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 Kevin Power from Forestry Careers Ireland to give some advice for people considering this job:

Kevin Power

Resource Manager

Forestry Careers Ireland

Read more

Kevin Power
Be flexible and adaptable as sometimes you will be asked to work outside of your comfort zone. Have a good understanding of harvesting and establishment processes before working in this area.
Close

Investigative?
Investigative
The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.
All Courses
PLC Progression Routes
PLC Points Calculator
CAO Points Calculator
CAO Video Guide

Pontifical University, St Patricks College
Trinity College Dublin - TCD
Castlebar College of Further Education
Career Interviews
Sector Profiles
School Subjects (LC)
College Courses
Close
Study Skills
Other
Work Experience (School)
CV & Interview Preparation

EU Careers - Career Videos

<
Back
EU Careers 

EU Careers


News and Alerts...
Interviews & Videos
Parliamentary Assistant
Kevin Keary

Kevin Keary
Lawyer Linguist-Barrister
Vivienne Breathnach

Vivienne Breathnach
Interpreter
Breda Ni Mhaoláin

Breda Ni Mhaoláin
Secretary General
Catherine Day

Catherine Day
Head of Communications
Mary McCaughey

Mary McCaughey
Economist
Allen Monks

Allen	Monks
National Expert
Ciara Phelan

Ciara	 Phelan
Senior Economist
William Hynes

William Hynes
Contact Details

Mary McCaughey, Head of Communications

A business and politics graduate of Trinity College, Dublin and an ‘ancienne’ of the College of Europe in Bruges, Mary McCaughey is now working with Eurofound as Head of Information and Communication.
We Asked about...
Current Job?
What is your current job title?
What are the main tasks and responsibilities?
Describe a typical day?
What are the main challenges?
What particular skills do you bring to your workplace?
What's cool?
What's not so cool?
How did you go about getting your current job?
Career Development?
Education and Training?
Personal Qualities?
Advice for Others?
Related Occupational Information: