Outreach

From A GED To A PhD, There’s A Place For You: Texas A&M University Win The AFPM Recruitment Challenge

As part of our work to promote workforce development in the fuel and petrochemical industries, AFPM has teamed up with EdVenture Partners to stage a student-based recruitment challenge and highlight the amazing opportunities our industries can provide to graduates at all...

/ May 12, 2016

Powering Our Prosperity By Hiring Our Heroes

The petrochemical sector is leading the resurgence of American manufacturing – 256 new projects and expansions have been announced, creating 465,000 direct and indirect jobs by 2023 due to the shale boom. In addition, the fuel and petrochemical manufacturing industries...

/ March 9, 2016

AFPM Celebrates Job Creation at Energy Day

America’s abundance of oil and natural gas resources are providing a variety of high-tech, well-paying career opportunities. More than 30 refining expansions worth $14 billion are currently under development across the United States. In addition, approximately 243 U.S. chemical investment...

/ September 30, 2015

Are You Up for the “Fossil Fuel Free” challenge? I am NOT!

Most people – including those who advocate against the use of fossil fuels – don’t realize that the vast majority of items they use on a daily basis are made from petrochemicals. I was thrilled to see that Western Energy...

/ September 29, 2015