Archive for February 22nd, 2016

Taking a peek at 2020

Posted February 22, 2016 by Blog AdministratorLabour Market Information

Last week, we launched the Oil Sands Construction, Maintenance and Operations Labour Demand Outlook to 2020 report to provide insight into the longer-term hiring requirements in the oil sands sector. What did we find?

  • For the first time, the oil sands sector is shifting from a phase of growth and expansion to a phase focused on improving the reliability and performance of existing operations.
  • The growth of 5,170 operations and 4,700 ongoing maintenance jobs will be offset by a decrease in demand for about 10,305 on-site construction workers.
  • At pea... Continue reading