Oil & Gas Growth Expected in 2014 – Dallas Fed

Refineries & Petrochemical Plants Are Struggling to Find Engineers and Construction Workers
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The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas reported that oil & gas companies in the 11th district, which includes Texas, expect further growth in 2014.

Texas respondents indicated particularly strong activity levels in energy, which means the Eagle Ford Job market will remain robust.

The Fed also noted demand for oilfield services was steady even though the rig count had fallen in response to more wells being drilled per rig. [Read more…]

Employment Growth Continues In The South Texas Eagle Ford – Dallas Fed

The Energy Sector Of The Economy Is Expected To Improve Further
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The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas released its most recent beige book and Eagle Ford job growth was noted as part of the steady labor market.

The report states “Financial firms added employees to comply with regulatory stress testing and wealth management, and noted employment growth in Austin and the Eagle Ford Shale area. Several contacts reported difficulty finding qualified people to fill vacancies…. A construction-related manufacturer noted truck drivers were in short supply.” [Read more…]

Eagle Ford Shale Jobs Available

Available jobs in the Eagle Ford Shale are now easier than ever to locate through the Eagle Ford Jobs section. For employers, introductory pricing is available to list your job openings specific to the Eagle Ford Play.

This weeks job highlight is an open position from Avanti Environmental. The company has a job opening for a “Regional Manager for Environmental Oil & Gas Inspection Services (San Antonio Area)”. Visit the jobs page to find out more.

The job market in the play is booming across South Texas. Not only are employers from large oil and gas cities like Houston, Dallas, and Oklahoma City looking for help, but the smaller towns such as Victoria, Carizzo Springs, Catoula, and others across the play are also ripe with job opportunities. If you’re looking for a job in the Eagle Ford, be sure to check the Eagle Ford job listings for your opportunity.

Check back weekly for updated job listings and be sure to utilize the filters and search function to find jobs in your field, with a certain company, or in the nearest town. [Read more…]