts, running th...
Aerotek - Vaughan - posted about 22 hours ago
Job Description: Workers will be on the line, working on machines, loading parts, pushing button, watching machine, grabbing part (30lbs max), chec...
Aerotek - Aurora - posted about 22 hours ago
Job Description: Will be working as a general labor in production line. Parts come through from buffering and are loaded onto a line, a hoyst is us...
Aerotek - North York - posted about 22 hours ago
Job Description: Previous experience working in a manufacturing/warehouse environment Ability to pick orders accurately and in a timely fashion Pic...
Aerotek - Pickering - posted about 22 hours ago
Job Description: Worker will assist there team with doing refurbishing of modular units they have there. Need to be handy and do everything needed ...
Aerotek - Richmond Hill - posted about 22 hours ago
Assembly Line Worker Client is looking for you to be a machine operator/general labor for their assembly line. You will be loading up parts, runnin...
Aerotek - Concord - posted about 22 hours ago
Our client in East Hamilton has a great opportunity for experienced labourers for their food production facility! You can work up up to 24 hours pe...
Manpower - Hamilton - posted about 22 hours ago
Who We Are: Ocean Management Group was launched to fill a giant gap in the sales and marketing industry for effective representation. Our innovativ...
Ocean Management Group - St Albert - posted about 22 hours ago
Calling all Administrative professionals! Our client in the Banking industry is looking for Administrative Assistant in Oakville, ON Are you lookin...
Manpower - Oakville - posted about 22 hours ago
Currently we are seeking individuals for the following position, please take note that this position is time sensitive and we advise you to apply i...
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