Archive for May, 2015

Hello PetroLMI, Goodbye Job Board

Posted May 21, 2015 by Blog AdministratorCareer Planning, PetroLMI News

Over the last two years, the Petroleum Human Resources Council has undergone an exciting period of transition. In 2013, we were acquired by Enform Canada, a move that allowed for the consolidation of Enform’s safety and training services and the workforce planning services of the Council into one integrated national entity serving Canada’s upstream oil and gas industry.

We are pleased to announce that we are furthering our integration by launching a new name and visual identity for the former Council -­ Petroleum Labour Market Information (PetroLMI) Division of Enform. ... Continue reading

Employment Impacts report available for download!

Posted May 19, 2015 by Blog AdministratorLabour Market Information

In 2014, the oil and gas industry spent more than $125 billion on exploration, development and production activities in Canada, supporting more than 720,000 direct and indirect jobs. With an anticipated $31 billion reduction in capital and operational expenditures in 2015, the Canadian economy could lose as many as 185,000 direct and indirect jobs related to the oil and gas industry, a 25 per cent decline from 2014, if spending patterns were to remain the same when compared with previous years.

This is according to a new employment impact assessment released today by the Petroleum La... Continue reading