I want to work in...Forestry

 

This list of links and resources has been carefully compiled by our Careers Consultants and Careers Information Team to provide you with the key knowledge you need if you are considering a career in this line of work.   All the links are reviewed regularly to ensure the source is reliable and the information is accurate and relevant.

 

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Typical job profiles

Forrest/Woodland Manager (Prospects) 

Forrest Officer 

 

Useful online resources

The Guide: Land based Industries Independent e-zine

Forestry Skills Forum & Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Useful information on careers in forrest management.

Scottish Forestry

Forestry and Land Scotland

 

Job sites and specialist recruiters

Forestry Jobs - GreenJobs 

Jobs - Forestry Commission

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV)

National Trust

Trees for Life

The Woodland Trust

Forestry Journal

 

Professional bodies

Forestry and Land Scotland (formerly Forestry Commission)

Institute of Chartered Foresters  

 

 To find out more about what it's like to work in this career, use the linkedin alumni tool to make contact with strathclyde alumni working in this area.