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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:

6231 Canada Jobs Found

As qualified Health & Safety Professional, you know what it takes to make a work place safe. We are seeking a qualified HSE Specialist to assist in...
Manpower - Bradford West Gwillimbury - posted about 21 hours ago
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Groupe Dicom Transport Canada - Bagotville - posted about 21 hours ago
The Acklands-Grainger Inventory team manages nearly 1 million stock keeping units and $210 million in inventory across 4 DCs and 31 branches in Can...
Acklands-Grainger - Markham - posted about 21 hours ago
Réceptionniste bilingue (contrat de 6 mois) Notre client, une entreprise dans le domaine de l'assurance, est actuellement à la recherche d'une réce...
Manpower - Montréal - posted about 21 hours ago
Intermediate Product Owner On behalf of our client, Procom is currently seeking an Intermediate Product Owner to represent their new systems from e...
Procom - Richmond - posted about 21 hours ago
Are you looking for full-time work in Alliston? Do you want to grow with a leading Automotive Parts Manufacturer? Looking for your chance to secure...
Manpower - Alliston - posted about 21 hours ago
An excellent opportunity for a Senior Corporate Administrator to fulfill a 1 year contract in the New Tecumseth area. This role will offer you the ...
Manpower - Alliston - posted about 21 hours ago
Key Responsibilities: Assist in development and completion of annual plans and quarterly financial forecasts; develop efficient processes to consol...
Acklands-Grainger - Markham - posted about 21 hours ago
Primary Function: Manage an account portfolio of approximately 45 large size customers, including National Accounts and contract customers. Develop...
Acklands-Grainger - Brandon - posted about 21 hours ago
Our client in Owen Sound is currently looking to hire a Field Service Technician. The successful candidate will join a dynamic and rapidly growing ...
Manpower - Owen Sound - posted about 21 hours ago
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