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:



8192 Canada Jobs Found


The Woodbridge Group® a global manufacturer of foam products and just in time assembly & sequencing for diversified products offers innovative uret...
The Woodbridge Group - Vaughan - posted 1 day ago
The Woodbridge Group® a global manufacturer of foam products and just in time assembly & sequencing for diversified products offers innovative uret...
The Woodbridge Group - Vaughan - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05150-0010460369 Classification: Secretary/Admin Asst Compensation: $14.25 to $18.00 per hour Administrative Assistant OfficeTeam has partn...
OfficeTeam - Surrey - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05150-0010460641 Classification: Secretary/Admin Asst Compensation: $16.63 to $17.75 per hour Administrative Assistant We currently have an...
OfficeTeam - Delta - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05150-0010460172 Classification: Secretary/Admin Asst Compensation: $16.86 to $17.00 per hour Administrative Assistant OfficeTeam has oppor...
OfficeTeam - Surrey - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05000-0010376443 Classification: Accountant - Public Compensation: DOE Our client, a reputable oil and gas field services company, requires...
Accountemps - Calgary - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05000-0010459500 Classification: Accounting Clerk Compensation: DOE Our busy client in Calgary is currently seeking a Accounting Clerk to j...
Accountemps - Calgary - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05000-0010459438 Classification: Billing Clerk Compensation: DOE Our busy client in Calgary is currently seeking a Billing Clerk to join th...
Accountemps - Calgary - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05090-9501269851 Classification: Attorney - Licensed II 4-9 yrs exp Compensation: DOE We are assisting a downtown Toronto-based boutique la...
Robert Half Legal - Toronto - posted 1 day ago
One of TEKsysystems' clients in Mississauga is seeking a Senior UI Development professional for a 12 months contract. 1) Experience developing user...
TEKsystems, Inc - Mississauga - posted 1 day ago
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