Energy Insights: Outlook on the 2024 Energy Market and U.S. Jobs

The oil and natural gas upstream markets in 2024 exhibit varying trajectories, characterized by market sentiment, prices, production levels, and corporate actions such as mergers. Each commodity and its producers seem to be heading towards different directions: What Does This Mean for Energy Jobs? The dynamics described in the analysis of the oil and natural […]

EPC Commissioning & Startup: Building your CSU Team

Introduction CCL recently embarked on a partnership with a leading U.S. engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company that had secured multiple significant scopes of work for oil and gas construction projects. These projects required a substantial number of contract laborers, particularly during the commissioning phase. CCL was approached to provide comprehensive support in identifying and […]

How to Stand Out in a Candidate Market: Attracting Niche Talent

In today’s candidate market, attracting the right talent can be a challenge, especially when it comes to niche talent that is hard to come by and may have other attractive offers. As a business, it’s important to find ways to stand out from the competition and attract the right candidates for your needs. We have […]

Outsourced Recruitment and Human Resources Model: Why it Makes Sense

As your business grows and your projects require a larger workforce, you may find that scaling your project workforce is both costly and difficult. Recruiting the right talent, setting up payroll and benefits, and managing a large number of employees can be overwhelming, especially if you don’t have the right infrastructure and expertise in place. […]

Timing is Everything: Critical Steps to Closing Job Offers

Timing is crucial in getting feedback from hiring managers and responsiveness from candidates, it can make or break your success rate in filling your company vacancies. Busy schedules, juggling multiple projects and managing other priorities may take away from the attention and focus required to keep the process moving.  Recruitment agencies are trained on the […]

Is Your Talent Pool Dwindling?

As we continue navigating unprecedented economic events, market shifts, and more competition in the job market, you may have discovered your talent pool is shrinking. In the energy industry, jobs are on the rise and there is plenty of work to go around, yet companies struggling to find and retain top talent. There’s a lot […]