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Jobs In The Oil Industry | S-W-MS-W-M

Jobs In The Oil Industry

Posted on Aug 16, 2013  

 

While there have not been too many big advancements in oil in terms of MWD parts, there is still some big news to report, and the best part is all of it is good news. There is expected to be an increase in jobs in the oil industry, in fact some are even saying that there will be a shortage. USA Today recently reported that the United States is expected to overtake Saudi Arabia as the Worlds leading oil producing country. This means that there will be an increase in jobs in our industry over the next few years. In 7 years, it is estimated that there will be 1.3 million new jobs created.

Last week we focused on those that work aboard oil rigs, we briefly went over their rigorous schedule that is necessary to ensure oil rigs are safely operated. This week we thought we would talk about a position you might not necessarily think about in the oil industry.

The oil industry is all about geology. One of the many positions that will need to be filled in our industry over the next few years are geologists. Geology plays a crucial role in our industry, especially when it comes to drilling. Geologists have an eye for parts of the earth that other might not. Geologists have a crucial role, their findings can lead to millions of dollars being spent in drilling efforts. Since their role is vital to the industry, they are compensated quite nicely. Established geologists can bring anywhere from $100,000 to $150,000 depending on their experience level and where they work.

When it comes to jobs in the oil industry, geologist might not be the first thing you think of. However, with the industry booming the way it is, we can expect to see a wide variety of openings to come. The next few years should reveal a lot about where the industry is headed, so far it looks as if the oil and gas sector will be booming for quire a while and jobs in the oil industry should be abundant. In a time where the economy is often questioned, it is nice to hear some positive news regarding available jobs in the foreseeable future as well.

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