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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:

3146 Canada Jobs Found

The construction team of our firm is looking for a self-motivated, detail-orientated individual with a strong initiative to take on a wide variety ...
Aerotek - Vancouver - posted 6 days ago
Ref ID: 05200-0011487748 Classification: Full Charge Bookkeeper Compensation: DOE Notre client, une entreprise spécialisée dans la gestion immobili...
Accountemps - Québec - posted 20 days ago
Ref ID: 05200-0011498256 Classification: Full Charge Bookkeeper Compensation: $18.00 to $18.00 hourly Notre client, une entreprise spécialisée dans...
Accountemps - Québec - posted 7 days ago
French Language Translator On behalf of our client in the Professional Services Sector, PROCOM is looking for French Language Translator. French La...
Procom - Mississauga - posted 16 days ago
Are you looking to make a difference in a patient’s life? At AmerisourceBergen, you will find an innovative culture that is patient focused and ded...
Innomar Strategies Inc. - Montreal - posted 19 days ago
Konecranes Inc Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category Country: Canada Location: Dorval, Q...
Konecranes - Dorval - posted 3 days ago
Ref ID: 05050-0011494451 Classification: Office Manager Compensation: $65000.00 to $75000.00 yearly Our client, located in the greater Toronto area...
Robert Half Finance et Comptabilité - Toronto - posted 15 days ago
Ref ID: 05060-0011500448 Classification: Full Charge Bookkeeper Compensation: $60000.00 to $75000.00 yearly Our Vancouver based client is looking f...
Robert Half Canada - Vancouver - posted 6 days ago
Location: Toronto, ON Salary: 140000 Description: Our client is currently seeking a Senior Software Developer Essential Functions and Responsibilit...
The Judge Group - Toronto - posted 15 days ago
Ref ID: 05060-0011499266 Classification: Controller Compensation: $90000.00 to $120000.00 yearly We are currently working with one of British Colum...
Robert Half Canada - Richmond - posted 6 days ago
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