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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:



6733 Canada Jobs Found


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Robert Half Finance & Accounting - Edmonton - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05060-0010730412 Classification: Secretary/Admin Asst Compensation: DOE You'll succeed at this Administrative Assistant job if you love mai...
OfficeTeam - Vancouver - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05110-0010733115 Classification: Administrative - Medical Compensation: $23.00 to $26.00 per hour You'll be interested in this Executive As...
OfficeTeam - Edmonton - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05110-0010732717 Classification: Administrative - Medical Compensation: $28.00 to $31.00 per hour If you are a highly-skilled and professio...
OfficeTeam - St. Albert - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05060-0010726519 Classification: Administrative - Medical Compensation: DOE OfficeTeam currently has a fabulous opportunity for a gifted an...
OfficeTeam - North Vancouver - posted 1 day ago
Ref ID: 05000-0010732884 Classification: Financial Business Analyst Compensation: DOE Our client, a growing and dynamic organization is seeking a M...
Robert Half Finance & Accounting - Calgary - posted 1 day ago
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OfficeTeam - Vancouver - posted 1 day ago
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