Oil and Gas People celebrates 5th Birthday
Posted 28/09/2014 00:00
It is five years this week since Oil and Gas People went live, promising a better recruitment solution for candidates and recruiters. Set up by founder Kevin Forbes, an HSE contractor who worked in the industry, Oil and Gas People is now the industry's most popular job site with direct reach to over 1.5 million industry professionals globally and the site is utilised by 6000+ Recruiters from around the globe.
Oil and Gas People's mission is to offer companies a LIVE snapshot of the current oil and gas work force and it's availability. Other job boards become dumping grounds for CV's, only Oil and Gas People gives candidates full control of their profile and their visibility with a requirements to update their status every 60 days. Recruiters love being able to instantly find available candidates and our structured database means candidate profiles are more searchable than any other industry site.
Oil and Gas People's rapid growth is largely down to social media with over 1million members in our LinkedIn groups and close to 100,000 followers on our Facebook pages. Our huge reach has meant we have become a voice for the industry with our news regularly picked up in international media, TV, Tabloids, Radio and hundreds of news outlets online. Our Facebook page regularly gets in excess of 500,000 interactions per week. News has become a big part of our business and over the next few weeks we will be making significant improvement to our content pages.
Oil and Gas People is now the only independently owned oil and gas job board still run by people who work in the industry. Our unique model means that recruiters can post jobs, preview applicants and search our LIVE candidate database for FREE. With recruiters able to place candidates for as little as £10 we offer genuine cost savings of over 95% compared to other industry portals.
All of the above means as a professional who works in the industry you need to register and build your detailed profile on Oil and Gas People to ensure maximum exposure on your job search. Our 6 strong candidate support team is available to assist with any queries while registering on the site and are available by phone, email or through our live chat. Our candidate support team currently contacts over 5000 candidates per week ensuring our database remains live and current.
Be part of our success, update or register your profile today at www.oilandgaspeople.com