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Canadian Gas Processors Association (CGPA)

GPAC is a non-profit organization formed to promote the interaction and exchange of ideas and technology to those involved with or affected by the hydrocarbon processing industry.

Canadian Heavy Oil Association (CHOA)

The Canadian Heavy Oil Association (CHOA) is a multi-discipline, volunteer-based, not-for-profit association focused on heavy oil and oil sands projects and developments. CHOA is not a lobby group, and is proud of its membership of individuals.

Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM)

Founded in 1898, the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) is the leading not-for-profit technical society of professionals in the Canadian minerals, metals, materials and energy industries.

CIM has three strategic goals:

Canadian Oil & Gas Entrepreneurs - EPAC

EPAC,The Explorers and Producers Association of Canada, advocates on behalf of its member companies for sound government policy that promotes a thriving independent oil and gas sector. Canada's junior and mid-sized companies are a critical component of our nation's oil and gas industry, investing billions of dollars each year finding and developing new energy reserves while providing the North American market with a secure, reliable energy source.

Canadian Propane Association (CPA)

The Canadian Propane Association (CPA) is the national association for Canada’s propane industry, representing over 400 member companies in every region of the country.

Members include:

  • Producers
  • Wholesalers
  • Transporters
  • Retailers
  • Manufacturers, Distributors and Service Providers of Equipment and Appliances
  • Associated Industries

The CPA is based in Ottawa, with an office in Calgary.  Directors of Government Relations are based in Ontario, Alberta and New Brunswick.

Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG)

The Mission of the Society is to advance the professions of the energy geosciences - as it applies to geology; foster the scientific, technical learning and professional development of its members; and promote the awareness of the profession to industry and the public.

To accomplish this Mission, the Society has established five Goals:

Career Builder

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Career in Oil + Gas

In response to a strong need for a credible and comprehensive source of Canadian petroleum industry career information, the Petroleum Labour Market Information (PetroLMI) Division of Enform created the Careers in Oil + Gas website. The site launched in November 2007. The development of the site was directed and funded by key stakeholders and is the result of the work and collaboration of eight key partners:

Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada)

Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) is the national organization established to support a unified Canadian accounting profession. We represent highly qualified professionals who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to providing the highest standards of accounting, ethics and best business practices.

Checklist for a Job Search

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