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:



6718 Canada Jobs Found


Pure Octane Talent is one of the leading event promotions and event planning firms in the Greater Toronto Area. Our diverse client portfolio includ...
Pure Octane Talent - Toronto-M6K 3C3 - posted about 18 hours ago
The Job Window , an interactive candidate resource that specializes in connecting up and coming talent to entry level opportunities all across Nort...
Pure Octane Talent - Toronto-M6K 3C3 - posted about 18 hours ago
Pasta Lovers Wanted! - GTA Mosaic Sales Solutions Great Toronto Area Connecting and networking with people is your style! You instinctively have th...
Mosaic North America - GTA - posted about 18 hours ago
Pasta Lovers Wanted! - GTA Mosaic Sales Solutions Great Toronto Area Connecting and networking with people is your style! You instinctively have th...
Mosaic North America - GTA - posted about 18 hours ago
The Job Window’s client is a full-service marketing firm in Toronto looking for an Account Manager to work with new accounts for its Fortune 500 cl...
The Job Window - Toronto-M6K 3C3 - posted about 18 hours ago
Summary: Job Description: RESPONSIBILITES : Serve customers (both internal and external) by responding to and directing telephone and in-person inq...
ADESA - Brampton-L6T 5P4 - posted about 18 hours ago
Our customer is in need of a Functional Analyst for a 9 month contract in Downtown Edmonton. This person will help support a number of different fi...
TEKsystems, Inc - Edmonton - posted about 18 hours ago
The Lumber Accounting Manager works with the Lumber Controller on all accounting related matters including but not limited to Monthly, Quarterly, a...
Western Forest Products Inc - Nanaimo - posted about 18 hours ago
WHY CALMONT At Calmont you are more than just an employee, everyone is a respected and valued member of our team. We provide a supportive work envi...
Calmont Group - Edmonton-T5L 3C5 - posted about 18 hours ago
Our client, an international aerospace and high technology company, is hiring a Software Quality Assurance Specialist responsible for performing re...
Engineering Search Firm Inc. - Toronto - posted about 18 hours ago

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