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Green Jobs Video Series

Who works in the forest? Watch these videos to meet some amazing men and women who work in and care for our forests, and find out why their jobs are key to managing them sustainably! Also learn about the communities in which these professionals live and work, how society benefits from the work they do, and the various education and career pathways that led them to their unique green jobs!

By educating and inspiring youth, and by offering professional development supports like valuable Green Job work experiences and a sector-leading mentorship program, PLT Canada is supporting communities coast-to-coast-to-coast and helping to grow a diverse and resilient green jobs workforce.

Chief Forester

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Jennifer Tallman is the Chief Forester for EACOM Timber and the first female chief forester in Ontario. Her job is the ultimate balancing act—she’s responsible for creating, implementing and overseeing a 10 year forest management plan!

In this episode, Lacey learns what goes into a plan like that, goes ice fishing with Jenny, and she even tries operating a tree harvester!   

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Silviculture Forester

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Andrée Morneau is a Silviculture Forester with Nipissing Forest Resource Management. Silviculture Foresters are responsible for forest regeneration – making sure the trees grow back healthy and strong!

In this video, Lacey learns from Andrée how to find the best pine cones to grow new trees, how to extract their seeds, and she drives a massive skidder through the forest!

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Operations Supervisor

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Coming soon!
 

Lead Scientist

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Coming soon!
 

Woodlands Supervisor

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Coming soon!
 

Mass Timber Specialist

Coming soon!
 

Indigenous Partnerships Manager

Coming soon!
 

 

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