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Maximizing your green jobs search logo

January 20, 2022, 5:00 pm — 6:00 pm ET

Watch PLT Canada’s “Maximizing your Green Jobs Search” Webinar for tips on landing a job in the forest and conservation sector!

Project Learning Tree Canada (PLT Canada) hosted an hour-long webinar to help young adults land a job in Canada’s forest and conservation sector. We talk about labour market insights, best practices for structuring your job search, and LinkedIn and social media tips to create your online brand. 

Learning outcomes

  • Gain insider information on Canada’s Green Jobs market
  • Learn how to efficiently search for a job in the forest and conservation sector
  • Improve your understanding of how to use LinkedIn and create an online brand

Skill-building events and #MyGreenJob Career Fair

Leading up to PLT Canada’s virtual #MyGreenJob Career Fair on February 10, we have been hosting skill-building events for young adults to set them up for success at the career fair.

More job search resources to explore

Are you a young adult (age 15–30) living in Canada and looking for a Green Job? Check out our job board for available opportunities.


Headshot of Joel Neuheimer Joel Neuheimer, Vice President, International Trade, Transportation, HR and Corporate Secretary, Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC)

Joel has over 27 years of experience working with the Canadian forest industry and its partners worldwide, including roles within the federal government and industry. In his current role, Joel works with FPAC members and their partners to continually improve members global cost competitiveness.  This includes advocating for legislative and regulatory changes or other agreements that reduce costs, improve service, and accelerate improvements to the supply chain for members.Joel holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from McGill University and a Master of Arts in Communications from the University of Alaska in Fairbanks.

Headshot of Jerri TaylorJerri Taylor, Director of Diversity in Career Pathways, Sustainable Forestry Initiative

Jerri leads the career pathways programming, mentorship program, and Green Jobs employer training efforts at SFI. She holds a Master of Education and Human Development, with a concentration in School Counseling, from George Washington University and a Bachelors in Family and Consumer Sciences from the University of Maryland.

Headshot of Maria ChiarellaMaria Chiarella, Manager of Mentorship and Youth Programs, PLT Canada

Maria conducts outreach to help build and strengthen PLT Canada’s youth network and mentorship program. 


Young man holding a video camera in the forestAlex Leonard, Communications Coordinator, PLT Canada

Alex supports communications, specializing in creating engaging videos for social media, and playing a key role in our marketing and advertising campaigns.


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