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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/24/2012

More workers needed for oil sands: Report

CALGARY — Alberta’s oil sands sector is projected to grow its workforce by 73 per cent by 2021, according to a report released by the Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada. Some oil sands operations and occupations are expected to add more than 100 per cent of their current workforce by 2021. Demand for more workers is being driven by growth, retirements and turnover.

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