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:

8007 Canada Jobs Found

Employment : Temporary # of Openings : 30 Classification : Other Area(s) Industry: Machine Operator: Talentcor is seeking Machine Operator on a 2 M...
Talentcor - Woodstock - posted about 9 hours ago
JOB REQUISITION Robert Half Technology, Account Executive LOCATION CAN MISSISSAUGA JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary As an Account Executive , your respo...
Robert Half Finance & Accounting - Mississauga - posted about 9 hours ago
Would you like to be a part of the organization where high energy meets intellect? If you get excited by solving puzzles and working in a collabora...
Aptean - Cambridge - posted about 9 hours ago
Account Manager for the Greater Vancouver Area Are you looking for a career that allows you to use your sales ability and knowledge of industrial a...
Pepperl+Fuchs - Vancouver - posted about 9 hours ago
You tired of your job, there is no future what your doing so you want to make a fresh start. At ifind realty you could have that chance to grow you...
Ifind realty inc - Ontario - posted about 9 hours ago
Impark is one of the largest parking management companies in North America. We have 55 years of experience, and currently operate parking facilitie...
Impark in Canada - Ottawa - posted about 9 hours ago
Company Introduction This position is for MSM, a division of Magna Powertrain. Magna Powertrain, an operating unit of Magna International, is a pre...
Magna International - Woodbridge - posted about 9 hours ago
Posting Date Apr 26, 2018 Job Number 180016R7 Job Category Revenue Management Location Niagara Falls Marriott on the Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario ...
Marriott International, Inc. - Niagara Falls - posted about 9 hours ago
Posting Date May 16, 2018 Job Number 1800159T Job Category Housekeeping & Laundry Location JW Marriott Parq Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia ...
Marriott International, Inc. - Vancouver - posted about 9 hours ago
Posting Date May 09, 2018 Job Number 180015BZ Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary Location The Hotel Saskatchewan, Autograph Collection, Regi...
Marriott International, Inc. - Regina - posted about 9 hours ago
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