Archive for the 'Offshore Jobs – Offshore Employment Guides' Category

The Fastest, Surest Way to get an Offshore Oil Rig Job

Monday, October 5th, 2009

Many of those thinking or dreaming about breaking into offshore work are stumped about how to go about it.  It really isn’t that difficult – once you know who the industry contacts are.  For this reason, many choose to save time and increase their chances of getting work on a rig by going through one of the [...]

Peak Oil Sparking Huge Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration Wave – and Huge Offshore Job Opportunities

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

Oil prices are soaring again, and oil and gas companies are responding by launching new exploration programs into extreme environments never before explored. Deep ocean drilling far offshore, extreme weather condition environments such as the arctic ocean, and deeper into the earth’s crust than ever before attempted. Going where no offshore platform has gone before [...]

Life Offshore

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Not everyone is meant for life offshore, but for those who seek for an adventurous job full of challenges, working offshore is an amazing lifestyle. Work schedules range from 14 on \ 14 off to 28 on \ 28 off. Workers usually are transported to the rig via helicopter, but sometimes, under windy weather conditions [...]

RigWorker

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

There is a huge workforce crunch taking place in the oil and gas industry, even with the economic downturn.  Over half of the energy sector workforce will be retiring in the next 10 years. This poses a monumental challenge to all companies in the sector, and ensures that job openings will continue to increase. There [...]