Skilled Trades Industry Fosters Rewarding Careers for Women
By: Elizabeth Suddard, Reporter
Jessica Arsenault is a Level 3 carpenter apprentice in Liverpool, N.S. who is working towards Red Seal certification. Her career hasn’t necessarily followed a linear path. Initially, Arsenault went to university and completed an English degree, but she felt like she was “spinning her tires” and couldn’t envision herself in that sort of setting for the rest of her life. She was struggling to find the right path until she had a pivotal moment while building a deck with her dad. The full story here.