Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.
We asked Enda Coates from Forestry Careers Ireland to give some advice for people considering this job:
There are so many different aspects of forestry to research: harvesting and biomass (what I do), timber quality, afforestation, species selection, recreation, amenity, carbon accounting, wildlife, habitats, forest policy, and much more. So there is a wide range of topics to get involved in, so find one you are interested in!
What are your interests?
Administrative people are interested in work that offers security and a sense of being part of a larger process. They may be at their best operating under supervisors who give clear guidelines, and performing routine tasks in a methodical and reliable way.
They tend to enjoy clerical and most forms of office work, where they perform essential administrative duties. They often form the backbone of large and small organisations alike. They may enjoy being in charge of office filing systems, and using computers and other office equipment to keep things running smoothly. They usually like routine work hours and prefer comfortable indoor workplaces.
Open Day11:00 AM to 2:00 PMFrom 11am - 2pm <br /><br />Contact: Dara McGoldrick <br />Position: Schools' Liaison Officer <br />Address: IT Sligo Ballinode Sligo <br />Telephone: 071 91 37325 <br />Email: <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org ">email@example.com <br /></a>Website: www.itsligo.ie
Thursday, May 09, 2019
North West Career Fest12:00 AM to 12:00 AMThe bi-annual North West Career Fest will offer students a unique experience to meet with over 50 exhibitors, attend talks from a host of career professionals in a third level setting. <br /><br />Contact: Maria Taylor <br />Position: Branch Secretary <br />Telephone: 087 649 8058 <br />Email: <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org ">email@example.com <br /></a>Website: www.northwestcareerfest.com