IRS Announces Mileage Rate Increase for 2018

The IRS has announced an increase to the standard mileage reimbursement rate for business miles to 54.5 cents per mile, effective January 1, 2018.  Please begin using our updated expense report template for all of your 2018 expenses. 

Year-End Accounting Items

December 31st is right around the corner.  As you compile a list of tasks you need to accomplish before the end of 2017, please add one more item to your list:  review your personal payroll information via the ADP portal and immediately report any corrections needed to UP’s accounting department.

Welcome to UP

Where matching engineering, project controls and other technical professionals with employment opportunities in the oil & gas, utilities and specialty manufacturing industries continues to be our passion - and the hallmark of our success - for over 30 years. A national WBENC-certified agency headquartered in New Orleans, UP is recognized as a leader in technical staffing serving Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas and many locations beyond.

Major Clients

Some of our clients include: Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Shell, Valero, and other leaders in the oil & gas, utilities and specialty manufacturing industries

Clients & Employers

Why UP?
UP provides qualified personnel to execute your projects safely, on time and within budget.

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Career Seekers

Why UP?
UP offers job opportunities through our partnerships with major corporations in the industries we serve.

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We are proud of our status as an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V.