Longshorewoman or pilot? Discovering carreers in the Port of Montreal
Immerse yourself in the world of the Port of Montreal thanks to these five videos on the jobs of port agents. Located 1600 km from the Atlantic coast, the Port of Montreal is strategically located in the heart of North America and serves 110 million consumers. Open to more than 140 countries around the world, it receives more than 2,000 ships each year and handles more than 35 million tonnes of goods. An essential logistics centre, the only container port on the St. Lawrence, well anchored in the city.
Margaret, maritime port agent
“Loading and unloading a ship, it’s like playing with Nintendo”: discover Genevieve’s account of being a longshorewoman at the Port of Montreal.
« Charger et décharger un navire, c’est comme jouer à la Nintendo » : découvrez le témoignage de Geneviève, débardeuse.
Claude, Environment Manager
Consulted before each new infrastructure project at the Port of Montreal, Claude assesses and integrates the risks for the site and the river.
Carole, environment consultant
Ensuring respect for the river while working with all the industries on its banks, a challenge taken up by Carole, environment consultant.
Simon, maritime pilot
“There’s always a surprise when you board a new boat”: Simon, a pilot, confides that it’s not easy to cross the Saint Lawrence.