[ID:7120]The Canadian Government section provides an overview of opportunities for internationally-oriented work in federal, provincial and territorial governments in Canada. Students interested in international careers with governments in Canada can learn about relevant federal, provincial and territorial organizations, their responsibilities and the opportunities offered in foreign affairs, trade, international development, security and defence. The Government of Canada employs over 150,000 people working in diverse fields in over 1,000 locations throughout Canada and the rest of the world. This section offers a comprehensive overview of the government, and provides tips and strategies for getting hired within the system.
- Do your homework: Hiring is merit-based, but it helps to know who is doing the hiring – and if you can tap into personal connections, all the better. Check out opportunities for internships and summer opportunities with governments, which often have specialized programs for students.
- Languages matter:...