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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:

7022 Canada Jobs Found

As a member of the peopleCare Meaford nursing team, this position works under the direction of the Registered Nurse and reports to the Director of ...
SmoothHiring - London - posted about 17 hours ago
Nortre client est la première chaîne de quincaillerie et de matériaux de construction indépendante issue de la région de Québec. Elle offre plus de...
Manpower - Longueuil - posted about 17 hours ago
Nouveau poste à Saint-Hubert Poste temporaire avec possibilité de permanence. Salaire 15,50$ Horaire d'après-midi : 13h à 22h Du Lundi au Jeudi (po...
Manpower - Longueuil - posted about 17 hours ago
Vous êtes à la recherche d'une opportunité sur les quarts de jour et de nuit? Notre client reconnu ses innovations et ses systèmes à base de polymè...
Manpower - d'Urfé - posted about 17 hours ago
Aerotek est présentement à la recherche de plusieurs électroniciens pour son client: Bombardier Aéronautique SOMMAIRE DES RESPONSABILITÉS: Répondre...
Aerotek - Mirabel - posted about 17 hours ago
TEKsystems is seeking a Junior Systems Specialist to join their team on a full-time basis. Requirements: - Speak fluent English, and be comfortable...
TEKsystems, Inc - Vancouver - posted about 17 hours ago
Manpower is seeking Bilingual Account Maintenance Officers for one of our clients in North West of Edmonton for permanent positions. In this positi...
Manpower - Edmonton - posted about 17 hours ago
SAP Data-Entry Clerk Manpower is currently hiring a Data-Entry Clerk to fulfill a temporary contract position in Grande Prairie, Alberta. Contract ...
Manpower - Grande Prairie - posted about 17 hours ago
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Procom - Mississauga - posted about 17 hours ago
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