Whitecap, Raging River added the most employees of TSX-listed oil producers in 2016

Whitecap, Raging River added the most employees of TSX-listed producers in 2016

By Mark Young

April 25, 2017, 12:42 p.m.

 

 

Whitecap Resources and Raging River Exploration saw full-time and part-time employee numbers increase by 62 and 54 percent, respectively, between 2015 and 2016, according to annual data available on CanOils.

The two companies top the list of TSX producers to increase employee numbers in the last year, despite the continued challenging environment for oil and gas producers worldwide.

oil employee growth

Source: CanOils – find out more

At the other end of the spectrum, the TSX companies to let the highest portion of employees go this year were TransAtlantic Petroleum and Perpetual Energy. These companies cut their workforces by 59 and 57 percent, respectively, between 2015 and 2016.

oil employee shrinkage

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