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:

6522 Canada Jobs Found

The Crater is responsible for maintaining the smooth flow of finished units passing through the crating area by making skids components using wood ...
Aerotek - Mississauga - posted 1 day ago
Position Overview The primary function of the Project Manager (PM) is to assist the Company in exceeding the expectations of new and existing custo...
Harris - British Columbia-Victoria - posted 1 day ago
Are you looking for a sales career with a progressive, innovative, fast paced, growing company? Are you a motivated self-starter with a passion for...
Wurth Canada - Saskatchewan-Regina - posted 1 day ago
Aerotek est la plus grande firme de recrutement privée en Amérique du Nord et nous fournissons des opportunités d'emplois depuis plus de 30 ans. No...
Aerotek - LaSalle - posted 1 day ago
We are looking to hire qualified Fabricators for a company that is pronoun in industry for the fabrication and fitting of structural steel. This ca...
Aerotek - Delta - posted 1 day ago
I’m looking for bold, uncompromising outside sales hunters to bring my client’s products and services to market. This is a chance to turn the wirel...
Talentcor Professional - British Columbia-Richmond - posted 1 day ago
Reporting to the Controller, the Accounting Analyst will be responsible for reconciling intercompany transactions, supporting tax filing, and conso...
Talentcor Professional - Ontario-Guelph - posted 1 day ago
Ah HA! There it is. You knew there was something. All those hours of watching Dateline paid off. Follow the money, they said… and you did! One of t...
Talentcor Professional - British Columbia-Richmond - posted 1 day ago
I’m looking for bold, uncompromising outside sales hunters to bring my client’s products and services to market. This is a chance to turn the wirel...
Talentcor Professional - British Columbia-Prince George - posted 1 day ago
A leading Canadian manufacturer is seeking a talented AR Administrator for their Langley-based site. Working with a small, vibrant team you will ta...
Talentcor Professional - British Columbia-Langley - posted 1 day ago
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