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Filling the employee pipeline

Companies that have been involved in oil and gas in North Dakota for decades have been concerned with keeping their pipelines full: both with product and with future employees.  As the technology involved in petroleum production has changed, so too has the skillset required from employees.  That was the challenge…

Plant construction at Dakota Prairie Refining progressing on schedule

Recruiting and hiring process for 80+ employees starting Construction of the first greenfield refinery to be built in the U.S. since 1976 is on track and now moving into the initial employee recruiting and hiring phase.  In total, the refinery will require more than 80 full-time personnel, with the largest…