HOUSTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swift Worldwide Resources, the premier supplier of manpower resources to the oil and gas industry, has expanded its North American presence by opening an office in Terrace, British Columbia.
Up and coming liquefied natural gas projects in Kitimat, Prince Rupert, and the surrounded areas led to the new branch's opening. In Terrace, Swift will be strategically located to staff permanent and contract positions in engineering, pipeline and safety.
"The oil and gas industry is in a very exciting position in British Columbia," said Swift CEO Tobias Read. "It's an emerging sector here, and we feel very lucky to have been welcomed into the Terrace community so warmly. We're proud to use our staffing expertise to help develop the market in the area."
Katja Lenihan, who moved from her previous Account Development Manager position in Swift's office in Perth, Australia, will be heading the new branch as Regional Manager.
About Swift Worldwide Resources
Swift Worldwide Resources is the premier supplier of manpower resources to the global oil and gas industry. With more than 25 years focusing exclusively in this sector, a database of 200,000 skilled personnel, a dedicated contract and permanent recruitment division, a logistics infrastructure spanning the globe and quality procedures accredited to ISO 9001:2008, it provides a world class service - Whatever it takes, wherever it takes us®. Swift is committed to investing in the local community and takes great pride in its ability to recruit, train and develop its national team of workers. For more information, please visit www.swiftworldwideresources.com.
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