Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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 West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador Region
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|
|West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador Region||0001-01-01|
According to the 2006 Census, only a small number of people (less than 30) are employed in this occupation in the West Coast - Northern Peninsula - Labrador region. Therefore, it is likely that the chances of finding employment in this occupation are LIMITED.
This means that there are relatively weak employment opportunities for skilled workers in this occupation. Although employment opportunities are limited in the West Coast - Northern Peninsula - Labrador region, opportunities may exist in other regions of the province.
People who are interested in work elsewhere should research the opportunities for this occupation in other labour markets across the province.
While Supervisors, Oil and Gas Drilling and Serviceare employed in all areas of the province, when compared with all occupations, a larger portion of them (66%) are employed in the Avalon Region.
Local Labour Market News
Week of Apr 01 – Apr 05, 2013
- Hebei Iron and Steel Group of China has invested $182M in the Kami mine project in Labrador West. Engineering and construction work is expected to begin late in 2013 and a work camp is scheduled for May or June. Production is expected to start in 2015.
- A protest led by the NunatuKavut Community Council is underway in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Members are protesting over a lack of fair consultation with the provincial government on the Lower Churchill hydro project.
- Thomas Resources, a subsidiary company of Pennecon Group, is seeking approval from the city of Corner Brook to do exploratory drilling near Corner Brook Lake to determine the feasibility of a garnet and kyanite quarry
Week of Mar 11 – Mar 15, 2013
- A group of companies led by Altius Minerals has volunteered to clean up old mining exploration sites in Labrador. Cleanup is planned for the summer of 2014.
- Tata Steel Minerals Canada has invested $30M in Labrador Iron Mines to assist with the direct shipping of ore, upgrade rails and construct a deep water port at Sept-Îles
Week of Feb 11 – Feb 15, 2013
Week of Feb 04 – Feb 08, 2013
- Two companies that were contracted to work on the expansion of the Iron Ore Company of Canada in Labrador City have been asked to leave
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