Category: Energy Workforce News

  • August Employment Report: OFS Jobs Rise Again as Sector Reaches Closer to Pre-Pandemic Levels

    Employment in the U.S. oilfield services and equipment sector rose by an estimated 6,854 jobs to 648,914 in August, according to preliminary data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and analysis by the Energy Workforce & Technology Council (Energy Workforce). Gains in August make OFS employment the highest since the COVID-19 pandemic began, but […]

  • Leslie Beyer Recognized With Houston Business Journal’s Most Admired CEO Award

    Energy Workforce & Technology Council CEO Leslie Beyer earned recognition from the Houston Business Journal as one of the “Most Admired CEOs” of 2022 this summer. She is one of 45 honorees who represent outstanding company leadership across a variety of industries in Houston. She was nominated for her leadership and positioning Energy Workforce as […]

  • International Trade Administration Fall 2022 Energy Industry Engagements

    The International Trade Administration is inviting energy service companies to attend a slate of events this fall. Energy Opportunities in Ukraine Webinar Series, September 14Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has had disruptive effects on the Ukrainian energy sector in many ways, revealing its energy vulnerability and potential for energy service and technology companies. Join the U.S. […]

  • Energy Workforce Welcomes New Member Gladiator Energy

    Gladiator Energy has become the latest company to join the Energy Workforce & Technology Council. Well intervention operations range from basic applications in the well to complex downhole challenges and each require a custom designed solution. Gladiator Energy offers industry specific skills, safe solutions, and top-notch service through a wide range of support services. Their […]

  • Houston Energy Course Trains Foreign Service Officers With Immersive Look at Industry

    Energy Workforce & Technology Council’s esteemed Foreign Service Officer Houston Energy Course kicked off this week with a highly anticipated return to in-person training sessions. Twenty-seven U.S. foreign and civil service officers stationed in 14 countries traveled to Houston to participate in an immersive look at the oil and gas industry from all sectors and […]

  • Remembering Kenny Jordan, Former AESC Executive Director & Energy Workforce Vice President

    Today, the Energy Workforce family mourns Kenny Jordan, former Executive Director of the Association of Energy Service Companies and Vice President with Energy Workforce & Technology Council. Kenny served in many leadership roles in the energy industry, including serving as Executive Director of the Association of Energy Service Companies starting in 2005, and as its […]

  • Permian Basin Chapter Welcomes Henry Resources, Pickering Energy Partners

    Energy Workforce’s Permian Basin Chapter hosted a luncheon on August 23, with more than 80 Member Company employees attending to hear from Patrick Cohorn, Operations Manager, Henry Resources. Lex Hochner, Managing Director, Pickering Energy Partners, gave a market outlook. Hochner said OFS operations are as challenging as they’ve ever been. While commodity prices have recovered, […]

  • High-Performer Spotlight: Stephanie Wallace, Oil States International

    Stephanie Wallace, HS&E Manager – Programs and Systems, Oil States International, is a graduate of the Executive Leadership Program. She recently shared her insights on the energy services and technology sector. ENERGY WORKFORCE: What is your role with the company? What does a typical day look like? Stephanie Wallace: I am the Health, Safety and […]

  • Marshall Dodson, President & CEO, Key Energy Services, Advises Members on Leading With Empathy

    Having empathy as a leader is understanding how your decisions will be thought about and felt by others in the organization, advised Energy Workforce Board Member Marshall Dodson, President & CEO, Key Energy Servicers, to audience members during a leadership forum on August 18. The forum, sponsored by the Emerging Executives Committee, was moderated by […]

  • Members Discuss the Employee Experience in 2022 & Beyond

    Members discussed the employee experience during the final session of a labor market series in partnership with PwC. This episode of the series, sponsored by the Human Resources Committee, was moderated by Energy Workforce COO Molly Determan and Advisory Board Member and HR Chair Bonnie Houston, NOV, with speakers Justin Hall, Transformation Partner, Edie Reid, Director […]

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