Archive for the 'Offshore Jobs' Category

Training Programs

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

Entry Level Oil Jobs Training Programs Having no experience in the Oil drilling industry is not necessarily an obstacle to getting work in an entry-level capacity.  It is perfectly possible to get hired on an offshore rig without having worked on one before (most of us were in that boat at one time). There are actually many [...]

Using a Resume Posting Service – Does it Help?

Monday, March 16th, 2009

When it comes to getting a new job, many of us are inclined to do-it-yourself, or perhaps interested in other fields besides the Offshore Oil drilling industry.  This is where it is important not to limit yourself to a specific niche, but rather, take a “shotgun” approach.  It’s like Roulette; the more of the board we have covered, [...]

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 [...]