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NES Global Talent joins Pink Petro to help diversify the energy workforce

Blog Post created by Mary Johnson on May 8, 2018

NES Global Talent joins Pink Petro to help diversify the energy workforce

Partnership solidifies NES corporate commitment to providing top talent to oil and gas, chemicals, power and more

Tig GilliamALTRINCHAM, UK — (May 8, 2018) — NES Global Talent, an international staffing firm specializing in technology and engineering recruitment across multiple industries, has partnered with Pink Petro to support women professionals in energy industry jobs. Based in Houston, Pink Petro is a global community of men and women aimed at ending the gender gap in energy.

Over the past 40 years, NES Global Talent has built its reputation on providing the oil and gas industry, among other sectors, with the highly skilled talent necessary to compete in the global marketplace. The partnership with Pink Petro reflects NES’ commitment to ensuring that talent pool is also highly diverse.

“The research is undeniable: Companies rich in diversity are more successful than their more homogenous counterparts. At NES, we have long recognized the value of diversity. That’s why aligning with Pink Petro made perfect sense,” said Tig Gilliam, NES Global Talent CEO (above). “This partnership makes it clear to our internal team members, as well as our external clients and community, that we are committed to ensuring the energy workforce of the future is one built on inclusion.”

The partnership with Pink Petro will provide live and on demand professional development, coaching and mentorship opportunities for NES professionals and executives — men and women. It also unites the NES Global Talent team of 650 with Pink Petro’s community of 10,000 energy leaders committed to sharing best practices on diversity in the workforce and elevating women in the industry.

“Pink Petro was built around the need to bust the gender gap in energy — so that women could succeed and the industry could reap the rewards of a talented, inclusive workforce,” says Katie Mehnert, Pink Petro founder and CEO. “NES Global Talent gets that, and we are thrilled to have them join our fast-growing community of leaders in energy.”

About NES Global Talent

NES Global Talent is an award-winning manpower specialist that provides candidates across the oil and gas, power, construction and infrastructure, life sciences, manufacturing, chemicals, mining and IT sectors worldwide. The company provides guaranteed staffing solutions, sourced from a global talent pool by a dedicated, discipline-specific team of over 650 staff spread across over 48 offices in 28 countries throughout Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.nesgt.com.

 

About Pink Petro

Pink Petro is the leading global community and social enterprise aimed at ending the gender gap in energy. Using social technology, its mission is to elevate and connect individuals, companies and industry to create a connected, inclusive workforce and supply chain. The community has a presence in 120 countries and in nearly 500 companies across energy in oil and natural gas, LNG, renewables, and nuclear. For more on how your company can join Pink Petro and take the lead in diversity and inclusion, click here. 

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