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These Calgary Employers Are Hiring Temporary Workers Right Now

  • 1 week ago
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During these challanging times, many of you in Calgary may be looking for temporary jobs in efforts to bridge the gap between now and when Oilfield work may stabalize. To that end, we've begun to create a list of employers in the Calgary area - some of which or oilfield and construction, many of which are not - in attempts to help you find work. You may find these below: Amazon: Hourly Pay Rate: $18.15 *Base pay is $16.15/hr. Earn additional $2.00/hr through 4/30/2020 (Night Shift Premium - A...

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US Oil Surges Record 24% as Trump Vows Involvement in Price War at 'Appropriate Time'

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Oil surges a record 24% after Trump says he'll get involved in the global price war at an 'appropriate time'. The U.S. President made another bold move today with respects to the American energy sector. Read More: A Price War Russia Started Now Has Them Scrambling to Save Their Economy The Department of Energy made an announcement that by the order of President Trump, the DOE will fill the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) to maximum capacity by acquiring 77 million barrels of American-made c...

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A Price War Russia Started Now Has Them Scrambling to Save Their Economy

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A Price War Russia helped to Start Now Has Them Scrambling to Save Their Economy. Russia’s revenues from oil and gas will be some $40 billion USD lower than planned due to crashing oil prices in a price war they themselves started with Saudi Arabia compounded by global fears surrounding COVID-19. Finance Minister Anton Siluanov - speaking at an expanded meeting of the Board of the Federal Treasury - admitted that the situation in the economy is developing "not in the best way" adding tha...

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Kitimat Workforce Slashed 50% as 'Abundance of Caution' Deployed for Worker Safety

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On Monday night, LNG Canada (along with main contractor, JGC Fluor) announced they would be reducing the number of workers at the Kitimat site, where workers are housed in a massive work camp. Meanwhile, US Based Hallilburton made moves to furlough 3,500 of it's Houston Employees. Further, LNG Canada will stop flying in workers who typically work two weeks in, 1 week out to its work site in Kitimat to reduce exposure to the workers who are already there. Currently there are about 1,750 w...

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Halliburton Cuts 650 Jobs in CO, WY, NM & ND Amid slowing Oil & Gas Activity

  • 2 weeks ago
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Halliburton confirmed Wednesday that they would be cutting 650 jobs across Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and North Dakota amid slowing oil and gas activity. Of these cuts, 178 were in Mesa County in western Colorado, according to a filing with the state’s Department of Labor and Employment. “The layoff is expected to be a permanent employment loss. At this time it is expected that the facility will remain open,” Justin Slaugh, the company’s district manager for the...

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