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:

6770 Canada Jobs Found

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Aerotek - Laval - posted 1 day ago
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Chuck E. Cheese’s - Ontario-Mississauga - posted 1 day ago
OVERVIEWThis position is responsible for managing the day-to-day client activities for the assigned property/facility. The candidate must be able t...
JLL - Quebec-Montreal - posted 1 day ago
Snapshot: Hourly Rate: $15.08 Monday - Friday, 40 hours a week Day shift - hours between 8AM - 8PM Responsibilities and Duties Job Responsibilities...
Kelly Services - New Brunswick-Moncton - posted 1 day ago
We are looking for a Sales Support Administrator for one of our client located in Pointe Claire.The mandat will be for 3 months with a strong possi...
Kelly Services - Quebec-Laval - posted 1 day ago
We are currently looking for an Administrative Assistant to join our client's team located in Surrey on temporary basis (4-6 weeks). This position ...
Kelly Services - British Columbia-Vancouver - posted 1 day ago
Do you have a passion for accounting? Do you have at least 2 years of experience in accounting environment? Then we are looking for you to join our...
Kelly Services - British Columbia-Vancouver - posted 1 day ago
McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we tou...
McKesson_CA - Ontario-Mississauga - posted 1 day ago
McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we tou...
McKesson_CA - Ontario-Markham - posted 1 day ago
We are currently recruiting for the position of RECYCLING LABOUR for our client located NEW WESTMINSTER BC This is a ONGOING POSITION with our clie...
Manpower - New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada - posted 1 day ago
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