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PetroLMI kicks off 2018 with new project, Canada’s Changing Oil and Gas Workforce: Labour Market Information and Insights

Posted March 1, 2018 by Blog AdministratorPetroLMI News

Three years after oil prices began to plummet and overall expansion of the oil and gas sector halted, the labour market is still adjusting. While unemployment rates have declined in recent months, much of it has to do with workers leaving the oil and gas industry for different opportunities. The recent stabilization of oil prices has created some optimism, but, continued uncertainty about the economic and market challenges, combined with regulatory, environmental and geopolitical forces are limiting new investment prospects.

Oil and gas companies and service providers that support th... Continue reading

PetroLMI adds Job Bank postings and French content to careers in oil and gas website

Posted September 28, 2017 by Blog AdministratorPetroLMI News

PetroLMI has launched an additional feature to Career Explorer, its unique career planning tool, which now allows users to not only search and compare more than 100 occupations in the oil and gas industry, but link directly to relevant job postings on the Government of Canada’s Job Bank website.

Job postings listed on Job Bank can be searched through Career Explorer by job title, type of work and location.

“This added feature allows job seekers to not only consider a new career or a career change, but allows them to ... Continue reading

Oil and gas industry transformation prompts shifts in labour force requirements says PetroLMI reports

Posted September 26, 2017 by Blog AdministratorLabour Market Information, PetroLMI News

As the oil and gas industry transforms itself to become sustainable in a lower commodity price environment, it is experiencing some notable shifts in labour force requirements, a skills mismatch and a shrinking labour force, according to two studies released today by PetroLMI, a Division of Enform.

“The downturn in the oil and gas industry that began in late 2014 has created a structural shift and a refocus – from one of growth to operational performance improvements and it is having significant implications for labour productivity improvements, hiring practices, the types of... Continue reading

2017 to be a pivotal year as Canada’s oil and gas industry strives for recovery and growth

Posted March 30, 2017 by Blog AdministratorLabour Market Information, Labour News, PetroLMI News

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2017 is expected to be a pivotal year for Canada’s oil and gas industry, setting the stage for industry activity and job recovery over the next five years, according to the Labour Market Outlook 2017 to 2021 for Canada’s Oil and Gas Industry report, released today by PetroLMI, a Division ... Continue reading