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:



6696 Canada Jobs Found


Ref ID: 05030-0009012352 Classification: Software Engineer Compensation: DOE Robert Half Technology is currently seeking a Software Engineer for a ...
Robert Half Technology - Ottawa-K1R 7X7 - posted about 18 hours ago
Ref ID: 05030-0009010396 Classification: Database Analyst Compensation: $75,000.00 to $84,000.00 per year Job Summary: Under the direction of Senio...
Robert Half Technology - Ottawa-K1R 7X7 - posted about 18 hours ago
Ref ID: 05050-0009251052 Classification: Secretary/Admin Asst Compensation: $16.15 to $18.70 per hour Are you a Bilingual (English/French) Front De...
OfficeTeam - Scarborough-M1H 3E3 - posted about 18 hours ago
Overview: The person who greets and helps customers in a local 7-Eleven is the most important person in the 7-Eleven corporation. Bar none. You are...
7‑Eleven - Edmonton - posted about 18 hours ago
Overview: The person who greets and helps customers in a local 7-Eleven is the most important person in the 7-Eleven corporation. Bar none. You are...
7‑Eleven - New Westminster - posted about 18 hours ago
Overview: As an Assistant Store Manager, you will assist the Store Manager with store operation and implementation of our company’s Servant Leaders...
7‑Eleven - New Westminster - posted about 18 hours ago
Overview: The person who greets and helps customers in a local 7-Eleven is the most important person in the 7-Eleven corporation. Bar none. You are...
7‑Eleven - Sherwood Park - posted about 18 hours ago
Overview: The person who greets and helps customers in a local 7-Eleven is the most important person in the 7-Eleven corporation. Bar none. You are...
7‑Eleven - New Westminster - posted about 18 hours ago
Overview: The person who greets and helps customers in a local 7-Eleven is the most important person in the 7-Eleven corporation. Bar none. You are...
7‑Eleven - MacKenzie - posted about 18 hours ago
The contractor will be used as a utility worker in the facility depending on the daily goals. They will be operating a machine (JCP zoom boom, outd...
Aerotek - Airdrie - posted about 18 hours ago

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