Shortage of workers for highly skilled positions in drilling and oil pump maintenance, among others
Mon, Sep 19, 2016 - 5:50 AM
Oil industry consultant Monty Besler says If oil prices can be sustained in the US$50-60 per barrel range, "that starts to bring the outside money back in - the investment groups that were pouring money into the Bakken (shale formation) before".
Williston, North Dakota
IN the chilly air before dawn, a handful of men and women huddle in front of a small, one-storey building on the outskirts of Williston.
They are waiting for Command Center, a temporary work agency, to open.