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Supervisors in this unit group supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers engaged in drilling for oil or gas, operating service rigs, or providing oil and gas well services. They are employed by drilling and well service contractors and by petroleum producing companies.
fracturing supervisor, multi-service operator, rig manager, toolpusher, well services crew supervisor.
- Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers who drill for oil and gas, operate service rigs or provide oil and gas well services
- Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate work activities with other departments
- Requisition materials and supplies
- Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity
- Train workers in job duties, safety procedures and company policies
- Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions
- Prepare production and other reports
- May set up machines and equipment.
Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Oil and Gas Drilling and Service in Newfoundland and Labrador
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||<Not assigned>||2013-07-31|
A Working in Canada Report for this occupation is available separately for each of the regions of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2013
- Astaldi Canada has started the hiring process to build the powerhouse and dam at Muskrat Falls. Employment is expected to peak to about 3,300 workers. Priority will be given to qualified Innu workers, then workers in Labrador.
- The provincial government has announced a moratorium on hydraulic fracking in NL until further reviews have been completed and policies developed (available in French only)
- A tentative four-year agreement has been reached between the provincial government and the Association of Allied Health Professionals representing 600 public employees in NL. A ratification vote will take place in the coming weeks.
- According to the latest report on Muskrat Falls, 1,019 employees from the province of NL were working on the project in July 2013. There are a total of 1,376 employees working on the project.
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