Google wooing Canadian job seekers

TORONTO — At a time when many companies are drastically cutting jobs, Google Canada says it’s hiring in all of its offices and has good reason to grow: Canada is more into Google and its products than most other countries.

At a time when many companies are drastically cutting jobs, Google Canada says it’s hiring in all of its offices and has good reason to grow: Canada is more into Google and its products than most other countries.

Google has posted help-wanted ads for 16 positions in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Waterloo, Ont. It has about 100 Canadian employees in all.

Google is looking for a head of industry, software engineers and administrative assistants to help take advantage of Canada’s base of extraordinarily plugged-in Internet users, said Jonathan Lister, Google Canada’s country manager and managing director.