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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:



2749 Canada Jobs Found


Ref ID: 05060-0011560009 Classification: Systems Administrator Compensation: $75000.00 to $85000.00 yearly Have you been looking for a chance to do...
Robert Half Canada - Burnaby - posted 7 days ago
Ref ID: 05060-0011524112 Classification: Cloud Computing Analyst Compensation: $80000.00 to $120000.00 yearly Cloud computing continues to be a pop...
Robert Half Canada - Burnaby - posted 18 days ago
Ref ID: 05090-0011523511 Classification: NOC Technician Compensation: $50000.00 to $60000.00 yearly A client of Robert Half is currently looking fo...
Robert Half Canada - Markham - posted 19 days ago
Ref ID: 05060-0011517017 Classification: Business Analyst Compensation: $75000.00 to $85000.00 yearly Some people love going to university, while o...
Robert Half Canada - Vancouver - posted 13 days ago
Ref ID: 05060-0011556829 Classification: Software Developer Compensation: $80000.00 to $120000.00 yearly Are you the type of software developer tha...
Robert Half Canada - Burnaby - posted 13 days ago
Ref ID: 05060-0011525916 Classification: Project Manager/Sr. Consultant Compensation: $70000.00 to $90000.00 yearly Have you been looking for a cha...
Robert Half Canada - Burnaby - posted 17 days ago
Ref ID: 05090-0011554483 Classification: Product Manager Compensation: $80000.00 to $100000.00 yearly We are looking to hire a dynamic Product Mana...
Robert Half Canada - Toronto - posted 14 days ago
Ref ID: 05090-9502685910 Classification: Data Architect Compensation: $100000.00 to $130000.00 yearly Our client located in Toronto is searching fo...
Robert Half Canada - Toronto - posted 12 days ago
Ref ID: 05090-0011544575 Classification: Technical Engineer Compensation: $55000.00 to $60000.00 yearly A client of Robert Half is looking to hire ...
Robert Half Canada - Richmond Hill - posted 27 days ago
Ref ID: 05090-0011552537 Classification: Software Developer Compensation: $80000.00 to $100000.00 yearly Candidates in the Ontario area looking for...
Robert Half Canada - Toronto - posted 14 days ago
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