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:

6597 Canada Jobs Found

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Manpower - Brockville - posted about 22 hours ago
Business Systems Analyst On behalf of our client Procom is actively seeking a Business Systems Analyst Business Systems Analyst Job Details Extract...
Procom - British Columbia-Vancouver - posted about 22 hours ago
Network/Telecom Analyst On behalf of our client, Procom is currently seeking a Service Operations Analyst. Network/Telecom Analyst Mandatory Skills...
Procom - Alberta-Calgary - posted about 22 hours ago
Vous êtes un /e spécialiste de la gestion de marchandises? Vous souhaitez évoluer dans une entreprise qui possède une solide réputation à travers l...
Manpower - Mont-Royal - posted about 22 hours ago
WE HAVE A CLIENT LOOKING TO HIRE MULTIPLE PRODUCTION WORKERS ASAP! Job Description: -Working in a fast paced, cardboard packaging environment -Cutt...
Aerotek - Richmond - posted about 22 hours ago
Conseiller - Gestion des données Dans le cadre de ses ententes avec ses différents clients, Procom est actuellement à la recherche d'un Conseiller ...
Procom - Quebec-Montreal - posted about 22 hours ago
Your career is clear for take off with Manpower! Manpower is excited to connect with qualified Wiring Harness Assemblers to join our aerospace clie...
Manpower - North York - posted about 22 hours ago
Overview Our client is a developer and producer of mechanical pipe joining systems and is looking for a highly motivated and reliable individual to...
Aerotek - Richmond Hill - posted about 22 hours ago
The Knights On Guard Advantage: As a trusted member of your community since 1989, Knights On Guard Security is committed to offering outstanding em...
Knights on Guard - Ontario-Pickering - posted about 22 hours ago
Manpower Group is currently recruiting for a warehouse Shipper receiver to join their dynamic growing team. The Mississauga client is a manufacture...
Manpower - Mississauga - posted about 22 hours ago

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