Projections forecast that 5,700 new permanent, direct-hire oil sands related positions will be required from 2007 to 2012 in the Wood Buffalo region. Another 8,50 workers will be needed to replace employees lost due to attrition. This forecast does not include contractors or construction workforces that are also a significant requirement in the region.
The following are some links to Web sites that provide information on jobs related to the oil sands industry. These links will take you off this site:
Labour Market News -
Information for job searchers in the Wood Buffalo/Fort McMurray region
Careers & Employment - Links to sites with career opportunity listings
Industry - Oil sands developers and oil and gas associations